WENATCHEE — Local school districts are taking a closer look at their supervision and risk management policies and procedures after alleged assaults on a Wenatchee High School freshman football team bus ride last September.
EAST WENATCHEE — Eastmont School District grappled with an alleged sexual assault involving athletes on a bus trip in 2008 — six years before an incident on a bus filled with Wenatchee athlete-students ended in allegations of rape.
MANSON — The Manson School District will continue a three-phase update of the Manson High School weight and fitness room thanks to a $10,000 donation from the Lake Chelan Community Hospital Foundation.
WENATCHEE — “Ba ba, ba de de ba. Ba ba, ba de de ba.” Tom Peterson scats out the beat over and over. Short, crisp notes are what he wants to hear. It takes practice, lots of practice, to get 40 young musicians to play Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy in time.
There is a very cool hands-on learning project happening at Washington Elementary School that is giving kids practical experience in the STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) approach.
Running down the Cascade School District’s proposal for a $69.5 million facilities bond, and your first reaction is this is really big, and this is drastic. They would build a new Osborn Elementary from scratch on a new site, build a mostly new Cascade High School and raze the old for a parking lot, and update and expand Peshastin-Dryden Elementary. It sounds close to a district do-over.
WENATCHEE — The Bundle Up 1K children’s run drew hundreds of participants on Saturday as part of Downtown Wenatchee’s Bundle Up Fest. The run is a fundraiser for the Wenatchee High School’s cross country program. More than 600 people pre-registered for the 1 kilometer race.
WENATCHEE — With the last basketball game going into double overtime Friday night, some members of the Wenatchee High School Golden Apple Marching Band were ready, dressed in robes or pajamas. Fans, players and band members were there much later than usual.