December 2015 - March 2016 Articles

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Dancing Classrooms - "Colors of the Rainbow" Competition
3/31/2016
All fifth grade classes from Black Diamond Elementary and Sunrise Elementary participated in this program and won silver and gold! Click the headline for details and photos.

EMS Featured in Washington State STEM Video
3/29/2016
We would love for you to take a moment to learn about the good work occurring at Enumclaw Middle School!

Magic Strings Open Enrollment
3/24/2016
Applications are due April 8th. To learn more about this program, click the headline link.

Christine Williams Receives Governor's Volunteer Service Award
3/24/2016
Enumclaw School District employee, Christine Williams, is the recipient of the Governor's Volunteer Service Award for the state of Washington! Click the headline to learn more.

Kibler Power Update 10:10AM
3/21/2016
Kibler is operating smoothly this morning with limited power. Click the headline link to learn more.

Limited Power At Kibler
3/21/2016
This morning, Monday, March 21st, Byron Kibler Elementary has limited power in the building. Click the headline to learn more.

21st Annual Pow Wow
3/17/2016
This year's Pow Wow will be Friday, March 25. Click the headline to learn more about this event.

EMS Art Students' Varied Mediums
3/16/2016
Mrs. Kathy Lobdell, EMS Art Teacher, provided her students with many different re-purposed materials for art expression. Click the headline for photos and details.

Happy Classified Week!
3/16/2016
This week is Classified Public School Employees Week. Click the headline for information and photos.

People's Choice Award
3/15/2016
EHS senior wins Art Show People's Choice Award. Click the headline for more information and photos.

Camp Invention
3/14/2016
Camp Invention is coming to Enumclaw School District, July 11-15, 2016. Click the headline to learn more.

Congressman Reichert Visits Forensics Class
3/10/2016
Lisa Horton's Forensics class at Thunder Mountain Middle School had the pleasure of a visit from Congressman Dave Reichert today. Click the headline to learn more.

Medallion Presentation Ceremony
3/8/2016
EMS student Emma Murphy was presented with her medallion at last night's board work-study. Click the headline for photos and more information.

Skyward Unavailable Saturday, 3/12/16
3/7/2016
Skyward will be unavailable this Saturday, March 12 beginning at 12:01am and ending by 9:00pm.

TMMS Student Headed to State National Geographic Bee!
3/7/2016
Kyle Bowen, a 6th grade student at Thunder Mountain Middle school has qualified for the state level competition! Click here to learn more.

Kevin Smith named District II Agriculture Administrator of the Year!
3/3/2016
EHS Assistant Principal and CTE Director Kevin Smith was nominated as Administrator of the Year. Click the headline to learn more.

FFA District II Young Member of the Year
3/3/2016
Mark Berryhill has been awarded the FFA District II Young Member of the Year Award! Click the headline to learn more.

PSESD 2016 Regional High School Art Show Honors
3/1/2016
Four of our students have been honored with a regional art award. Click the headline to learn more and view photos.

Leadership Advisor of the Year
2/23/2016
EMS teacher, Karl Karkainen has been named the Washington State Middle Level Leadership Advisor of the Year! Click the headline for access to a video.

STEM Expo 2016
2/23/2016
"MAD SCIENCE" was all around the Enumclaw Expo Center Exhibit Hall on Thursday evening, February 11 during the STEM Expo! Click the headline to learn more.

Google Expeditions Travels to our District
2/23/2016
Google Expeditions, which is a new product that allows teachers to take their classes on virtual field trips, visited Westwood Elementary. Click the headline link to learn more.

Ed Hatzenbeler Selected As New Director of Business and Operations
2/10/2016
After a rigorous application and interview process, Ed Hatzenbeler has been selected as the new Director of Business and Operations. Click the headline to learn more.

State Top Honors for EMS Student Volunteer
2/9/2016
EMS student is the middle level representative for the NASSP Prudential Spirit of Community Service Award for Washington State! Click the headline to learn more.

Phone Service Restored
2/8/2016
External phone service has been restored to all district sites.

Phone Service Currently Down
2/8/2016
Our phones are currently down throughout the district to make or receive external calls. Click the headline to learn more.

Kindergarten Round-Up!
2/8/2016
The Enumclaw School District will hold its 2016 kindergarten registration and orientations in March. Click the headline for more information.

EHS Cheer Team Wins WIAA State Championship!
2/1/2016
Our cheer competition team is the 3A/4A CoEd Cheer Team State Champions! Click the headline for more information and photos.

Preparing Students for Their Future, Not Our Past
2/1/2016
Jeff Utecht, Washington state native and internationally recognized leader in Instructional Technology has spent numerous hours in our district and was the guest speaker at the State of Education Address. His speech is available by clicking the headline link.

Power Restored: EMS, SR and SW
1/28/2016
Power has just been restored at our schools!

Power Outage: EMS, SR and SW - Updated @12:38
1/28/2016
The power is out at EMS, Sunrise and Southwood. PSE indicates they will be re-routing power and power to our buildings should be restored shortly. Schools will remain in session.

Family Resource Fair Open House
1/27/2016
The Family Resource Fair is an opportunity for special education students and families to connect with resources. Click the headline to learn more.

Letter from Board President Regarding EHS Construction Costs
1/22/2016
Click the headline to read this letter.

4th Annual STEM Expo
1/21/2016
The Enumclaw Schools Foundation in partnership with the Enumclaw School District will present the 4th Annual STEM Expo on Thursday, February, 11 from 4:00-7:30pm. Click the headline to learn more.

AP Geography Students "Hangout" with Teachers in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait
1/20/2016
AP Geography students had the exciting opportunity to use Google Docs and Google Hangout to connect with American teachers living in Kuwait and Saudi Arabia.

Students Have Gone Google!
1/20/2016
Students in the Enumclaw School District now possess an Enumclaw School District Google Apps for Education Account! Click the headline to learn more.

Enumclaw High School Construction Costs
1/14/2016
Click the headline to access a video link of information, from Superintendent Mike Nelson, regarding Enumclaw High School construction costs.

EHS Drama presents the 6th Annual One Act Play Competition
1/14/2016
Starting tonight three original scripts compete for the audience's vote! Click the headline to learn more.

EHS Athletics Hall of Fame Night
1/14/2016
Our high school will be holding their annual EHS Athletics Hall of Fame Night on Friday, 1/22. Click the headline to learn more.

District Prepares to Launch Student Google Apps for Education Accounts
1/11/2016
The Enumclaw School District is pleased to provide all our students with a Google Apps for Education student account within the safety of the Enumclaw School District domain. Click the headline to learn more.

Microsoft Guest Enriched "Hour of Code"
1/6/2016
As you may know, each December features the worldwide "Hour of Code". Our district was very fortunate to have a Senior Program Manager from Microsoft visit several schools on Thursday, December 10. Click the headline link for the article and photos.

Schools Running Two Hours Late Today 1/4/16
1/4/2016
Schools are running two hours late today. There is no morning preschool and no out of district transportation.

"Hour of Code"
12/17/2015
Last week students from all over the world participated in the "Hour of Code", and our district had students in every school who participated. Click the headline for more information.

9th Annual State of Enumclaw School District Address
12/11/2015
Mark your calendars for the 9th Annual State of Enumclaw School District Address, in the EHS Commons on January 14, 2016! Click the headline for more information.

READY! for kindergarten
12/9/2015
Our next READY! for kindergarten session is January 12, 2016! Click the headline to learn more about this great program!

Schools Open and On Time
12/9/2015
Our schools are open and running on time today. Click the headline for more information.