Graduates of Port Townsend High School who have completed one year or more in an undergraduate, tech or certificated program, and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher, are invited to apply for continuing education scholarships, sponsored by the Port Townsend High School Scholarship Foundation.
The Port Townsend School District intends to be “a good neighbor” to the residential neighborhoods surrounding Salish Coast Elementary, but it's asking the parents of its students, as well as any other commuters who happen to be passing through, to aid them in this goal.
Theresa Campbell, the interim principal for Blue Heron Middle School and the OCEAN Parent Partnership Program for the 2018-2019 school year, met with members of the public Aug. 17 to introduce herself to the community.
A second request for variance from required on-site parking at the upcoming Salish Coast Elementary was met with objections from the school's neighbors July 13, as Hearing Examiner Emily Tyrell considered whether to approve the Port Townsend School District's application.
Port Townsend students are being treated to hands-on lessons in engineering through LEGO and a generous grant from the local organization “Better Living Through Giving.”
The Port Townsend School District decided against principal candidates and is moving forward with an interim appointment instead.
Thanks to NASA, a second summer class of Chimacum students has received a hands-on education in science, technology, engineering and math, at no expense to the local school district.
The lone remaining candidate for principal of the Blue Heron Middle School and OCEAN K-12 program is Kristi Queen, an 11-year assistant principal who expressed an eagerness to integrate herself within the existing system.
As the Jefferson Community School continues to hash out a viable new model for its next school year, it has already settled on one significant transition.
“Proud” was how the advisor of the Port Townsend Robotics team described himself, after the students completed their season at the district level.
A physician and a librarian in training who are planning to bring their expertise back to Jefferson County are two of more than 40 women and girls from the area who this year received scholarships from the American Association of University Women Port Townsend Branch and its affiliate, Unive…
Frank Redmon proudly presents himself as the product of a rural school system, albeit one in western Nebraska, so he is excited to return to such an environment as he steps into the role of Quilcene School District superintendent July 1.
High school students can now register to experience “life-changing” backpacking trips in Olympic and Yosemite national parks.
The Peninsula College Foundation has received a grant to help support basic education students at the Port Townsend campus of Peninsula College.
The Jefferson Community School has made progress toward a new future, after the Feb. 28 meeting during which its administration decided to sell its building.
Students from the Port Townsend area have been named to the dean's list at the University of Washington for fall 2017 quarter.
Welding in tight spaces, performing surgery on a horse and rescuing people from a burning building were just a few of the experiences described during two recent Career Day sessions sponsored by AAUW Port Townsend.
Four students from Chimacum High School have been chosen to represent the North Olympic Region in the WIAA/WMEA State Solo and Ensemble Contest in Ellensburg in April. Those students are, from left, Madison Boyd, mezzo-soprano voice; Owen Brummel, baritone voice; Emily Calkins, alto voice, a…
The Jefferson County Genealogical Society welcomes returning speaker Mary Roddy for a presentation titled “A Direct Link to the Past – City Directories.” The event is from 9:30 to 11 a.m., Saturday, March 17 at the Tri-Area Community Center, 10 West Valley Road, Chimacum.
Deadline for Women’s Foundation scholarships March 10
Although the Quilcene School District’s Jan. 31 community meeting to talk about the search for a new superintendent drew only a dozen people, including parents, district staff and community members, those who did attend offered enthusiastic input.
Voters in the Brinnon School District have until Tuesday, Feb. 13 to vote on a two-year maintenance and operation replacement levy.
Port Townsend High School students Emmett Erickson and Ingrid Schultz have been recognized as the Sunrise Rotary Club of Port Townsend’s January students of the month.
Where school security cameras may be located, who is allowed access to video recordings and how long recordings are kept are a few of the issues that are to be addressed by a proposed Port Townsend School District policy on new school security cameras.
Windward School, a daytime enrichment program focused on science and arts for ages 5-12, has expanded to a location in Fort Worden. The program serves home-schooled students or those in alternative learning experiences (such as Port Townsend School District’s OCEAN program and Chimacum Schoo…