Wenatchee News

Freya Rolfs an 8th-grader at Pioneer Middle School, spent a week working as a page for the Washington State Senate at the Capitol in Olympia. Rolfs was one of 23 students w...

The Wenatchee Valley Technical Skill Center (WV Tech) has announced the dates and course offerings for their 2019 Summer Academy. Two summer academy sessions will be offered ...

The 2019 Invent Wenatchee competition was held Friday, March 8 at the Pybus Public Market, Local Tel Event Center.  Student participants were 4th and 5th-grade studio stude...

Growing up in Georgia gave Newbery 5th-grade teacher Flora London a keen appreciation of Black History Month. To celebrate this important month in her Wenatchee classroom and to...

Wenatchee School District has voted unanimously to approve the employment contract with Dr. Paul Gordon, who will begin his post as the District Superintendent on July 1, 2019. ...

Six robotics teams from Foothills Middle School competed in the VEX IQ Washington State Championship Feb. 23. Two teams — “You’re a Robot, Harry” and &ld...

The United States Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Service Western Region has awarded Wenatchee High School with the Food and Nutrition Service, Western Region&rsquo...

Dr. Paul Gordon will be interviewing for the position of superintendent on February 21st. Gordon is the third of three finalists selected by the Wenatchee School Board of Direct...

Shawn Woodward will be interviewing for the position of superintendent on February 20th. Woodward is the second of three finalists selected by the Wenatchee School Board of Dire...

Michael Musick Ph.D will be interviewing for the position of superintendent on February 19th.  Musick is the first of three finalists selected by the Wenatchee School Board...

From time to time during the winter months, the weather may force a change in the normal school schedule. We want you to be prepared and know where to get information. Now is...

The Wenatchee School District board has chosen three finalists for the position of Wenatchee School District’s Superintendent of Schools beginning with the 2019-2020 schoo...

The Wenatchee School Board identified their funding priorities for 2019-2020 during a workshop held on Wednesday, February 6. The District is facing an estimated $5.2 million bu...

Two big problems faced by the city of Wenatchee are the need to provide more housing during a housing crisis, and to provide parking for city employees at City Hall. Career &amp...

The Wenatchee School District has released data collected from a recent budget prioritization survey and will hold a budget workshop for the school board to review the findings ...

Although Chelan and Douglas Counties do not currently have a confirmed case of measles, public health officials are working closely with school districts and healthcare provider...

A fresh dusting of winter snow provided the perfect backdrop to the Winter WondersLand STEAM field experience at the Lake Wenatchee YMCA camp. Normally closed in the winter, the...

The Wenatchee School District will be offering opportunities for stakeholders to provide input into the process of balancing the district budget for 2019-20.  The Wenatchee...

Six Wenatchee School District teacher-leaders presented to a packed room at the Washington Educational Research Association (WERA)/OSPI Annual Conference in Seattle on December ...

A recent social media challenge directed at children and young adults, called the “Momo Challenge”, is creating concern throughout the country. While there have been...