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2 EC students recognized for All-Washington Academic Team

Edmonds College students Emily Hall and Byeolah Kwon were honored as members of the 2022 All-Washington (All-WA) Academic Team during a virtual ceremony May 12. Phi Theta Kappa, an... — Updated 5/26/2022


Sound Salmon Solutions accepts scholarship

Olympic Fly Fishers of Edmonds presents a check to Sound Salmon Solutions to cover tuition for two students to attend the Salish Scientists Summer Camp. Presenting the check to... — Updated 5/26/2022


Cascade Symphony Orchestra awards scholarships

Edmonds-based Cascade Symphony Orchestra has awarded two scholarships to two graduating students from Shorecrest High School in Shoreline. Flora Cummings was awarded a $3,000... — Updated 5/26/2022


Rotary Club announces 11 scholarships

Rotary Club of Edmonds has granted $18,000 in scholarships to 11 Edmonds area seniors. Students from Scriber Lake, Edmonds Woodway, and Meadowdale high schools are encouraged to... — Updated 5/26/2022


ACT Award winners include two EC nominees

A pair of nominees by the Edmonds College Board of Trustees were recognized during the 2022 Washington State ACT (Association of College Trustees) Spring Conference. Instructor... — Updated 5/26/2022


Mental health; scholarship awards | School Briefs

Zoom meeting focuses on student mental health The Edmonds Waterfrornt Center and the National Alliance on Mental Illness are partnering to offer “Ending the Silence for Students.” The Zoom presentation helps people of all ages... — Updated 5/18/2022


Meadowdale student gets Sno-King scholarship

Kisanet Gabreselassie, a student at Meadowdale High School and Edmonds College, has been awarded a $2,000 scholarship from Sno-King School Retirees. Kisanet will receive her... — Updated 5/18/2022


Serenity now: Meadowdale's Beth Marriott plans retirement – sort of

Festivus, serenity now. Close talker. Yada, yada, yada. If you haven't heard of any of these terms before, you're likely part of the demographic that has never watched the 1990s sit... — Updated 5/6/2022


STEM scholarships; summer music program | School Briefs

Women encouraged to apply for STEM scholarships The Edmonds SnoKing branch of the American Association of University Women is offering five $1,000 scholarships to women planning on attending Edmonds College in STEM fields.... — Updated 5/5/2022


Free meals not available to all in 2022-23 school year

The Edmonds School District says its most frequently asked question is: Will meals remain free next school year? The answer: No. The district says it does not have funding to... — Updated 5/5/2022


Book-signing reception to raise scholarship fund

The Foundation for Edmonds School District, the Edmonds Education Association, and retired district trustee Ann McMurray will co-host a book signing reception for retired... — Updated 4/28/2022


EC student winner of Governor's Student Civic Leadership Award

Edmonds College student Ahmad Hilal Abid will be honored at the 2022 Student Civic Leadership Awards as one of three recipients of the Governor's Student Civic Leadership Award.... — Updated 4/25/2022

 By Neely Stratton    Schools

Caddying leads to jackpot: 4-year scholarship

Zachary Frankenberg has been a golf caddy since the eighth grade. His hard work and love for the sport have paid off. Literally. The Edmonds resident and senior at O'Dea High... — Updated 4/25/2022


E-W students heading to competition | School Briefs

E-W students head to Career Development Competition Students from Edmonds-Woodway High School are headed to the DECA International Career Development Competition (ICDC) this... — Updated 4/21/2022


Meadowdale student among the winners in photo contest

Meadowdale High School sophomore Oliver Miller was among the winners in the Schack Art Center's annual Black & White Photography Contest. An exhibit of all entries is on... — Updated 4/20/2022


E-W student awarded Cascade Warbirds scholarship

An Edmonds-Woodway High School student was one of five recipients to receive scholarships from the Cascade Warbirds. Jacob Barnas of Edmonds plans to go to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Prescott, Arizona, to earn a bachel... — Updated 4/14/2022


Edmonds College Foundation raises $358,000 during benefit

The Edmonds College Foundation raised $358,000 during the INSPIRE 2022 Benefit, exceeding its original goal of $325,000. The benefit raised money for the Student Success Fund. Over... — Updated 4/14/2022


ESD Foundation gets $97,000 in grants for nutrition, wellness support

The Foundation for Edmonds School District has received $97,000 in grants from Verdant Health Commission to help fund nutrition and wellness support programs for low-income and at-risk families. Funds from the first grant, a... — Updated 4/6/2022


Loan forgiveness; Volunteers of America | School Briefs

Governor signs Liias bill to expand loan forgiveness program Gov. Jay Inslee on March 30 signed legislation to bring relief to the student debt crisis and to expand access to the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSFL) program.... — Updated 4/6/2022


Meadowdale feeder teams compete in state tournament

All four Meadowdale Mavericks basketball feeder teams earned their way to the state basketball tournament this last weekend in Spokane. The fifth grade team won the tournament with... — Updated 3/31/2022


Edmonds College will add 2 bachelor's degrees this fall

Edmonds College will launch two bachelor of applied science (BAS) programs starting this fall. The addition of the Advanced Manufacturing and Materials Engineering Technology... — Updated 3/31/2022


Event raises $179K to support students in the Edmonds School District

The Foundation for Edmonds School District announced that preliminary results show it raised $179,743 during its annual A Recipe for Success! Breakfast Fundraiser March 18. The event drew more than 355 local civic and business... — Updated 3/24/2022


Edmonds College Foundation has annual fundraiser April 9

Edmonds College Foundation's annual fundraising event, INSPIRE 2022: A Benefit for Student Success, is April 9 at the Lynnwood Convention Center. For more than 37 years, the foundat... — Updated 3/24/2022


Health District: Good news, concerns in youth survey

Most youth in the county are making healthy decisions to avoid substance use, while mental health impacts and excessive screen time continue to be concerns, based on results from the 2021 Washington State Healthy Youth Survey. The... — Updated 3/24/2022


Edmonds School District superintendent leaving for Oregon

Less than two years as he was named Edmonds School District superintendent, Gustavo Balderas announced Wednesday that he is taking a similar position with the Beaverton School... — Updated 3/17/2022


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