December 2012 - March 2013 Articles

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Magic Strings Open Enrollment
3/27/2013
Our Magic Strings program is accepting applications for next school year. Click the headline for additional information.

District Hosting Family Resource Fair
3/19/2013
On Saturday, March 30th, 2013 the Enumclaw School District is hosting a Family Resource Fair for special education students and their families. For more information, click the headline.

Westwood Green Team Chosen as 2013 King County Earth Heroes!
3/18/2013
Congratulations to Westwood teacher Laura Hoover-Sanders and the Westwood Elementary Fifth-grade Green Team for being selected as 2013 King County Earth Heroes! Click the headline to learn more.

Vocal Solo and Ensemble Competition Highlights
3/11/2013
This weekend was the Vocal Solo and Ensemble Competition, and EHS hornets represented well. Click the headline for details.

Read Across America Day
3/4/2013
Read Across America Day was March 1. Click the headline to find out who visited a Black Diamond Elementary classroom to read to the students.

2013 Kindergarten Registration and Orientations
3/1/2013
Click the headline for dates, times and registration requirements.

EHS Art Students Win Outstanding Achievement Awards!
2/25/2013
Two of our high school students won Outstanding Achievement awards. Click the headline for more details.

Family Access Downtime
2/25/2013
Family Access will be unavailable this Saturday, March 2, 2013 starting at 12:01a.m. and ending by 9:00 p.m.

OSPI Supt. Dorn Praises Southwood and Sunrise As Reward Schools!
2/22/2013
Click the headline to read the press release from OSPI Superintendent Dorn regarding Reward Schools. The Enumclaw School District has two of the 75 reward schools in the state of Washington!

Special Olympics Basketball
2/21/2013
On Jan. 30, 2013, the Enumclaw Hornets Special Olympics basketball team played against the White River Hornets Special Olympics team for a "Bonding of the Bridge" game. Click the headline to learn more about this game and all the sports in the Enumclaw Special Olympics program.

ESF Mardi Gras luncheon A Huge Success!
2/13/2013
Yesterday, our Enumclaw Schools Foundation hosted their third annual Mardi Gras luncheon at the Enumclaw Field House. Over 200 community and business leaders; click the headline to learn more about this wonderful event.

Sunrise and Southwood named "Reward Schools" for high progress!
2/11/2013
Superintendent Mike Nelson received information from Olympia with the news that Sunrise Elementary and Southwood Elementary have been named "Reward Schools" by the OSPI! Click the headline to learn more!

EHS Winter Sports Champions! - UPDATED 2/11/13
2/4/2013
For the latest updates on our teams, click the headline.

EHS Student Named WIAA Athlete of the Week
1/31/2013
One of our high school Girls' Wrestling Team members has been named WIAA Athlete of the Week! Click the headline for her name and a link to a website with more information.

EHS Band Solo and Ensemble Winners
1/28/2013
Click the headline to learn who won the Green River Music Region Content over the weekend.

EHS Sports Starting Post Season! - UPDATE
1/28/2013
Click the headline to find out the lastest status and upcoming games for our teams.

Achievements Celebrated at State of Education Address
1/25/2013
The district's top 10 achievements for 2012 were celebrated last night. Click the headline to access a link to an article in the Enumclaw Patch.

EHS Sports Weekend Highlights
1/25/2013
We have several events today and tomorrow. Click the headline for details.

Climate Survey Trends For 2012-2013
1/24/2013
We want to thank you for your participation in our 4th Climate Survey! We value and appreciate your feedback. Click the headline to access a link with a summary of the collective results.

2013 Competitive Cheer Team Members Qualified For STATE
1/22/2013
Congratulations to our 2013 Competitive Cheer Team members who have qualified for STATE! Click the headline for details.

Enumclaw Schools Foundation 3rd Annual Jazzing Up Education Luncheon
1/16/2013
The Enumclaw Schools Foundation is holding their 3rd Annual Jazzing Up Education Luncheon on February 12. Click the headline for more details.

5 EHS Juniors In Washington Aerospace Scholars Program
1/14/2013
Five of our high school juniors are among 287 other high school juniors from 119 different public, private and home-school organizations across Washington state participating in this program. Click the headline for more exciting information!

EHS DECA Students Heading to State
1/10/2013
Three of our high school DECA students will be heading to State competition. Click the headline to learn more.

ELEMENTARY BUS SNOW ROUTES ONLY - NORMAL START TIME
1/9/2013
Due to the weather conditions, our elementary school buses are running snow routes only. School is starting at normal time. Click the headline to access snow route information.

School Board Appreciation Month
1/7/2013
As of January 2, 2012 Governor Christine Gregoire declared the month of January School Board Appreciation Month. Click the headline for more information and a photo.

Individual Achievement Program (IA) Testing - Forms Due 1/25/13
1/3/2013
This year the testing date will be February 9, 2013 for grades 2-4. Click the headline to access additional information.

Notice of Public Hearing
12/21/2012
On January 8, 2013, beginning at 6:30 p.m., the Enumclaw School Board will hold a hearing to receive comment from interested persons and parties regarding the Enumclaw School District's proposal to transfer certain territory from the Tahoma School District to the Enumclaw District.

Messages to Newtown, Connecticut
12/20/2012
Yesterday, the high school sponsored a touching event where all were invited to write messages to the families at Sandy Hook Elementary. Click the headline for more information and photos.

Reaching Out to Newtown, Connecticut
12/18/2012
On Wednesday (12.19.12) at 11:15 in the EHS Commons, EHS Principal Jill Burnes is inviting any interested students, staff members and community members to join her in writing notes and letters of support and encouragement to the community of Newtown, Connecticut. Click the headline for more information.

SCHOOLS RUNNING TWO HOURS LATE TODAY, TUESDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2012
12/18/2012
Schools are running two hours late today, Tuesday, December 18, 2012 with limited bus transportation and no out of district transportation due to weather conditions. There will be NO morning kindergarten or ECEAP.

Letter To Families - Updated
12/17/2012
Today a letter will be sent home with our students regarding the Connecticut tragedy. Click the headline to read this letter from Mr. Nelson, the Enumclaw and Black Diamond mayors and the Enumclaw and Black Diamond police chiefs.

Superintendent Mike Nelson Sends Out The Following Message To All Parents This Evening
12/16/2012
Click the headline to read Mr. Nelson's message.

Family Resources Related To Connecticut Tragedy
12/15/2012
We are sure thinking about our families this weekend as they have conversations with their children about the school shooting in Connecticut. Click the headline to access a couple of resources to view that may help.

Connecticut Tragedy
12/14/2012
Superintendent Mike Nelson sent the following letter to staff in response to the tragic school shooting in Connecticut. Click the headline to read it.

State of Education Address & Free Soup Supper
12/12/2012
Our sixth annual State of Education Address will be January 24 at 6:00p.m. There will be a few enhancements this year. Click the headline to learn more!

Board of Directors Invites YOU!
12/6/2012
The Enumclaw School District Board of Directors would like to invite you to come by for coffee and conversation at 6:00 p.m. prior to the board meetings and board work studies which begin at 6:30 pm at the following dates and locations:

Black Diamond Elementary Receives 2012 School of Distinction Award!!
12/6/2012
Black Diamond Elementary is one of only 54 schools across the state of Washington to receive the 2012 School of Distinction Award for its outstanding improvement in student achievement. Please click on the headline for more information!

Enumclaw/White River Rivalry Continues!
12/5/2012
The long football rivalry between Enumclaw and White River won the top rivalry vote in Washington State! Thanks for voting! Please click on the headline for more information!