Image Elementary in Evergreen Public Schools has decreased energy use by 68 percent since 2009. That garnered the school a U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools designation, one of three in the state and 58 schools nationwide announced by Secretary of Education Arne Duncan on Wednesday.
By Carol Rose, West Hazel Dell
April 22, 2015 6 a.m.
I remember as the end of my senior year of high school was fast approaching, I was often asked if I was going to college to be a teacher or a nurse. I said, neither. While I am grateful for others who have the patience to do those particular jobs, I knew I did not. They held no interest for me whatsoever.
Heather Lindberg, a volunteer with Vancouver Public Schools, has announced her candidacy for the school district's board of directors Position 1. The position was vacated by the retirement of Mari Grieves in December. The board appointed Nada Wheelock to the position until the November election.