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Seattle teachers protest $39.7 million in cuts to librarians, administrators  KING5.com

SEATTLE — Several dozen Garfield High School teachers staged a "walk-in" Thursday morning to protest a school funding shortage that will cut librarians, ...



Issaquah HS Students Circulate Photo With Racist Message  Sammamish, WA Patch

Issaquah HS Students Circulate Racist Post - Sammamish-Issaquah, WA - A picture of a student asking another student to an annual dance contained a racist ...



18 Puget Sound Students Get National Merit Corporate Scholarships  Bellevue, WA Patch

Puget Sound Teens Get National Merit Scholarhips - Bellevue, WA - See the students from across Puget Sound, including Bellevue, who earned scholarships ...



Arthur: There was a racist incident at my alma mater, Issaquah High, and I have something to say  Seattle PI

On April 1, a disturbing message out of Issaquah High School began circulating on social media. In a picture initially posted to Snapchat, two white students from ...



Seattle Public School District Says Garfield High School Teachers Are Violating Their Contracts  TheStranger.com

Garfield High School teachers staged a sit-in today because two of their teachers' positions were cut. The district has contacted the school twice and claimed that ...



Newark Academy Gears Up For National High School Jazz Band Competition with Intensive Workshop  New Jersey Stage

(LIVINGSTON, NJ) -- On Wednesday, March 27, Newark Academy, one of the 15 national finalists competing in Jazz at Lincoln Center's 24th Annual Essentially ...



Kim-Khanh Van Vying To Replace Don Persson On Renton Council  Renton, WA Patch

Renton Position 7 Council Race Heats Up - Renton, WA - The race to replace retiring Renton Councilman Don Persson has so far attracted two candidates.



Seattle Public School District Docks Teacher Pay for Sit-In  TheStranger.com

The Seattle Public School district is attempting to dock pay from Garfield High School teachers involved in a sit-in three weeks ago. On Friday, Sept. 28, teachers ...



From Garfield High to Kiss the Sky: Jimi Hendrix's local roots  Crosscut

James Marshall Hendrix is someone who frequently comes up in GOAT (Greatest of All Time) discussions about guitar players. The rise of Jimi Hendrix as a ...



Garfield hires Marvin Hall to coach girls basketball  The Seattle Times

Hall served as an assistant coach on the Bulldogs' boys Class 3A state championship team and girls state runner-up finish in March.



‘Freedom to buy books:’ 100 Seattle high school students get gift of literacy  Q13 News Seattle

SEATTLE-- It's a slow weekday morning at Elliot Bay Bookstore on Capitol Hill. As least until the quiet is broken when a yellow school bus pulls up in front along ...



Hundreds marched through Seattle on Martin Luther King Jr. Day  KING5.com

SEATTLE — A Martin Luther King Jr. Day march took place Monday starting at Garfield High School in the Central District to Westlake Park in downtown Seattle.



2 Seattle High School Bands In Essentially Ellington Competition  Patch.com

2 Seattle High School Bands In Competition - Seattle, WA - The prestigious Essentially Ellington competition happens at Lincoln Center in New York in May.



Seattle student arrested for threats that teacher reportedly dismissed  KING5.com

Seattle police have arrested a student for allegedly making threats to shoot his classmates at Garfield High School. Officers were called to the school on ...



‘I’m going to turn into a diamond’: Garfield’s Sav’ell Smalls has worked to become one of top players in nation  The Seattle Times

The junior is rated as the No. 3 recruit in the nation, and he has the offers from the top colleges to show for it. He'll announce his top nine...



Student Voices: We shouldn’t eliminate gifted classrooms. We should make them equitable.  The Seattle Times

General education was not meeting Millan Philipose's learning needs. Now a student at Garfield High School, he didn't love school until he entered a gifted ...



Joe Nguyen Is an AOC of the Washington Senate  TheStranger.com

In the beginning of his tenure as a Washington state senator, Nguyen said people often mistook him for an aide when he walked around the Capitol building.



NBA star Brandon Roy will return to coach Seattle Garfield in 2019-20 season  USA TODAY High School Sports

Brandon Roy, the former NBA star turned prep coach at Seattle schools Nathan Hale (where he won a national title with Michael Porter Jr.) and Garfield ...



Garfield High robot 'Slinky' qualifies for world championship  KING5.com

Fifteen Seattle high school students are heading to Texas for a world championship robotics competition. Robotics clubs are pretty common at local schools, but ...



The Shooter - News  TheStranger.com

One of the nation's first school shootings took place at Seattle's Garfield High. Two students were shot after a Martin Luther King Day assembly. How come no ...



Texas football player's story prompts probe of Garfield High School recruitment  The Seattle Times

Seattle is investigating possible recruitment violations tied to the Garfield High School football team in light of allegations made by a youth from Texas who ...



Seattle Public School District Says Teacher Displacement Is Not a Race or Economic-Equity Issue  TheStranger.com

Seattle Public Schools answers your burning teacher displacement questions.



Washington's best public high schools ranked  KOMO News

SEATTLE – With classes starting up again in less than a month, what better way to ring in the school year than knowing what the best public high schools are in ...



'Microcosm of the city': Garfield High principal navigates racial divide  The Seattle Times

After leading Seattle's storied Garfield High School for more than a decade, Principal Ted Howard is having a crisis of conscience, wondering if his hard line with ...



Hundreds In Puget Sound Participate In National School Walkout  Seattle, WA Patch

School Walkouts Underway In Puget Sound - Seattle, WA - From Garfield High School in Seattle to Gig Harbor High School, students around the region ...



Male athletes at Garfield high school mentored how to interact with women  KING5.com

Male athletes from Seattle's Garfield High School are featured in a new video as they take part in a program that highlights how coaches can positively influence ...



Ways to celebrate MLK Day around Puget Sound  KING5.com

Here's where to find an event in Western Washington to honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.



Renton HS Dancers Need Your Help To Win At Bubblin Brown Sugar  Renton, WA Patch

Renton HS Competing At Bubblin Brown Sugar - Renton, WA - Here's how you can help the Renton High School Black Student Union dancers win one of the ...



All of a sudden, Washington state is a hotbed for high-school football talent. Here’s why.  The Seattle Times

The rise of the Seahawks and Huskies? A population boom? More coaches recruiting the area? Either way, the Seattle area is producing football talent a clip ...



Former NBA All-Star Brandon Roy steps down as Garfield (Seattle) head coach  USA TODAY High School Sports

Brandon Roy, the former Portland Trailblazers standout who made three NBA All-Star teams, has reportedly stepped down as his prep alma mater's head coach.



Garfield's football coach addresses recent controversy ahead of 2017 season  KING5.com

On the eve of Garfield High School's first football game in 2017, the team's head coach is talking football, off-the-field controversy, and why he wanted to play ...



Garfield High School through the years  Seattle Post Intelligencer

The home of the Bulldogs has a long, rich history of music, sports, diversity and famous grads. Here's a look. By By VANESSA HO. A look at Garfield High School ...



Washington’s National Merit Scholarship semifinalists named; Seattle’s Lakeside tops list  The Seattle Times

Washington's semifinalists, along with 16000 others across the nation, had the highest scores on the 2017 PSAT taken by 1.6 million high school juniors last ...



Why our kids need Seattle voters to renew the local education levies | Opinion  Crosscut

As a Seattle Public Schools graduate, parent of three daughters who graduated from Garfield High School, and now a proud grandparent, I know strong public ...



Race & Sports: It's not just a game  KING5.com

This series explores how social justice issues shape sports now and throughout history, and how sports can be more inclusive with regards to race and gender.



Gun seizure team works to stop next school shooting  KING5.com

Police say most school shooters are young, and they arm themselves with their parents guns. So police and prosecutors in King County are trying to get guns out ...



Brandon Roy suffers first loss as a high school basketball coach  USA TODAY High School Sports

Between two schools over two seasons, former NBA star Brandon Roy had yet to lose a game as a high school basketball coach. Until Tuesday.



Seattle weekend traffic and transit: Womxn's March and MLK Day  Curbed Seattle

What's affecting getting around this weekend—and how to ride transit to it (or around it)



Garfield HS football coach didn't violate recruiting rules, investigation finds  KING5.com

A third-party investigation found no evidence that Garfield High School or head football coach Joey Thomas violated WIAA and district recruiting rules. “Based on ...



Teacher dismissed student's threat of shooting at Seattle's Garfield High  Longview Daily News

Earlier this month, a Garfield High School student told classmates he planned to pull the school's fire alarm and, once the students were outside, he would begin ...



Kay Powers, teacher and free-speech crusader, has died at 76  The Daily Herald

They put into law what Kay stood for,” says former colleague who recalls Cascade High controversy.



Is a Strike Looming at Seattle Public Schools?  Seattle Weekly

“Each of us play a role in educating our children, and we need to be treated as professionals,” Phyllis Campano, Seattle Education Association (SEA) president, ...



Seattle football power Garfield under investigation for recruiting after player arrived from Texas  USA TODAY High School Sports

A year after historic Washington power Bellevue was hit with stringent penalties including a ban from the postseason for recruiting, another Seattle-area ...



Seattle Public Schools and Teachers' Unions Spar Over Alleged Deficits  Seattle Weekly

SPS says the McCleary Supreme Court ruling will cost them money, while teachers argue it should increase funding.



The 75-year-old Seattle activist you ought to know  Crosscut

On certain days, Mike Tagawa might say his biggest claim to fame was that Jimi Hendrix left Seattle still owing him a quarter. They were classmates at Garfield ...



Some Seattle school PTAs can afford extra teachers. Should they spread the wealth?  KUOW News and Information

Roosevelt High School in north Seattle is a fundraising machine. The school's fundraising groups have $3.5 million in assets. Its foundation has paid for ...



Why More Than 200 Garfield High School Students Are Boycotting a Standardized Test, in Their Own Words  TheStranger.com

Roughly 220 students at Garfield High School have opted out of taking a new standardized test called the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium, part of ...



Mercer Island HS Ranked Among Best In WA: U.S. News  Mercer Island, WA Patch

Washington Has 3 U.S. News Best Schools - Mercer Island, WA - U.S. News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country. See how ...



Teen shot near Garfield High is Seattle Public Schools student  The Seattle Times

The 17-year-old boy was wounded in a Monday shooting near the Garfield Teen Center. The suspected gunman is still being sought.



2019 Womens March In Seattle Will Last All Weekend  Seattle, WA Patch

Women's March 2019 In Seattle This Weekend - Seattle, WA - The Seattle Womxn's March has organized a three-day weekend full of events for the third annual ...



Garfield High athletes take a stand against sex assault  KING5.com

A program that started at Garfield High School more than two years ago is gaining attention on campuses across the country for taking on the issues of sexual ...



Hundreds get into rhythm at Garfield drumline expo  Seattle Globalist

Marcel Robinson practices with the Garfield High School drumline before performing at the 8th Annual Bulldog Drumline Expo (BDX) on Saturday, May 28, 2016 ...



Student Walkouts Planned Friday On 19th Anniversary Of Columbine  Seattle, WA Patch

Friday Student Walkouts Will Protest Gun Violence - Seattle, WA - Students at schools around Puget Sound will stage a walkout at 10 a.m., part of a nationwide ...



Terry Mosher: Easter an almost forgotten basketball star at Olympic College  Kitsap Sun

Terry Easter, a Garfield High School graduate who played two years of basketball at Olympic College in the early 1960s, may have had the best three ...



At 25, Running Start is a success. Now it must attract students who need it the most.  Seattle Times

The dual-credit program that allows students to get college credits while in high school at little cost is proving to be a national model, but benefiting most are ...



Bellevue Schools Ranked Among Best In Nation: U.S. News  Bellevue, WA Patch

Washington Has 3 U.S. News Best Schools - Bellevue, WA - U.S. News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country. See how ...



5-Star OLB makes first visit to FSU, ready to return soon  247Sports

5-Star OLB Sav'ell Smalls recaps his trip to Florida State.



School shootings are incredibly rare, but threats and lockdowns are frequent. Families say those take a toll.  KUOW News and Information

“There's a lockdown at school," Madeline, a sixth-grader, whispered into her phone. "I just wanted you to know I love you." The message was for Madeline's mom ...



Garfield High School's Black Student Union keeps legacy of activism strong  Seattle Globalist

Garfield High School's Black Student Union strengthens the school's civil rights legacy with a new set of challenges and opportunities.



Alleged gang leader arrested at Garfield High School  Q13 FOX

SEATTLE -- An alleged gang leader busted inside Garfield High School has been accused of trying to lure kids into a life of crime. The school's resource officer ...



Seattle’s classic street skateboarding spots  Curbed Seattle

The University of Washington's Red Square is one of Seattle's classic plaza skate spots. At its height in the early aughts, it was the center of entire era of Seattle ...



Garfield high 'super team' has six transfers, raising questions  KOMO News

SEATTLE -- Some rival fans are crying foul over the Garfield High School basketball team, accusing the Bulldogs of creating a "super team" by transferring six ...



Kirkland Students Vote To Keep Controversial Mascot  Kirkland, WA Patch

Students Vote To Keep Juanita 'Rebels' - Kirkland, WA - A name associated with the secessionist Confederates will remain the name of the Kirkland high ...



Seattle youth on the rise for Black Lives Matter  Seattle Globalist

Students at Garfield and Rainier Beach high schools are taking the lead as activists.



6 things to do in Seattle  Crosscut

Jen Elek's large-scale "Blanket," made of individual blown glass tubes, nods to pointillism and pop art. It's featured in Tacoma Art Museum's new Benaroya Wing.



Seattle Takes A Knee On Martin Luther King Jr. Day  Patch.com

Seattle Takes A Knee On MLK Day - Seattle, WA - Issues like the local housing crisis and recent remarks by Donald Trump marked Seattle's annual MLK Day ...



Four Questions About the Garfield High School Rape Case  TheStranger.com

I've been following the Garfield High School rape case, which was first reported by Al Jazeera America and then analyzed smartly by Jezebel's Lindy West.



Search for missing Seattle woman complicated by her age, autism  KING5.com

The Seattle Police Department is searching for a missing 19-year-old woman with autism who disappeared a week ago. Amber O'Neil is a student at Seattle ...



Parents and Students Weigh In on School District's Strategic Plan  Seattle Weekly

When Seattle Public Schools (SPS) Superintendent Denise Juneau arrived at the school district last year, she stated a commitment to learn from families, ...



Seattle Teachers Union Approves Contract Agreement  Seattle Weekly

Educators will continue the school year with a slight pay raise following their approval of a yearlong contract late Saturday afternoon. Over 5,000 teachers and ...



Garfield High grad, singer Leah LaBelle dies in car crash  KING5.com

Former NBA player Rasual Butler and his wife, Garfield High School graduate Leah LaBelle, were killed in a single-vehicle accident in Southern California early ...



Newark Academy Band To Compete In 24th Annual Essentially Ellington High School Jazz Band Competition & Festival  New Jersey Stage

(LIVINGSTON, NJ) -- Jazz at Lincoln Center has announced that Newark Academy is among 15 finalists who will compete in the 24th Annual Essentially ...



More than 100 students involved in Garfield hazing incident  Q13 FOX

SEATTLE -- It was Garfield's principal, Ted Howard, who first got tipped off that something was going on last Friday at the Washington Park Arboretum.



She left Microsoft to build a school — and change a white-dominated industry  Crosscut

From the day Trish Millines Dziko started working in the tech industry in the late 1970s, people who looked like her were missing. More often than not, Dziko was ...



Oak Hill takes charge early to dismiss No. 11 Garfield  USA TODAY High School Sports

Oak Hill Academy (Mouth of Wilson, Va.), playing most of the game without top scorer and McDonald's All-American Keldon Johnson, crushed No. 11 Garfield ...



Why are Seattle Public Schools still so segregated?  Seattle Globalist

For years Seattle Public Schools have hosted magnet programs in schools with lots of students of color. But that doesn't help if those programs mostly serve ...



Spin Control: Washington Democrats may not use presidential primary to award delegates  The Spokesman-Review

Legislative Democrats change Washington presidential primary so the results can be used to pick the nominee. Will state party use it?



GEICO Nationals boys quarterfinal preview: Oak Hill Academy vs. Garfield  USA TODAY High School Sports

Perennial power Oak Hill will face Seattle Garfield Thursday at the GEICO High School Nationals in New York.



Shadle Park’s boys worked overtime to make their way to state tournament  The Spokesman-Review

The Shadle Park boys basketball team had to play in two full loser-out games on the same day to qualify for the State 3A tournament.



What Happened When One Seattle Principal Tried to Fight the School-to-Prison Pipeline  TheStranger.com

If you've been paying attention, you've probably heard about calls to end the "school to prison pipeline." In Seattle, some of the loudest advocates for shutting ...



Seattle weekend traffic: SR-99, I-5, Seahawks, and Oktoberfest  Curbed Seattle

What's blocking up traffic this weekend and how to ride transit to it (or around it)



Honkfest West was a hoot and a holler in White Center  Westside Seattle

Honkfest West, a celebration of everything musical and horn driven brought a healthy crowd to the middle of White Center on June 2 as multiple bands took over ...



Report: Four-star Garfield (Seattle) PF J'Raan Brooks decommits from St. John's  USA TODAY High School Sports

That sound you hear is the positive St. John's vibes coming to a screeching halt as four-star forward J'Raan Brooks decommits: https://t.co/81F5w9yzWs #sjubb.



Brandon Roy leaves Nathan Hale (Seattle) for alma mater Garfield  USA TODAY High School Sports

Brandon Roy, who led Nathan Hale (Seattle) to the Washington state 3A title and the No. 4 final ranking in the Super 25, will be the new coach at Garfield, his ...



Dr. Robert Gary Named 2015 Garfield Golden Grads Hall Of Fame Inductee - The Seattle Medium  Seattle Medium

Dr. Robert (Bob) Gary has been selected to be a 2015 inductee into the Garfield High School Golden Grads Hall of Fame. Dr. Gary – who was nominated by ...



Garfield High School honors Brandon Roy with jersey retirement  Dailyuw

Former Washington men's basketball team star Brandon Roy had his legacy further cemented as one of the greatest basketball players from Seattle at his alma ...



Seattle School District and Teachers Union Reach Tentative Contract Agreement  Seattle Weekly

After threat of a possible strike, the Seattle Education Association (SEA)—a union that represents more than 5,000 teachers and other school employees—came ...



After closure to start year, Central District swimmers will enjoy Medgar Evers pool overhaul in 2019  CHS Capitol Hill Seattle News

Central Seattle swimmers will have to start 2019 without the public pool closest to Capitol Hill. The Central District's public Medgar Evers Pool on the community ...



A look at shootings at Washington schools  The Spokesman-Review

More than a dozen shootings have taken place on school grounds in Washington in the past 23 years. The most deadly was the 2014 shooting at Marysville ...



MLK march winds through downtown Seattle  KING5.com

A rally and march wound through downtown Seattle to honor the late civil rights activist Martin Luther King Jr. Monday's event started with an Opportunity Fair at ...



Garfield High School Signing Day 2016  KING5.com

Garfield High School celebrates 3 basketball stars signing their NLI's, November 9th.



Top Neb. hoops recruit Ed Chang transferring to Garfield (Seattle) to play for Brandon Roy  USA TODAY High School Sports

https://twitter.com/EdChang_1/status/898016367017943040 Last year, former NBA standout Brandon Roy arrived at Nathan Hale (Seattle) and instantly turned ...



TAO, James Fu  Buffalo News

TAO - James Fu Age 85, of Williamsville, NY, died Friday, July 20, 2018 with his loving wife at his side after a brief but hard-fought fight against cancer. Son…



Garfield High star Jaylen Nowell announces commitment to Huskies  The News Tribune

One of Washington state's top high school basketball players says he is staying home to play for the Washington Huskies.



Seattle Educators Vote to Authorize Strike  Seattle Weekly

Teachers will picket for the second time in three years if an agreement isn't made with the district by Sep. 5.



Plans coming together for 2019 Seattle Women's March — UPDATE  CHS Blog

UPDATE 1/14/19: Three days of activism begins Saturday 1/19/19 with a rally and march from Cal Anderson Park: 1/19/19: Seattle Womxn's March starts at Cal ...



Seattle police arrest suspect in home invasion  KIRO Seattle

Seattle police arrested a suspect early Friday morning after a home invasion in the Rainier Beach neighborhood.



Franklin High School through the years  seattlepi.com

Franklin High School may have been the second high school built in Seattle, but it's the oldest one still around. The school first started 111 years ago as a way to ...



Brown breaks UW 200 meter record in second meet as a Husky  Dailyuw

On the first day of the UW Invitational, standout freshman sprinter Iman Brown broke the Washington record in the 200 meter dash in just her second race in a ...



Garfield, O'Dea coach boys into men who respect women  KING5.com

Several Seattle-area coaching are teaching their players about violence-prevention.



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