WOODLAND — Woodland Middle School and Woodland High School are among 23 state schools that earned the Career Guidance Award of Excellence for work in their college and career readiness programs, the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction announced.
Vancouver Public Schools' Jump Start kindergarten program has been named one of 15 first-place Magna Award winners by the American School Board Journal, published by the National School Boards Association. The annual awards recognize best practices in school district leadership.
Evergreen Public Schools' board of directors will meet in a workshop to review applications for deputy superintendent, followed by an executive session to examine applicants' qualifications, at 5 p.m. Friday in the Burgundy Complex in the Administrative Service Center, 13501 N.E. 28th St.
Clark County is showing signs of economic growth as it exits the hardest period since the Great Depression, Commissioner Tom Mielke said Thursday, but more could be done to make it the most business-friendly community in the state.
The former girlfriend of Pedro "Junior" Godinez Jr. changed her story Thursday, testifying that she was solely responsible for robbing a Beaverton, Ore., man in November 2012. She told the courtroom that Godinez had nothing to do with it.