Chehalis School District

Jan 30, 2019

Students enjoy visit from Officer Ayers and Tiesto

2019-02-07T12:28:13-07:00January 30th, 2019|Chehalis School District, Orin C. Smith Elementary|

Third graders at Orin C. Smith Elementary recently enjoyed a visit by two special guests. After reading the story Aero and Officer Mike about a police officer and his K-9 companion, students were pleasantly surprised to welcome Chehalis Police Department Officer Ayers and his K-9 partner Tiesto. Officer Ayers and Tiesto impressed students during an [...]

Dec 13, 2018

Chehalis School Board named Board of the Year

2018-12-13T14:11:25-07:00December 13th, 2018|Chehalis School District|

The Chehalis School District Board of Directors has been named Board of the Year by the Washington State School Directors’ Association (WSSDA). The Board of the Year award is given to one Board of Distinction from each of three categories depending on district enrollment size (small, medium, large). Superintendent Ed Rothlin says the award is [...]

Jan 5, 2017

The future is being created today

2017-01-05T11:19:51-07:00January 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.

Aug 16, 2016

Thank you Chehalis community for donating schools supplies

2016-08-16T15:47:57-07:00August 16th, 2016|Chehalis School District|

For the past several years, Mike and Sue Austin have collected community donations of school supplies for our Chehalis schools. This year was no different. Sue is a retired teacher/librarian from Chehalis School District. She and her husband, Mike, remain very active in the Chehalis Community. Thank you to Mike and Sue for this generous [...]

Feb 11, 2016

Olympic students experience salmon life stages

2016-02-11T20:11:40-07:00February 11th, 2016|Chehalis School District|

The Salmon Tank in the Olympic Elementary library will be home to 300 Coho eggs in March. All 4th grade students are learning about the stages of salmon development (eggs, alvin, fry, smolt, adult and migrating adult) and the fragile ecosystems in which they live. Students will be able to experience firsthand the development of [...]

Oct 14, 2015

Chehalis Foundation

2015-10-14T17:18:29-07:00October 14th, 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 [...]

Sep 11, 2015

Touch-a-Truck Event

2015-09-11T17:41:44-07:00September 11th, 2015|Chehalis School District, Olympic Elementary|

To kick off the school year the Chehalis PTA put on their annual Touch A Truck event on Friday, Sept 11th at Olympic Elementary from 6:00 - 7:30 pm. Students got a hands on experience with equipment from local businesses including Washington Tractor, Lemay's, Lewis County PUD and more. Vehicles from the Veterans Museum and Local Police and Fire [...]