Unclear if Snoqualmie Valley Athletic Complex ready in time for 2018 Mount Si Baseball, Softball season

Things are slowly moving forward on a planned athletic complex off SR 202 and 14th Street in North Bend (near Encompass), but whether the complex's fields will be ready in the spring of 2018 - and in time for … [Read more...]

Police looking for school zone violators near Timber Ridge Elementary as parents worry about safety at busy intersection

Worried about student safety, parents took to social media this week to remind residents/drivers about using caution and reducing speed around Timber Ridge Elementary School at the corner of Snoqualmie Parkway … [Read more...]

Focus on Safety: District implements enhanced security systems at all schools, tracks visitors on campus

This week the Snoqualmie Valley School District announced it had installed enhanced security systems at all of its schools, including implementing a new Visitor Management System. Per SVSD's announcement, … [Read more...]

Mount Si Football takes down Skyline with impressive road victory

There were LOTS of happy Wildcat fans under the Friday night lights September 1st, watching their team do something it hadn't done in about a decade: beat Skyline. Mount Si Football quieted home team fans at … [Read more...]

New School Rising: Mount Si High School steel framework goes up; SES gym expansion starts soon

If you haven't driven by Mount Si High School since school let out in June, you might just do a double take as you travel down Meadowbrook Way. Construction on the new, rebuilt high school has gone from … [Read more...]

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...]