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Bus drivers monitoring stop paddle violations

Bus drivers responsible for transporting students to and from school in White Salmon have started assessing how many motorists pass a stopped bus while students are loading or unloading.

Proposed law would cap number of early release, late start days for schools

A bill proposed by a senator out of Ferndale would limit the amount of early release and late start days school districts can use in a year.

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Have you voted yet? School districts looking for voter approval on levies

School districts across Klickitat County are asking voters to turn out next month to support property tax levies that will help pay for school programming and maintenance and operations expenses that state basic education funding does not cover.

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School Board OKs trimester schedule for Columbia High

Columbia High School will operate on a five-period trimester schedule beginning the 2014-2015 school year.

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School Board vote on CHS schedule expected Jan. 23

The fate of Columbia High School’s schedule will be in the hands of the school board at their Jan. 23 meeting.

WSV School Board sets date for 3-year M&O levy election

In February voters will get to decide whether or not to fund a $2.63 million levy approved by the White Salmon Valley School Board of Directors.

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Whitson students, teachers spook the city!

Costumed teachers and students take part in Hulan L. Whitson Elementary School’s annual Halloween Parade.

Community steps up again to Root for Schools

White Salmon schools will be the beneficiaries of another successful Grape Escape event, the 7th annual fundraiser for the White Salmon Valley Education Foundation (WSVEF).

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Students of the week 10/17/13

Bookends Beatriz Cortez and Cesar Robles received Henkle Middle School student of the week honors for the period ending Sept. 11, while Rylee Kona and Barrett Ihde collected the award for the week ending Sept. 4.

College offers pesticide course

Columbia Gorge Community College and OSHA offers a Pesticide Recerti-fication/Worker Protection Standard course on Nov. 5 at the Hood River Indian Creek Campus, from 1 to 5 p.m.

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Principal plans to propose trimester schedule for CHS

After three years of extensive research, Columbia High School Principal Troy Whittle is ready to make some changes to his school’s class schedule.

Two vying for Pos. 2 on WSV School Board this General Election

The White Salmon Valley School District School Board will have one new face after the Nov. 5 election.

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No drama zone: Parents, principals express concern over lack of theatre program at middle, high schools

For the first time in 17 years, Columbia High School and Henkle Middle School will be without a drama program after the resignation of the schools’ theatre teacher last year.

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White Salmon Valley Education Foundation reaches $1.3M funding mark

In the fall of 2005, a group of parents of students in White Salmon began searching out fundraising opportunities to benefit the three small schools their children attended.

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Common Core bringing big changes to curriculum, testing

Educators in the White Salmon Valley School District along with those across the country are preparing to tackle a whole new set of benchmarks and standardized tests in the coming school years.