News Tips & Achievements – Current and Ongoing
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Read Across America
Teacher Debby Smith has constructed a HUGE display in the school's front lobby in honor of Read Across America day March 2.
Moran Prairie Elementary
4224 E. 57th Ave.
Sixth grade Math is Cool Championships
At the sixth grade Math is Cool Championships held Feb. 7,
placing in the individual top 10 were Helen Gao (5th) and Spencer Wilson (9th) from Libby.
Division I teams from SPS in the top 10 were Libby (3rd), Jefferson (4th), Moran Prairie (8th) and Woodridge (9th). For Division II teams, Cooper placed eighth.
SPS robotics teams qualify for state semis
Five teams from SPS qualified for the next round of FIRST Lego League competition (state semi-finals) in Moses Lake on Feb. 15: Wilsonators Wilson Elementary, Brick Brainiacs Odyssey Middle School, Robo-Sapiens Westview Elementary, Two and Half Minute Men Jefferson Elementary, Mystifying Bemiss Robot Explorers Bemiss Elementary.
SPS students qualify for State Thespian Festival
Nearly 300 students from Eastern Washington performed at the Regional IE Thespian Festival. Congratulations to the following students who qualified and will be representing their school at the Washington State Thespian Festival in March. From LCHS:
Katie Ahern – Group Acting
Genevieve Alexander - Group Acting
Sadie Bagby - Group Acting
Kiley Barz** – Costume Design
Zoe Broadus –Duo Scene, Solo Musical
Vanessa Butler** – Solo Musical
Brie Cole** – Solo Musical, Costume Design, Duo Scene
Olivia Cook - Group Acting
Veronika Coon - Group Acting
Will Dubiel – Duo Scene
Levi Finch** – Monologues, Duo Scene
Siobhan Flanagan** – Lighting Design, Scenic Design
Ilan Hernandez – Monologues, Solo Musical
Emma Lyons** – Lighting Design
Anna Maguire** – Solo Musical, Costume Design, Theatre Marketing, Monologues
Melina Palomba** – Duet Musical, Group Acting
Kezia Rhodes** – Monologues
Madeleine Rush** - Costume Design, Solo Musical
Liam Schaaf** – Duet Musical
Cast and Crew of THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE
** National Qualifiers
Isabella Trujillo & Mattise Wood, top 20% in Monologue
Gillian Herold, National Qualifier and top score in Costume Construction
Gabrielle Boettner, Andrea Blom, and Hailey Mathia; perfect scores and National Qualifiers in Costume Design
Kaylan Martin -- Monologues
Group Non-Musical Scene
Outstanding Jazz Band
At the EWU Jazz Dialogue Festival, held recently, the Chase Middle School Jazz band was recognized as the outstanding band, when competing with several other Middle School bands around the region. Also recognized as outstanding were the Trombone and Saxaphone sections. Outstanding Soloists were Jonathan Herberger and Allie Vu.
Chase Middle School
4747 E. 37th Ave.
Rogers student in the top 20 for state computer science award
Rogers student Jaqueline Craipo was named to the top 20 for the National Center for Women & Information Technology Award for Aspirations in Computing. This is a state competition that awards women in computer science for their leadership, involvement in IT and educational accomplishments.
Rogers High School
1622 E. Wellesley Ave.