District takes important step to bring foreign language to middle schools, move hinges on key element

Over the past couple of years, Snoqualmie Valley School District 'Thoughtstream' online parent survey results have shown a strong desire to bring world languages to SVSD middle schools.  In fact, it is a move … [Read more...]

Local student, boy scout conducts Eagle Project to help homeless youth through YouthCare

Snoqualmie resident and Mount Si High School senior,Nick Heinke, has been a Boy Scout for 13 years and is currently a member of Snoqualmie Troop 115. As he works his way toward Eagle rank, he must choose and … [Read more...]

Bids to build new Mount Si High School come in high, board approves nearly $6 million of additional funding

After roughly two years of committee, design, planning and site work, the Snoqualmie Valley School Board unanimously passed a motion at its March 9th meeting, instructing the superintendent to sign a contract … [Read more...]

2017 Educators of the Year announced by Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation

On Tuesday, March 7, 2017 the Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation announced its 2017 Educators of the Year recipients. They were surprised at their schools with flowers and balloons. Each educator was … [Read more...]

Twin Falls Middle School student spends week in the Washington State Senate

Nina Horn, an eighth-grade student at Twin Falls Middle School in North Bend, recently spent a week at the Capitol working as a page for the Washington State Senate. Nina was one of 27 students who served as … [Read more...]

Oped | School Board Members entitled to meeting agendas

** Clarification from author: In reading some of the responses both on Living Snoqualmie and social media, it became evident that one point of  clarification is necessary. Marci Busby’s words about preferring … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie restaurant launches new ‘EDU Giveback Night’ to help PTSA’s

Glass & Bottle Bistro will host an “EDU Giveback Night” every third Wednesday of the month, which launched on February 15, 2017. For every entrée, share plate, or melt plate patrons order from the … [Read more...]

Mount Si Jazz Band heading to New York for prestigious competition, 4th straight year

For the fourth straight year, the MSHS Jazz I Band, under the direction of Matt Wenmen, will be heading to the Big Apple to compete Essentially Ellington at New York's famed Lincoln Center. According to a … [Read more...]

Mount Si Cheer places 8th at National Championships

UPDATE | February 12th, 7:30PM Mount Si Cheer [red squad] placed 8th in the final round of the UCA  High School Cheerleading Championships in Orlando, FL Congratulations!   ORIGINAL … [Read more...]

National Signing Day, eight Mount Si seniors ready to become college student athletes

On Wednesday, February 1, 2017, Mount Si High School held its annual 'National Signing Day' event for seniors who have signed letters of intent to play various college sports across the country next year. This … [Read more...]

PHOTOS | 60,000 design, engineer hours produce final plans for NEW Mount Si High School

One month into 2017 and construction crews working on the Mount Si High School re-build continue to make on-time progress on ground stabilization for the foundation of the new 2,300 student, 355,000 sq. ft., … [Read more...]

New Two Rivers principal announced, familiar face for many students

Mount Si High School announced this week that Assistant Principal Rhonda Schmidt will be joining Two Rivers School as its new principal for the 2017-18 school year.  Current Two Rivers Principal Amy … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Schools running Two Hours Late, January 10th

The Snoqualmie Valley School District announced around 4:45AM  that schools would open two hours late, Tuesday, January 10, 2017. Buses will also use snow routes - i.e. 'limited transportation to areas A, B and … [Read more...]

District closer to critical High School Schedule change: 7-periods, alternating blocks, trimesters all on table

In the near future the delivery system for education at Mount Si High School will undergo a big change. Gone will be the traditional six-period school day - replaced by a daily schedule that will allow students … [Read more...]

Big Changes come to Mount Si High School in January as district prepares to build new facility on current site

It takes a lot of planning and careful coordianting to build a brand new school on the same property of an exisiting high school, but the Snoqualmie Valley School District is proving it is possible. In … [Read more...]