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Yakima School District Construction Project Bids to be Recommend
Last week KIT News told you that Yakima School District officials had rejected bids for the remodel project at Davis High School. Yakima School District Construction and Planning Principal Jim Wright says on Monday the 97 million dollar remodel project received 3 bids and one from a construction com…
FAMILY FORUM FOR ALL DISTRICT PARENTS
A free family forum for all Yakima School District parents is set for Thursday, October 18, from 5:45 to 8:00 p.m., at Franklin Middle School, 410 South 19th Avenue.  A dinner, which is sponsored by Sodexo and Hirai Farms, will begin at 5:45 p...
Renovated Kiwanis Park Celebrates Opening
Dozens gathered Saturday afternoon to dedicate the opening of Kiwanis Park on land that was once an eyesore.
The renovation started about six years ago. It was funded by grants and donations from the Yakima School District and the Rotary and Kiwanis clubs...
Yakima School District Employees Kickoff The New School Year
Yakima School District employees will gather at the Yakima Convention Center from 8:00 – 11:00 a.m. to kick off the 2012-13 school year.  The event will be preceded by a continental breakfast and benefits fair at 6:45 a.m.  The national anthem will be performed by four district music teachers – …
Yakima School Board to Dip into Reserves and No Programs Cuts
The Yakima School board has decided to dip into reserves and not cut programs or staff to balance a budget shortfall. A report from the Yakima Herald Republic said that the board voted last night to take over $17 million from its reserves at just over $4 million, which is below the 3 to 5 percent th…
Davis High School to get Face-lift
Davis High School is the latest facility in the Yakima School District to get a face-lift. That's on top of construction already being done at Eisenhower High School and Stanton Academy. Our News Partner KIMA Action News reports Davis is preparing for a $97-million renovation...
Volunteer Sexting Investigation Continues
Yakima Police continue to investigate the arrest of a school employee accused of sending sexual text messages to a 17-year-old girl. Yakima School District employee Miguel Osuna passed repeated background checks. Osuna also volunteered at Yakima Police Activities League (YPAL) and once wor…
Here Is What’s Going On With Your Yakima Schools
IKE RENAISSANCE FUNDRAISER . . . The Eisenhower Renaissance Club is sponsoring the 3rd Annual “Scrapbooking and Quilt Making Day” on Saturday, March 24 in the Ike Cafeteria from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. The cost for the scrapbooking and card making is $25...
Crystal Apple Awards Nominations Deadline Is Thursday!
It's time to nominate your favorite Yakima School District teacher for the 25th annual Crystal Apple Awards and the nomination forms are due this week. Local businesses and corporations sponsor the program that honors classroom teachers, educational teams and other certificated educators i…

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