Graduation ceremonies first week of June

The strains of Pomp and Circumstance will be heard throughout the Lower Yakima Valley during the first weekend of June.

YVCC names Lower Valley students to its winter honor roll

YAKIMA – Several students from the Lower Yakima Valley were recently named to the Yakima Valley Community College honor roll for the 2015 winter term.

Mabton students argue proposals in Olympia

MABTON – A hands-on civics project took 34 Mabton High School students to Olympia this past weekend for a competition at the State Capitol.

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Grandview schools’ top employees named

GRANDVIEW – At last night’s Grandview School Board meeting several staff members received special recognition for service to the schools.

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Haak family receives accolades for helping parents stay connected with their children in Sunnyside schools

TOPPENISH – It isn’t easy for schools to connect with migrant farm worker parents

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Top academic achievers singled out from SHS’s graduating class of 2015

The Sunnyside High School graduating class of 2015 will be led by two valedictorians – Payton Sample and Lindsay Schilperoort – who will graduate with a 4.0 grade point average on Friday, June 5.

Third delegate representing Grandview at Boys State confab

The American Legion has named one additional Grandview High School junior as a delegate to American Legion Evergreen Boys State, which will be held June 21-27 at Warm Beach Conference Center near Stanwood.

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Children’s books author imparts important message

The author of several children’s books, Derek Munson of Bellingham, has been helping students in Grandview’s elementary schools this week learn the value of kindness and creative thinking.

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SHS tech students need $22K to attend national competition in Dallas

Sunnyside High School’s Technical Student Association is seeking the support of the community as it seeks to send seven students to Dallas, Texas next month for a national competition.

Legion names athlete scholars

GRANDVIEW – The American Legion’s athlete scholars have been named for the spring sports season at Grandview High School.

Vocational scholars newly announced

GRANDVIEW – The fourth quarter honorees for Grandview’s American Legion Vocational Scholars program have been announced.

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They’re getting the scoop at Harrison Middle School

“Why don’t sixth graders have sports?” is the question young reporter Savannah Mirelez asks in the latest edition of The Golden Paw, the Harrison Middle School student newspaper.