Category: Schools

Rotary Students of the Month October 2021

Brianna Smith, October student of the month from Mary Walker High School was introduced by Rotarian Marty Hilton.  Brianna, who was adopted from a foster children’s program introduced her mother, Stefany Smith.  Stefany serves as Mayor of Springdale, Washington. Brianna is an Upward Bound student and the current ASB Secretary. She holds a 3.2 GPA and said art is her favorite class. She recently started a mural of butterflies and sunflowers on the side of the Community Center in Springdale.  She is a member of the varsity volleyball team and would like to become an FBI agent.

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The students pictured left to right are Ali Lopez of Mary Walker, Jamar Distel of Riverside, and Isabella Strugarebic of Deer Park High Schools.

Rotary Students of the Month September 2021

The Deer Park Rotary Club members were thrilled to have their first in-person Student of the Month program in 15 months on September 16, 2021.

Last school year, students could join the club’s meetings via ZOOM; however, having the students and family members present for lunch at First Street Bar and Grill was a welcome change.

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Watch: School Board Meeting With Senator Short

Did you miss Senator Shelly Short as the guest speaker via Zoom at the September 27th Deer Park School Board meeting? She spoke on legislative mandates coming down from Olympia that affect how schools are operated.

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Lawmakers Visit Deer Park School Board

School Districts throughout Washington have been implementing and responding to legislative mandates. The Deer Park School Board has invited local lawmakers and provided a time for public questions and discussion.

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Today: Special School Board Meeting

Julia Lockwood has resigned as principal of the Deer Park Elementary school. The superintendent made the announcement via email on Monday, September 20th. The email did not specify a reason for the resignation.

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Cloverleaf Education is Going Non-Profit

Cloverleaf Education is taking the steps to become a non-profit organization. The program has been focused on distance learning, homeschool support, individual tutoring, and sponsorships of STEAM-based clubs such as Technology Club (focused primarily on computer programming and engineering).

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Photo By Deer Park Dollars for Scholars

$15,195 Scholarship Awarded

Deer Park Dollars for Scholars presented 14 students with scholarships this year in an amount totaling $15,195.

The awards were handed out at the Senior Awards program at the Deer Park High School on June 9th. Each year, Deer Park Dollars for Scholars (DPDS) raises funds with the help of community donations to support local students to succeed in their post secondary education.

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Deer Park Graduation 2021

Local high school students are filled with dreams of graduation. For seniors, it is the season for celebrations mixed in with finals. This year’s graduation ceremonies will still bear the marks of the COVID-19 virus, but it is beginning to resemble what most parents recognize.

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Rotary Students of the Month 2021

Below are the last three “Students of the Month” chosen for 2021.  Samantha Santos, Riverside High School – Riverside High School Principal Clint Hull introduced Samantha

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Keep on Truckin Miss Deer Park

“The show must go on” is the saying and the Miss Deer Park Scholarship Association takes it to heart as they maneuver a third year of creative planning. Eight junior girls worked their hearts out, condensing three months of training into two intensive weeks of practice, each hoping to earn the title of Miss Deer Park.

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