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WASA names 2016 Washington State Superintendent of the Year

Original source: Washington Association of School Administrators (WASA), November 23, 2015 Photo credit: Katharine Kimball Photography Vancouver Public Schools Superintendent Steven Webb receives top honor as Washington State’s Superintendent of the Year OLYMPIA–The Washington Associatio

STEM school lands national award for Vancouver Public Schools

Vancouver Public Schools is one of 30 districts nationwide and one of just three Washington state districts to receive District Administration magazine’s November 2015 District of Distinction award. VPS was honored for Vancouver iTech Preparatory, a school focused on science, technology, engineering

National ranking names Blue Valley teachers and district the best in the state

There are over 1,700 teachers in Blue Valley Schools who are committed to providing a personalized learning experience for more than 22,000 students. Each teacher strives to help every student experience academic success and personal growth. It is this dedication and commitment that rose to the top

Blue Valley High receives national library program honor

A heartbeat is the vital center, it synchronizes all other parts. At Blue Valley High, the heartbeat of the school is the library. It is a place where personal and academic growth is the principal focus, where a service-oriented philosophy resides. This collaborative environment prompted the America

Hudson’s Bay High School is one of five Samsung Solve for Tomorrow national winners

Pictured above, from left: Kassie Wielenback, Cedric Hitzeman, Brittney Hauff and teacher Steve Lorenz. After rising above their Washington state competitors and 14 other schools from across the country, Hudson’s Bay High School recently clinched one of five top spots in the 2014-15 Samsung Solve fo

Cherry Creek Schools honored for work with English learners

The Cherry Creek School District received the English Language Proficiency Act (ELPA) Excellence District Award and a $97,000 grant from the Colorado Department of Education on Dec. 2. This is the first year the award has been given. The award recognizes Cherry Creek Schools for offering evidenced-b