Tagged with 'Schools'

PHOTOS: Volunteers unite to build new playground in Tukwila Saturday

PHOTOS: Volunteers unite to build new playground in Tukwila Saturday

On Saturday, June 8, volunteers from Delta Air Lines, Impact Public Schools and the community transformed an empty site into a kid-designed, state-of-the-art playground in just six hours at Impact | Puget... [Read more]

Middle School student with weapon reported near Foster High campus

Middle School student with weapon reported near Foster High campus

On Wednesday afternoon (June 5) there were reports of a Showalter Middle School student possibly carrying a handgun near the Foster High School campus in Tukwila, the Tukwila School District reported. Late... [Read more]

Success Foundation seeking applicants for Apollo Next Giant Leap Student program

Success Foundation seeking applicants for Apollo Next Giant Leap Student program

The Success Foundation – the charitable enterprise of the Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce – announced that they will be sponsoring two teams for the NASA ANGLeS Challenge program as part of the... [Read more]

Three finalists for Tukwila School District Superintendent announced

Three finalists for Tukwila School District Superintendent announced

The Tukwila School District Board of Directors announced on Tuesday, Oct. 16 that it has selected three candidates for the Interim Superintendent position. These three finalists will be interviewed today... [Read more]

Next Tukwila School District Family Engagement Night is Oct. 18 at Showalter

Next Tukwila School District Family Engagement Night is Oct. 18 at Showalter

The next Tukwila School District Family Engagement Night will be held on Thursday, Oct. 18, starting at 5 p.m. at Showalter Middle School. This meeting is open to all grade-level parents, and it will focus... [Read more]

Agreement reached, and Tukwila Schools are back in session

Agreement reached, and Tukwila Schools are back in session

An agreement has been reached between the Tukwila School District and their employees that will give the TEA and TCEA staff a 10% raise apiece. This ratification allowed for school to begin on Monday,... [Read more]

Possible agreement reached between Tukwila School District & union

Possible agreement reached between Tukwila School District & union

Looks like there may be a possible agreement between the Tukwila School District and Tukwila Education Association, which would end the current strike, both the district and union announced Friday, Sept.... [Read more]

UPDATE: Due to teacher strike, first day of school cancelled for Wed., Sept. 4

UPDATE: Due to teacher strike, first day of school cancelled for Wed., Sept. 4

UPDATE: The Tukwila School District announced on Tuesday (Sept. 4), that due to an impending strike, the first day of school will be canceled Wednesday, Sept. 5. There will be no transportation service,... [Read more]

Tukwila School Board fires Dr. Judith Berry as Superintendent

Tukwila School Board fires Dr. Judith Berry as Superintendent

On Tuesday, Aug. 28, the Tukwila School District Board terminated the contract of Dr. Judith Berry, who had been serving as Interim Superintendent. The duties of Superintendent will be taken over by Dr.... [Read more]

VIDEO: Watch Seattle Southside Chamber’s ‘State of Our Schools’ event

VIDEO: Watch Seattle Southside Chamber’s ‘State of Our Schools’ event

On Friday, Aug. 10, the Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce held its first-ever ‘State of Our Schools’ luncheon, featuring Tukwila School District Interim Superintendent Dr. Judith K. Berry,... [Read more]