The new James W. Lintott Elementary School serving grades pre-K through two is moving forward on schedule. This school is scheduled to be completed by the end of the 2017-18 school year.
If you enter the Olympic Elementary library, you might not be expecting the highly creative, constructive and not-so-quiet environment you’ll find when the normally hushed space is transformed into a haven for energetic learning. That’s because of the Makerspace movement, which is being incorporated into schools around our state that allows students to turn knowledge [...]
The Chehalis Foundation asked a few W.F. West seniors and science teachers to share their thoughts and experiences having worked with the STEM programs and equipment made available by the Chehalis Foundation. In their words, you will hear the impact that the Beyond K-12 Student Achievement Initiative has made.
....learning to keyboard without peeking....using iPads...and computers. Our kids are so comfortable with technology!
"It was inspired thinking that created the Chehalis Foundation. It’s brought leaders from all different parts of the community together, and they have been planning and setting priorities and accomplishing a great deal. It gives me the confidence that I can invest in this community and that there will be concrete results." —Orin Smith Former [...]
W.F. West students hauling in box after box of donated school supplies and other items for our homeless and in-need students and students filling donated backpacks with the donated items. A huge THANK YOU to Sue and Mike Austin for heading up this wonderful activity. (Mrs. Austin is a retired librarian from Chehalis Middle School.) [...]
This past May, a luncheon was held at Cascade Elementary School to say thank you to our volunteers. The Chehalis School District has over 1,300 volunteers who have served almost 3,000 hours in our three elementary schools. THANK YOU!
Our “Improve, Modernize and Prepare” instructional strategy goals are pictured here as R.E. Bennett Elementary School students practice learning in groups and using technology.
Students of the month who demonstrated the characteristic “Resourcefulness-Knowing what to do and where to get help.” Aspen Blankenship, Yuna Bussing, Jeremy Cleveland, Mason Cole, Kail Ellcey, Carly Ericson, Treysen Gering, Peyton Gibbs, Mayah Hamilton, Blaize Jefferson, Andrew Maloney, Caden Martin, Bailie Morton, Logan Neves, Joy Pluard, Jerika Quintero, Gabriel Ramos, Lanysha Roe, Blake Shipp, [...]