Chehalis Middle School

Mar 13, 2019

Middle school students learn critical skills while creating art

2019-04-16T13:13:49-07:00March 13th, 2019|Chehalis Middle School, Chehalis School District|

Students in Melissa Gilbertsen’s art classes at Chehalis Middle School (a.k.a. Studio Gee) learn a lot about art and even more about responsibility and critical thinking. “I really want to teach them to think,” Gilbertsen says. “They’re going to be living independently before you know it and critical thinking skills are so important.” One of [...]

Feb 7, 2019

Parker Eiswald wins CMS National Geographic GeoBee

2019-04-16T13:06:41-07:00February 7th, 2019|Chehalis Middle School|

Twenty-seven students from Chehalis Middle School participated in the school-level competition of the National Geographic GeoBee, with the final competition on Wednesday, January 30, 2019. Parker Eiswald, a seventh-grade student, won first place, with William Cummings, a sixth-grade student, winning second place and Brody Stidham, a seventh-grade student, finishing third place. The school-level competition is [...]

Jan 5, 2017

The future is being created today

2017-01-05T11:19:49-08:00January 5th, 2017|Cascade Elementary, Chehalis Middle School, Chehalis School District, Green Hill Academy, Lewis County Alternative School, Olympic Elementary, R.E. Bennett Elementary, W.F. West High School|

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.

Oct 25, 2016

CMS student named “Give Me Five” Star Student of the Month

2017-01-14T12:17:05-08:00October 25th, 2016|Chehalis Middle School, Chehalis School District|

Chehalis Middle School student Tizzie Zylstra has been named “Give Me Five” Star Student of the Month by the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association. Tizzie is an eighth grader and a three sport athlete, participating in soccer, basketball and volleyball. Born in Ethiopia and raised by her grandmother, Tizzie came to the states when she was [...]

Oct 9, 2015

Chehalis Foundation

2015-10-14T17:18:03-07:00October 9th, 2015|Cascade Elementary, Chehalis Middle School, Chehalis School District, Green Hill Academy, Lewis County Alternative School, Olympic Elementary, R.E. Bennett Elementary, W.F. West High School|

"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 [...]