Arlington parents who are keeping their students in online learning spoke up about concerns of unequal learning opportunities during a Feb. 16 Arlington school board meeting.
The Marysville School District is currently considering two final options for their high school boundaries and officials hope to make a decision by spring of this year.
Arlington middle and high school students are scheduled to return to class in March with a hybrid model after a vote by the Arlington School District board of directors on Feb. 9.
The Arlington School District plans to bring back fourth and fifth graders for in-school learning on Feb. 16 and are considering a March return for middle school students.
For Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the Marysville-Pilchuck High School Black Student Union produced a virtual assembly for the school about Black people’s experience in Marysville.
Marysville Getchell High School seniors Skyla Tran and Jenasis Lee were recognized for their work in the community as December Students of the Month.
Arlington School District's second and third graders are scheduled to return to campus on Jan. 19, dependent on any future changes of guidelines from state health agencies.
When classes resume after the winter break in the Arlington School District, most students will spend at least the first several weeks taking classes virtually. The school district had to step back its re-opening plans as a result of the pandemic.
Arlington's Eagle Creek Elementary students continued the work on their Great Kindness Challenge from early this year by distributing kind messages to the community.
School districts in the area are teaming up with the Educational Service District in Vancouver to find a better deal on personal protective equipment during the pandemic.
Arlington parents and community members gave feedback about where they hope the district can improve and what they liked about their schools during a Community Voices meeting on Dec. 10.
The Arlington Public Schools Board of Directors has been named a Board of Distinction by the Washington State School Directors' Association (WSSDA) for the second year in a row.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has extended the free Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) through the 2020-21 school year. In Arlington, this means that all children will receive free meals for the entire school year. Previously, the USDA had extended the SFSP through Dec. 31, 2020.
Local parent Jake Murray is the newest school board member for the Marysville School District. He was appointed by the board in April to replace long-time board member Tom Albright. who resigned from the board due to health problems earlier this year.
The Arlington School District will begin the school year with distance learning with a plan in place to phase in reopening if COVID case numbers drop in the county.
Lakewood students will again be learning primarily online this fall as the Lakewood School District board of directors approved plans to continue distance learning on Aug. 5.
Gov. Jay Inslee on Aug. 5 announced new recommendations from the Washington State Department of Health for resuming in-person instruction in public and private K-12 education for the upcoming 2020–2021 school year. Inslee was joined by Chris Reykdal, state Superintendent of Public Instructio…
Arlington High School (AHS) English Teacher, Ben Ballew, has been named the Northwest Educational Service District 189 (NWESD) Teacher of the Year. Ballew is a National Board Certified English Language Arts (ELA) Teacher who teaches incoming ninth graders at AHS. Over the past three years, t…
Led by the Salvation Army of Marysville, local community members, partners, and businesses are coming together to support local students by coordinating efforts to provide school supplies for families in Marysville, Tulalip, and Lakewood.
On July 13, 2020 the Marysville School District Board of Directors will receive a report from the district Instructional Materials and Curriculum Committee (IMCC) recommending adoption of the following instructional materials for grades 9-12: AP Modern Course Ways of the World.
Rotary Club of Arlington announced the recipients of $60,000 in scholarships to graduating students from Arlington, Darrington and Lakewood last week. Each 2020 graduate will receive $5,000 for continuing education. The 2020 scholarship recipients are:
Starting on Monday, May 11, Arlington Public Schools has adjusted its meal distribution sites and times at different locations to feed more kids.
The State Board of Education, the Educational Opportunity Gap Oversight and Accountability Committee (EOGOAC), and the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction have identified schools state-wide to receive academic recognition for the 2018 - 2019 school year. Heritage High School and P…
Based on a review of existing meal locations and parent feedback, Arlington Public Schools added an additional meal distribution site at Pioneer Elementary which began serving meals on Monday, April 13. This brings the total meal distribution sites to 18 throughout the school district’s serv…
Based on a review of existing meal locations and parent feedback, Arlington Public Schools is adding an additional meal distribution site at Pioneer Elementary starting on Monday, April 13. This brings the total meal distribution sites to 18 throughout the school district’s service area.
Gov. Jay Inslee and Superintendent of Public Instruction Chris Reykdal announced this week that public and private K-12 schools will stay closed through the end of the 2019–2020 school year. Although schools are closed from providing traditional in-person instruction, education will continue…
Comcast announced April 8 that it has made nearly 2,000 hours of programming and thousands of free titles available to Xfinity video customers to give children and parents quick and easy access to educational programming by grade level as part of the company’s comprehensive response to the C…