August - November 2008 Articles

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Outstanding EMS Student Musicians Chosen For ALL STATE!
11/26/2008
Click this headline to read the announcement by Lynda Alley, the Band/Orchestra director at EMS.

Ten Enumclaw Teachers receive National Board Certification!
11/24/2008
It is with great excitement that the Enumclaw School District announces the following teachers as having passed the rigorous process of National Board Certification!

Long-term Closure of Green River (Kummer) Bridge on Highway 169
11/18/2008
Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) crews will close the SR 169 Kummer bridge tonight at 7 p.m., Nov. 18. Read the press release which includes links to webpages here.

2008-09 School Improvement Plans Released!
11/18/2008
Each November, all schools in the Enumclaw School District submit their school improvement plans to the Board of Directors for approval.

Parent/Community Climate Survey
11/13/2008
We encourage you to take our online survey which is open from Friday, November 14, 2008 through Friday, December 12, 2008. It is a short survey available online in both English and Spanish.

Athletic Schedules For Districts and State
11/12/2008
We are posting the schedules and brackets for the Girls Varsity Soccer, Swimming/Diving and Volleyball teams here. What an exciting time!

Sunrise Principal Chris Beals and Superintendent Mike Nelson Receive Honors
11/10/2008
Congratulations to two deserving educators. Click this link for more details including a photograph and the PowerPoint from the conference.

Enumclaw Ranked Top Overall Finisher Among All SPSL
11/6/2008
Please help us celebrate! Click on the headline for a link to the standings along with comments from our athletic director, Mr. Tim Tubbs.

EHS Choir's Murder Mystery Night
11/3/2008
Another wonderful opportunity to relax and enjoy a night out on the town has arrived this week!

Family Access Downtime
11/3/2008
Family Access will be unavailable this Saturday, November 8, 2008 for monthly maintenance and upgrades to the system.

Woohoo!
10/31/2008
The Enumclaw School District is proud to announce that over 7200 food items were collected the last four days for local food banks as a service project leading up to the football game last night with White River. Click on the headline to read additional details and anecdotal stories about this endeavor!

Mike Nelson Receives An Award
10/28/2008
Our Board of Directors announced today that Mike Nelson, our superintendent, is being honored with the EDUCATING THE WHOLE CHILD award at the Washington State Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development Conference.

Southwood Elementary Honored
10/22/2008
Southwood Elementary is being honored and recognized this morning at 9:30 at Garfield High School in Seattle as a SCHOOL OF DISTINCTION!

Chris Beals Receives An Award
10/17/2008
The following was announced today by the Washington State Association of Supervision and Curriculum Development.

2008-2009 SPSL Champions
10/17/2008
Enumclaw will post two more league championship markers on the gym wall as a result of athletic events this week.

Community Book Club
10/17/2008
Our fall discussion/event will be held Thursday, November 13th, at the Enumclaw High School Library, 6:30 -7:30 P.M.

ENUMCLAW SCHOOL DISTRICT and EHS KEY CLUB are thrilled to present: A FALL FOOD DRIVE for our COMMUNITY
10/13/2008
This food drive for the week of Oct. 27th - Oct. 30th is a competition between the White River and Enumclaw School Districts.

Green River Bridge Final Repairs Began Today
10/13/2008
The second phase of repair work on the slope by the Green River bridge began today.

EHS Varsity Football Game Date Change
10/10/2008
The Enumclaw - White River football game has been moved off of Halloween and is now rescheduled for Thursday, October 30. The game will be held at White River starting at 7:00pm.

Washington State Healthy Youth Survey
10/10/2008
The Washington State Healthy Youth Survey measures health risk behaviors that contribute to morbidity, mortality, and social problems among youth in Washington State.

PSAT recognition
10/10/2008
Enumclaw High School principal Jill Burnes announced that students, J Carr and K Callison, received letters of commendation.

Board Goals
10/10/2008
The Enumclaw School District Board of Directors and Enumclaw School District Staff have worked together to create a strategic approach to help All Students Achieve at High Levels.

Thunder Mountain Lock Down
10/10/2008
TRANSFERRED FROM OLD NEWS WEB PAGE: Thunder Mountain Middle School was placed in lock down this morning as a precautionary measure.

Upcoming Open Houses
10/10/2008
TRANSFERRED FROM OLD NEWS WEB PAGE: Here is a list of upcoming open houses and other information nights.

Highway 169 - Bridge Work(pdf)
10/10/2008
TRANSFERRED FROM OLD NEWS WEB PAGE: UPDATED - Phase one is now complete 9/05/08. Here is an explanation of the work by the WSDOT.

Back to School Rally!
10/10/2008
TRANSFERRED FROM OLD NEWS WEB PAGE: The Enumclaw School District will be hosting a "Back to School Rally" on August 28.

Gerrie Garton Named Black Diamond Principal
10/10/2008
TRANSFERRED FROM OLD NEWS WEB PAGE: I am pleased to announce that Gerrie Garton has been named principal of Black Diamond Elementary School!

Ginger Callison Named Thunder Mountain Principal
10/10/2008
TRANSFERRED FROM OLD NEWS WEB PAGE: I am pleased to announce that Ginger Callison has been named principal of Thunder Mountain Middle School.

BD Principal Opening and Input
10/10/2008
TRANSFERRED FROM OLD NEWS WEB PAGE: The position of Black Diamond Elementary Principal for the 2008-09 school year is currently posted throughout our region and state.

TMMS Principal Opening and input
10/10/2008
TRANSFERRED FROM OLD NEWS WEB PAGE: Thunder Mountain Principal Darin Adams has accepted the Principal position at Mt. Baker Middle School in Auburn. We would like to invite you to contribute your wisdom in the selection process.

School Supplies
10/10/2008
TRANSFERRED FROM OLD WEB PAGE: School Supplies lists are available here.

Distribution of Information on Meningococcal Disease
9/29/2008
TRANSFERRED FROM OLD NEWS WEB PAGE: The 2005 Washington State legislature enacted a new law to educate parents and students about the dangers of Meningitis for children, and to further inform parents about the availability of vaccines to prevent the occurrence of this deadly disease.

Important 2008-2009 Dates for EHS Students
9/29/2008
TRANSFERRED FROM OLD NEWS WEB PAGE: Here is a list of dates that students should be aware of, especially Juniors and Seniors.