The Arlington School Board recently approved a $3 million purchase and sale agreement with Miles Sand and Gravel for 180 acres of land located at 9102 SR 530.
The Arlington Kiwanis Club, in conjunction with the nonprofit “The Dictionary Project” and Friends of the Arlington Library, recently donated dictionaries to third graders in the Arlington, Darrington and Lakewood School Districts.
During the Nov. 25 Arlington Public Schools Board of Directors meeting, directors Kay Duskin and Dr. Jeff Huleatt were recognized for their many years of service to the students. Duskin and Huleatt served a combined 36 years on the board and decided not to run again for their seats on the board.
The Arlington Public Schools Board of Directors has been named a Board of Distinction by the Washington State School Directors' Association (WSSDA). They were recognized on Nov. 22 during the WSSDA Annual Conference. This is the second time the Arlington School Board has been recognized with…
The Arlington School Board will put a bond to replace Post Middle School, a classroom and security levy, as well as a replacement levy before the voters in February.
Kent Prairie Elementary students have been gathering school supplies over the past few weeks so they can donate them to students in Uganda. For the past 30 years, an organization called Sister Schools has been working with schools to help with the donations to schools and orphanages in Uganda.
The Marysville School Board unanimously approved sending to voters in February a $120 million levy measure to rebuild two schools and add security improvements to other schools.
The Regional Apprenticeship Pathways (RAP) program kicked off this year and students are already learning skills that can help them graduate and focus on their careers. The RAP Center is located on the Marysville-Pilchuck High School campus and the program is a partnership between Marysvill…
Stillaguamish Valley Learning Center (SVLC) students brought their learning to life on Oct. 9 by seeing some animals they’ve been learning about as part of their science curriculum. Staff from the Sarvey Wildlife Care Center brought a peregrine falcon, turkey vulture, and great horned owl to…
Marysville Getchell High School seniors Madeline Grandbois and Nicholas Faber were recognized for their volunteer efforts as Marysville’s October Students of the Month.
Marysville-Pilchuck High School seniors Aaron Kalab and Maggie Schaffler were named as the September Students of the Month for their work in their community and at their school.
Community members can try some wine and support local schools at the Arlington Education Foundation’s annual wine and beer tasting fundraiser on Sept. 27.
Arlington Public Schools has been awarded a digital imaging grant from the Washington State Archives to digitize its permanent student records. Permanent student records – which include a student’s middle and high school transcripts, elementary enrollment history and grade progression, legac…
Less than two weeks are left to help hundreds of Marysville, Lakewood and Tulalip students get the school supplies they need for the upcoming school year. Donations are being accepted through Aug. 9 to help the area’s most at-risk youth.
Arlington High School (AHS) students in the Advanced Engineering/Manufacturing class spent the year engineering and designing bike racks for the city of Arlington. The city was in need of new bike racks and partnered with the high school to have the students design the racks.
The community’s help is needed to make sure hundreds of Marysville and Tulalip students have the tools they need to succeed. To help local children a School Supply Drive is currently underway. During the supply drive, which began July 1, community members can drop off critically needed sch…
Students at Arlington’s Haller Middle School built solar panels, aquaponics systems to recycle water and other projects on June 18 in an attempt to built a mock Mars colony.
The Lakewood School Board selected Scott Peacock, Deputy Superintendent of the Snohomish School District, to be the next superintendent of the local school district.
Arlington Public Schools was recently audited for fiscal year 2017-18 by the Washington State Auditor’s Office and the results were published on May 20. School districts are audited every year by the auditor’s office. The auditor’s opinion indicates Arlington’s financial statements were fair…
Marysville Getchell High School students Taylor Knocke and Evan Krautkremer were honored as the April Students of the Month for their work at their school.
The Lakewood School District plans to build a new middle school STEM lab, a new Cougar Creek Elementary roof and a new district office with leftover funds from their bond.
Marysville Getchell High School student Cristina Velasco has more than 600 hours of volunteer service for the past three years and was recently recognized by the Marysville Rotary.
The Marysville School District Equity, Diversity, and Indigenous Education Department invite families, students, staff and the community to an evening of cultural exploration and discovery through food, music, dance, and art. The Festival of World Cultures, takes place on Friday, May 17, fr…
Four middle and high school students who have made a difference in their schools were recognized April 18 by the Rotary Club of Arlington. The Rotarians wanted to recognize students who stand out in different ways in their schools. The Rotary Club also donated $50 to a charity of the student…
Sadie Hollingsworth, Arlington High School senior, attended the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Signing Day at the State Capitol in Olympia on April 12.
U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen visited Arlington and Marysville schools on April 16 to tour local career and technical education opportunities for students.
Allen Creek Elementary celebrated it’s 25th anniversary on April 18 with former and current students, parents and teachers coming out for an open house.
Arlington students learned more about local career opportunities besides college at the third annual Arlington High School Skilled Trades Fair on April 9.
Local school districts are deciding to waive days or not to deal with the impacts of the many snow days this year because of the February weather.
Arlington Public Schools’ Safety Committee has been awarded a grant from the Educational Service District (ESD) 113 Workers’ Compensation Trust to improve safety conditions in schools. The $5,000 grant will be used to pay for protective equipment for Special Education staff, step stools for …
Arlington High School’s Mark McDougall is more than the school’s campus security officer; he’s a role model who tries to make connections with all of the school’s nearly 1,600 students. This was why he was nominated for the 2019 Washington State Classified School Employee of the Year.