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EC Foundation awarded $170K grant from Verdant

The Edmonds College Foundation was recently awarded $170,000 by the Verdant Health Commission to expand its mental health services for students. The grant will fund two additional... — Updated 7/8/2021


Edmonds School District defends $500M for funding

The Edmonds School District has joined Douglas County parents and teachers in asking the court to allow them to join Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson in defending... — Updated 7/8/2021


Edmonds College students present research at UW symposium

Fifteen Edmonds College students were selected to present their research at the University of Washington's 24th annual Undergraduate Research Symposium. The students represented a... — Updated 7/8/2021

 By Margie Bowker    Schools

Appreciation: Straight talk to fathers is George Murray's legacy

Each fall and spring for the past nine years, George Murray invited me and two Scriber Lake High School writers to the Kiwanis' Tuesday meetings at the Pancake Haus in Edmonds. He... — Updated 6/30/2021


Foundation awards $138K in post-secondary scholarships

The Foundation for Edmonds School District has awarded $138,000 in post-secondary scholarships to 55 graduating seniors from Edmonds Heights K-12, Edmonds-Woodway High, Lynnwood High, Meadowdale High, Mountlake Terrace High, and... — Updated 6/30/2021


Bob Fuller: Remembering a Scriber Lake High hero

Editor's note: Last week, Scriber Lake High English teacher Marjie Bowker shared the story the late Bob Fuller, a generous supporter of the school's writing program – along with... — Updated 6/24/2021

 By Marjie Bowker    Schools

Our kids: Bob Fuller's investment

Editor's note: "This Smile is for Everyone Else" (steepstairspress.com) is the eighth collection of true stories written by students at Scriber Lake High School in Edmonds. It is... — Updated 6/17/2021

 By Brian Soergel    Schools

Woodway Center: Kindergartners get a school of their own

Welcome Woodway Center, Edmonds' newest school. That's the name of the school incoming kindergarteners who live in the Sherwood and Westgate boundaries will attend in September.... — Updated 6/17/2021


Edmonds College has drive-thru commencement celebration

Edmonds College will host an on-campus, drive-through commencement celebration 2-5 p.m. Friday, June 18. Faculty and staff will cheer on graduates as they drive or walk through the... — Updated 6/17/2021


Pride Month; STEM; Gonzaga honors | School Briefs

School Board adopts June as Pride Month June is Pride Month in the Edmonds School District, approved by the Edmonds School District Board of directors May 25. There are many ways... — Updated 6/10/2021


Tribal member's sculpture honors orca whales, Tulalip traditions, family

Artist and Tulalip Tribes member James Madison has installed a new sculpture at Edmonds College combining traditional forms and contemporary techniques to depict three orca whales.... — Updated 6/10/2021


Update graduation info | School Briefs

Updated info on high school graduations Here are some updated dates and times for local schools in the Edmonds School District. In order to provide in-person graduation ceremonies at the stadium, tickets are limited this year. In... — Updated 6/3/2021


EC students present research at national conference

Edmonds College students Bandhna Bedi, Elizabeth Morales, and Miia Sula presented their research on the environmental consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic at a virtual conference... — Updated 5/30/2021


E-W graduate to journey abroad on Fulbright Scholarship

Beatrice Garrard, who graduated from Edmonds-Woodway High School and is a graduate student alumna from the University of Montana, will head abroad on Fulbright scholarship this... — Updated 5/27/2021


Rotary Club of Edmonds announces scholarships for E-W, Meadowdale students

The Rotary Club of Edmonds has granted $12,500 in scholarships to 10 Edmonds-area senior high school students.. Since 1976, the club has awarded 311 scholarships, totaling $305,205. Students from Scriber Lake, Edmonds Woodway, and... — Updated 5/26/2021


Edmonds School District honor educators

Every month, a group of schools select a staff member as Educator of the Month. The Rotary then holds an awards ceremony to present awardees with a certificate and gift... — Updated 5/20/2021


COVID vaccines; kids' swim lesson for free | School Briefs

COVID-19 vaccines for kids 12 and up Edmonds School District plan COVID-19 vaccine clinics for students and families in June. More information will be coming soon, including which schools will host the clinics. For more... — Updated 5/20/2021


2 Meadowdale students get scholarships

Sno-King School Retirees have chosen four students to receive $2000 scholarships for the 2021-2022 school year to begin their university education. The unit consists of retired... — Updated 5/14/2021


Edmonds VFW Post 8870 announces 2021 scholarship winners

VFW Post 8870 awards scholarships annually to deserving local high school graduates. This spring, we are pleased to announce the following winners of $1,500 scholarships... — Updated 5/14/2021


E-W student honored for photo | School Briefs

Edmonds-Woodway student honored for black-and-white photo Logan Bury, an Edmonds-Woodway High School senior, earned an honorable mention award in Schack Art Center's 2021 Black... — Updated 5/13/2021


Edmonds College students recognized as top Washington state scholars

Edmonds College students Kelsey Dunlap and Brian Matson were honored as members of the 2021 All-Washington Academic Team at a virtual ceremony April 15. Phi Theta Kappa, an honor... — Updated 4/29/2021


Scholarship for first-generation student from Syria | School Briefs

Meadowdale's Jihan Ali earns scholarship The American Association of University Women (AAUW) Edmonds SnoKing Branch has awarded a $2,000 scholarship to Jihan Ali, a Running Start se... — Updated 4/29/2021


A welcome back; summer rowing camp | School Briefs

Elizabeth Wiley rejoins ESD Foundation Elizabeth Wiley has rejoined the Foundation for Edmonds School District's staff Giving and Events manager. A news release said that in her... — Updated 4/22/2021


Yes on levy: Investing in our future

In a year that brought unimaginable challenges to our students, families, and staff due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our district is looking forward to a time when school looks like... — Updated 4/15/2021

 By Gary Kindness    Schools

No on levy: School District is failing our students | Guest View

A recently received flyer from the Edmonds School District (ESD) regarding the upcoming levy vote included a linear timeline that identified several groups of student types that... — Updated 4/15/2021


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