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Edmonds College receives $1.5 million cybersecurity grant

Edmonds College will receive nearly $1.5 million in grants for its cybersecurity program, the Washington State Board of Community and Technical Colleges (WSBCTC) announced. The... — Updated 9/22/2022


City seeks student reps for 3 commissions

The City of Edmonds seeks applicants to serve as student representatives on three City commissions: the Diversity, Economic Development, and Edmonds Arts commissions. Student representatives may be enrolled either in high school... — Updated 9/14/2022


Superintendent wants return to free school meals

Federal waivers have ended and hundreds of thousands of students in school are expected to again pay for meals during the school day. Under a proposal announced Sept. 8 by State... — Updated 9/14/2022

 By Chris Trujillo    Schools

'Communities are hurting, kids are hurting'

U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen was among the 50 or so guests in attendance when the Foundation for Edmonds School District held a welcoming reception for interim Superintendent Rebecca Miner... — Updated 9/8/2022


3 EC students receive pharmacy technician scholarships

Edmonds College students Breshna Amany, Jenaya McCann, and Amy Nguyen have each been awarded a $250 scholarship sponsored by Walgreens and Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society (PTK) to... — Updated 9/8/2022

 By Makenna Dreher    Schools

A new year, and a new focus for Edmonds School District

When Edmonds School District teachers and students returned to school Wednesday, they no doubt noticed a few differences from COVID's impact the last few years. "I think that the... — Updated 9/8/2022


Edmonds College gets grants | School Briefs

Edmonds College Running Start program gets nearly $1 million grant The State Board for Community and Technical Colleges (SBCTC) approved Edmonds College’s Running Start Emergency Relief Funds Program and awarded the college a... — Updated 8/31/2022

 By Daphne Xia    Schools

Edmonds College: Going back to the basics

During a recent board of trustees meeting, Edmonds College President Amit Singh spoke about the school's priorities, with "success" and "access" the two most important as he stresse... — Updated 8/25/2022


VFW youth essay contests underway

Every year, Edmonds Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8870 sponsors a group of student essay contests, along with the rest of the VFW throughout the nation. Applications are made... — Updated 8/11/2022


Foundation gets $226K in grants to support vulnerable families

The Foundation for Edmonds School District has received two grants – $201,000 from the Whitehorse Foundation, and $25,000 from the Liberty Mutual Foundation’s Safeco Insurance Fund – to help support its Whole Families, Whole... — Updated 8/4/2022


Shinhae Hwang: Student trustee on Edmonds College board

Gov. Jay Inslee has appointed Shinhae Hwang to the Edmonds College Board of Trustees as the 10th student trustee. Hwang's term runs through June 2023. "I want to do my best to... — Updated 7/28/2022


Edmonds College awarded grant for new AI lab

Edmonds College was awarded a $40,000 grant from the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC), Dell Technologies, and Intel, as part of the Artificial Intelligence (AI)... — Updated 7/21/2022


Driftwood Players announce 2022 scholarship winners

Edmonds Driftwood Players has awarded scholarships to three students. Cami Taliaferro-Barber, recipient of the Ralph Eaton Technical Scholarship, was awarded $500. Elizabeth... — Updated 7/14/2022


Bastyr master's program gets accreditation

The Master of Public Health program at Bastyr University is now accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health, the only organization approved by the U.S. Department of Education to grant accreditation for public health... — Updated 7/14/2022


District to house school-based Health Center

Community Health Center of Snohomish County will open a new school-based health center (SBHC) at Meadowdale High School this fall. It will be the first in Snohomish County. There are more than 65 SBHCs operating in Washington... — Updated 7/7/2022


Celebrating the Class of 2022

More than 1,500 high school seniors graduated from high school this month from the Edmonds School District. Congratulations to all the graduates!... — Updated 6/30/2022


Six Edmonds-Woodway students competing in national tech competition

Six students from Edmonds-Woodway High School are heading to Dallas to compete in the Technology Student Association (TSA) 2022 National Competition June 26-30 in Dallas. Five... — Updated 6/30/2022


Owen Trent graduates from U.S. Merchant Marine Academy | School Briefs

Owen Trent graduates from U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Owen Trent, son of Bruce and Marie Trent of Edmonds and formerly of Parkland, Florida, recently graduated from the United... — Updated 6/30/2022


School District Foundation awards $164,700 in scholarships

The Foundation for Edmonds School District has awarded $164,700 in post-secondary scholarships to 59 graduating seniors from Edmonds Heights K-12 and Edmonds-Woodway, Lynnwood, Meadowdale, and Mountlake Terrace high schools. In... — Updated 6/30/2022

 By Jasper Willson    Schools

Teen Ambassadors program teaches students about museum careers

There are numerous jobs that go into running a museum. From curating installations to lighting them, many skills overlap with art. A group of teens who have spent time learning... — Updated 6/23/2022


Pomp and circumstance at area schools in full swing

Hundreds of local teens are graduating from high school today or over the weekend. Many will be headed off to college, while others will enter the workforce and still others might... — Updated 6/21/2022


6 EC students receive STEM scholarship awards

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) recognized six 2022 STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) scholarship recipients at "Create the Future" June 2 at... — Updated 6/9/2022


EC's Head Start program receives $6 million grant

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced a continuation of a $6.25 million grant for Edmonds College's Head Start program. The grant is reviewed every five... — Updated 6/9/2022

 By Jasper Willson    Schools

Youth commission seniors honored at council meeting

On Tuesday evening, Edmonds Youth Commission members presented their annual findings to City Council members. Seven seniors are graduating from the program, and several councilmembers praised the group. “I just wanted to thank... — Updated 6/9/2022

 By Jasper Willson    Schools

Free summer lunches and activities for Edmonds students

As the weather warms up and schools start releasing their students, there are plenty of free activities for them to choose from. One summer program, sponsored by the Foundation for... — Updated 6/9/2022


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