Timberline High School's newspaper staff was recently recognized by the North Thurston School Board for winning first in state and fourth in the country in student journalist competitions.
The Blazer earned first place and numerous awards at the Washington State Journalism Education Association competition in March.
It went on to win fourth place in the "Best of Show" news magazine category at the National High School Journalism Convention in San Francisco, Calif. in late April.
School district officials didnt have to look very far to find a new leader for Tumwater High School.
A teen who is filing a civil rights complaint about alleged bullying incidents at Olympia High said he's been expelled from the school.
More than $7,000 was raised during Black Hills High Schools Darlene Dally Memorial Scholarship Walk on Saturday, according to marketing teacher and DECA advisor Brenda Knowlton.
Two administrators from Seven Oaks Elementary School in Lacey will take the helm at other schools on July 1, according to North Thurston Public Schools spokeswoman Courtney Schrieve.
After several years of budget slashing, the Olympia School Board has been given a proposed spending plan that is filled with the “e” word: Enhancements. Superintendent Dick Cvitanich presented his proposed $93.5 million budget package for the 2013-14 school year during Monday night’s meeting.
River Ridge High School in Lacey was evacuated at about 8:15 a.m. Monday due to a small oven fire in the schools kitchen, according to Cortny Martin with North Thurston Public Schools Community Relations department.
The Olympia School Board will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Knox Administrative Center, 1113 Legion Way SE, Olympia.
North Thurston High Schools Math Club recently took first place at the Evergreen State Colleges Math Competition, according to North Thurston Public Schools spokeswoman Courtney Schrieve.
Tumwater School Board will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the district office board room, 621 Linwood Ave. SW, Tumwater.
A Tumwater school administrator has resigned amidst a district investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct between a former paraeducator and student.
The North Thurston School Board will meet at 7 p.m. today at the Dr. John W. Gott Administrative Center, 305 College St. NE, Lacey.
Olympia High School has been named one of “America’s Best High Schools 2013” for its efforts in turning out college-ready graduates, according to a list released this week by Newsweek and The Daily Beast.
People are invited to donate school supplies, backpacks, cleaning supplies, childrens books, food and toiletries during North Thurston Public School Employees Stuff the Bus event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Costco parking lot in Lacey, 1470 Marvin Road NE, Lacey.
Hear about the history of Lincoln Elementary Schools Options Program and talk to its founders during a presentation at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the school gym, 213 21st Ave. SE, Olympia.
Sean Shaughnessy will begin July 1 as principal of Roosevelt Elementary School.
A tree limb was removed from an overhead line, and power has been restored to customers in Lacey, according to Puget Sound Energy.
A bear sighting was reported in the 2900 block of Libby Road in Thurston County shortly after 3 p.m. today, according to North Thurston Public Schools spokeswoman Courtney Schrieve.
The Olympia School Board will hold a special meeting at 6:30 p.m. tonight at the Knox Administrative Center, 1113 Legion Way SE, Olympia.
The Yelm FFA Plant Sale will be open until 5 p.m. today and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the high school greenhouses, 1315 Yelm Ave. W.
Black Hills High Schools DECA Club is holding a walk from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 11 to raise money for the Darlene Dally Memorial Scholarship.
The Tumwater School Board will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the school district board room, 621 Linwood Ave. SW, Tumwater.
There will be an Information Night from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Avanti High School, 1113 Legion Way SE, Olympia.