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Hundreds Of Washington Seniors Are National Merit Semifinalists  Bellevue, WA Patch

Washington National Merit Semifinalists - Bellevue, WA - See which students from high schools across Washington were nominated for merit scholarships.



Anger At Sound Transit Fare Checks On Seattles First School Day  Seattle, WA Patch

Fare Enforcement Outrage On 1st Day Of School - Seattle, WA - A Seattle teacher on Wednesday photographed two students getting checked by Sound Transit ...



State softball: Garfield becomes first Seattle Public Schools team to win championship  The Seattle Times

LACEY — It's one of the most incredible stories in state softball tournament history, and Garfield High School's program capped it with a finish made for fairy tales ...



Dori: Greedy Garfield High School teachers effectively cut librarian’s salary  MyNorthwest.com

Teachers at Garfield High School just had to have those massive raises last fall. Now the librarian's position is being cut to half-time.



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 ...



Clarence Acox, a giant of Northwest jazz, leaves a lasting legacy at Garfield High School as he retires  The Seattle Times

After 48 years, a titan of Seattle jazz education is leaving the band room. Come fall, for the first time in decades, Clarence Acox, the 71-year-old, nationally ...



4 Seattle High Schools Ranked Among 20 Best In Washington  Seattle, WA Patch

WA Schools On Elite US News List - Seattle, WA - The annual U.S. News & World Report best high school rankings are out. See where local high schools ...



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, ...



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 ...



‘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 ...



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.



'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 ...



MARTHA “MARTI” LAMMERS  Mercer Island Reporter

Martha “Marti” Lammers, age 81, of Mercer Island, passed away Monday, August 12, 2019. Born in Seattle on December 23, 1937, she was the only child of the ...



Five-star linebacker Sav’ell Smalls leaving Garfield to return to Kennedy Catholic  The Seattle Times

The move makes the Lancers a state contender as it returns much of the best offense in the state and helps shore up a defense that struggled last season.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Racist depiction on Roosevelt High newspaper cover presents ‘an opportunity for us as a district to get it right’  Seattle Times

Coincidentally, the image was published just before educators and students were to launch next week's Black Lives Matter at School initiative, a series of events ...



Seattle Students Make Final National Merit Scholarship Round  Seattle, WA Patch

Final National Merit Scholars Of 2019 - Seattle, WA - The National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced the final scholarship winners of 2019 on Monday.



Teen shot near Garfield High School; police still looking for suspect  Q13 FOX

SEATTLE -- Seattle police are still searching for a gunman who shot a teenager Monday afternoon near Garfield High School. Just before 4 p.m, officers ...



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 ...



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 ...



1 dead, 2 wounded in shooting in Seattle’s Central District; unknown number of suspects at large  The Seattle Times

One man was killed and two others were wounded Friday in a barrage of gunfire on a Central District street. Seattle police said at least one person opened fire ...



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 ...



Report: Nearly 4500 buildings statewide are at risk during an earthquake  KOMO News

A report presented to lawmakers this week found nearly 4500 buildings statewide are not earthquake resilient. “We have identified that there is a problem now,” ...



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.



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 ...



The other side of the Garfield High School controversy  MyNorthwest.com

Those close to Garfield High School are speaking out about recent alleged football recruiting violations, saying there is a lot more to the story.



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 ...



Issaquah High School students, district debate way to handle racist sign  MyNorthwest.com

The Issaquah School District and three Issaquah High School students explain their reactions to a student's racist Tolo sign.



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 ...



Seattle-area events will commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. through music, inspiration and action on Monday  Seattle Times

Some MLK holiday events to check out on Monday, Jan. 21.



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 ...



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 ...



‘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...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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.



Entire Seattle high school football team kneels during national anthem before game  Q13 FOX

The entire Garfield High School football team, including the coaches, took a knee during the national anthem Friday night before their game against West Seattle ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Are measles a risk at your kid’s school? Explore vaccination-exemption data with our new tool  Seattle Times

Dozens of people are sick with measles after an outbreak in Clark County, Wash. Use our tool to look up vaccination rates in your kids' school.



‘You can’t imagine a better life than they lived’: Retired King County judge and his wife are remembered after dying in crash that also killed a woman and dog  The Seattle Times

The children of Peter and Sally Jarvis have tried to look for silver linings in the week since their parents — a retired King County judge and a Bellevue College ...



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 ...



Garfield High School Signing Day 2016  KING5.com

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



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 ...



Deadly sting, wrong target: How the death of a cop’s son led King County deputies to kill a Des Moines teen  The Seattle Times

Records show how King County sheriff's deputies, hunting for the killers of a Seattle police officer's son, lured the wrong target, leading to the death of a Des ...



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 ...



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. Jaylen Nowell, a 6-foot-4 shooting ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Investigators find no recruiting rules violated by Seattle football power Garfield  USA TODAY High School Sports

A third party investigator for Seattle Public Schools says there is no evidence that a Garfield High School football coach violated athletic recruiting rules.



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 High School football to take a knee at each game  MyNorthwest.com

Seattle's Garfield High School football team will continue to take a knee during the national anthem to draw attention to injustices among American society.



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 ...



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.



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.



Council promises Seattle its own Green New Deal  Crosscut

To a standing ovation, the Seattle City Council on Monday unanimously passed a resolution that adds Seattle to a handful of other cities across the county that ...



In praise of prep hoops: How Garfield embraced history and won a state title  The Seattle Times

The 2014 state-tournament MVP Tramaine Isabell holds the championship trophy and plaque in Garfield's main office.Photo by Bill Kossen / The Seattle Times ...



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.



Opinion: Why I am celebrating ‘Black Lives Matter at School’  PBS NewsHour

We worried that when the day actually came, few might be bold enough to publicly proclaim their belief in the value of black lives. Then the t-shirt orders started ...



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.



After-School Programs Provide Pathway to Success Beyond High School  Public News Service

SEATTLE – Communities across the country on Thursday mark Lights on Afterschool Day – a celebration of the expanded learning opportunities available to ...



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 ...



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

He lifted the Rangers nearly to a state championship in 1963.



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 ...



City council candidates gather for District 4 forum, discuss neighborhood-specific issues in northeast Seattle  Dailyuw

Nine of the 10 candidates running for Seattle City Council's 4th District (D4) seat congregated for a public forum at Cascade Bicycle Club in Magnuson Park on ...



Matt Calkins: Breaking down why Jaylen Nowell opted for a shot in NBA draft over another season with Huskies  The Spokesman-Review

SEATTLE – On one of Jaylen Nowell's shoulders, you have to think, was the Husky mascot. He's been persuasive with Nowell before. Lured him to UW in the ...



Restorative Justice: A Seattle School Takes a New Approach to School Discipline  KCTS 9

Seattle's Garfield High School has stood for nearly a century as a proud reminder of the city's diversity and progressive social movements. Its impressive facades ...



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 Garfield commits to kneeling during national anthem throughout 2016 season  USA TODAY High School Sports

Garfield High turned heads in Seattle when the entire football team and coaching staff took a knee during the national anthem of last week's game against West ...



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.



State basketball brackets released  clarkcountytoday.com

The Washington Interscholastic Activities Association released its brackets for the state basketball tournaments in all classifications Tuesday morning.



Seattle Public Schools Under Federal Investigation After Garfield Parents Allege the District Botched a Sexual Assault Investigation  TheStranger.com

Last year, we discovered that Seattle Public Schools was under federal investigation for racial disparities in the school district's disciplinary practices.



KAI HIP ENG, DMD  Mercer Island Reporter

January 24, 1930 – May 21, 2019. Dr. Kai Hip Eng, 89, died peacefully on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather and friend.



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 ...



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 ...



The greenest classroom in the world might be in Seattle  Crosscut

Four years ago, the Perkins School in Seattle's Maple Leaf neighborhood welcomed a feat of green engineering to its campus in the form of a modular ...



What high school in Washington will five-star Michael Porter Jr. attend?  USA TODAY High School Sports

HAMPTON, Va. – Now that his father has taken a job as an assistant coach on Washington's staff, Mokan Elite (Mo.) forward Michael Porter Jr. will relocate from ...



Georgetown Recruiting Update 3/17  247Sports

Elijah Wood, 4* 2020 SG, 6'5" 190 lb. Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School / Potomac, MD Offers from: Georgetown, Tulane, Auburn, DePaul, Florida, Georgia ...



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 ...



Slog PM: Amazon Mothers Fight for Daycare Benefits, Melania Visits Microsoft, HIV Cured in Second Patient  TheStranger.com

Melania visits Microsoft: It's the "Be Best" world tour three-city tour and stop number two is Seattle! And by Seattle, I mean Redmond! Stop number one was at an ...



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 ...



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 ...



Garfield teacher pepper-sprayed by Seattle police to receive $100000 settlement  The Seattle Times

Jesse Hagopian, a history teacher at Seattle's Garfield High School, was walking on a sidewalk and talking to his mother on his cellphone when an officer ...



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 ...



High school players' national anthem protests prompt range of reaction  USA TODAY High School Sports

In his seven years as a head football coach, Garfield (Seattle) High School's Joey Thomas has never before dealt with such a perplexing dichotomy. On one ...



UNCF's Black College Fair helps students get to college  KING5.com

Linda Thompson-Black & Vonzell McDowell discuss The United Negro College Fund's two upcoming events: The Black College Fair and the Tennis Shoe ...



Ed Haskins left in limbo following coaching change at WSU  CougCenter

PULLMAN — Returning home from attending the Final Four, Washington State Cougars assistant basketball coach Ed Haskins — at least, that's still his title for ...



Field trip rape allegation forces change, cash settlement at Seattle Schools  Q13 FOX

SEATTLE -- Seattle Public Schools is expected to pay $700000 to a former Garfield High School student and her family after she was allegedly raped on a field ...



VIDEO: Four-star Oregon commit Tre'Shaun Harrison amazes on TD catch and run  USA TODAY High School Sports

Sometimes, it is the plays that look the most innocuous at the start that eventually leave you shaking your head. Garfield (Seattle, Wash.) four-star wide receiver ...



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)



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