Snoqualmie Firefighters Association awards three scholarships to recent Mount Si grads

You might not realize it, but there are things the annual Snoqualmie Firefighter's Pancake Breakfast helps fund - from backpacks for students, to helping local food bank, to funding college scholarships for … [Read more...]

Bye-bye familiar six-period school day, board approves new high school schedule

If you have a Mount Si High School student - or soon-to-be MSHS student - their school day will be a little different starting in the 2018-19 school year. At the June 22nd school board meeting - and after 18 … [Read more...]

Plan ahead Parents: two SVSD elementary schools get new start, end times next fall

Monday, June 19th was the last day of school for Snoqualmie Valley students - a cause of celebration for thousands of young students and often a time of scrambling, planning and scheduling for working … [Read more...]

Class of 2017: looking back at the History that Shaped the Journey

I've been here before. This is my third child to graduate from Mount Si High School, but this one is my only son. We moved here when he was wearing Buzz Lightyear pajamas and still in diapers. We were … [Read more...]

Teacher, students bring math to real life with Legos and new Mount Si High School

[Article written by contributing writer /intern, Paige McCall] All students learn differently. Certain manners of teaching that work for some can leave others feeling left behind. MSHS 10th grade math … [Read more...]

Local student design becomes new Marijuana Use Prevention Poster

The Snoqualmie Valley Community Network, in collaboration with the Washington State Department of Health, announced the winner of the Youth Marijuana Use Prevention Slogan and Poster Design Challenge: Mount Si … [Read more...]

Sending a Message: Snoqualmie Valley Teachers rally for McCleary Promise, Friday June 2nd

As state legislators continue to debate how to fully fund basic education, local teachers will be hoping to send an important message their way: live up to the promise. This Friday, June 2nd, the Snoqualmie … [Read more...]

Consistently there to Encourage: Twin Falls Morning Greeters IS the Morning Standard

It's a simple thing... someone at the front door greeting you when you arrive. Bringing that simple thing to the front door of a middle school, with fellow students doing the greeting while grumpy, tired … [Read more...]

Mitchell Family Football Camp is back, benefits scholarship fund

The Mitchell Family Football Camp is back. Established to help fun their scholarship fund for student athletes, this camp is intended for boys and girls, entering grades K-8, with any level of experience, who … [Read more...]

Melissa Johnson announces will run for school board, challenge one-term incumbent

It appears one incumbent SVSD school board member will not run unopposed this November as he did four years ago. On Wednesday, May 17, 2017, Snoqualmie resident, Melissa Johnson, announced her candidacy for … [Read more...]

Headlining this weekend: Mount Si Drama presents Shakespeare’s ‘As you Like it’

All the world is a stage.  For many of the students of the Mount Si Drama Club, no words could better describe their feelings right now. Thursday night, May 11th, the curtain opens for the Mount Si High … [Read more...]

How to fix the Mismatch: Washington students not educated enough for Washington jobs

Who wants to talk growth?  It's a hot button topic in the Snoqualmie Valley as developers look to buy land and build homes to meet the demand of King County's population growth. County officials tell us all … [Read more...]

SVSD Nurse named Washington State School Nurse of the Year

The year was 2007 and I was getting ready for my youngest child to begin kindergarten. This new chapter in my daughter's life brought her excitement, but for me it brought fear. You see, the youngest of my … [Read more...]

Small Fire reported at Mount Si High School, all students safely evacuated

On Wednesday, May 2, 2017 at 11:30AM the Snoqualmie Valley School District reported on its website: "This morning, a fire has been reported at Mount Si High School. Early reports indicate it may be related … [Read more...]

Clean out those Closets! Clothes for the Cause in downtown Snoqualmie this weekend, supports Mount Si Grad Night

Doing some spring cleaning? Want to get rid of old clothes, towels with an easy alternative to just throwing things away? There's a fundraiser this weekend Saturday, April 29th and Sunday April 30th in the … [Read more...]