Mount Si High School names new assistant principal; first outside-district leadership hire in years

Mount Si High School announced on April 3, 2017, that it had hired a new Assistant Principal. The hire marks the first time since John Belcher was chosen to head the school in 2011 that a MSHS principalship … [Read more...]

Acclaimed Mount Si Music program sends Jazz Band to NYC Essentially Ellington competition AGAIN, Fundraiser helps pave the way

The Mount Si High School MusicDepartment has seen immense growth in the four years since Matt Wenman took over as Band Director, including adding an orchestra and a percussion band and growing from 150 students … [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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

Mount Si Drama debuts ‘Pippin’ – even offered Dinner Theater performance

UPDATE | December 10th, 12:30pm Even a snow storm can't stop this show - or at least for more than one night. After the opening night cancellation due to snow, MSHS Dram debuts Pippen today.  The dinner … [Read more...]

Mount Si High School to Change Bell schedule, do away with 6-period day; Parent Meeting November 30th

Mount Si High School is preparing for a big shift - a bell schedule change that will move away from the traditional six-period school day. In 2014 the state legislature ramped up the requirements to earn a … [Read more...]

Mount Si Veterans Day Assembly, ‘Best assembly ever’ says student

[This article was written by Mount Si High School senior, Michael McCall] If you’re like most people I’ve talked to, on either side, it is easy to feel bitter about the entire last year of politics. If you … [Read more...]

VIDEO | Watch progress on Mount Si High School rebuild, construction update

Wondering about progress on the rebuild of Mount Si High School?  In October, the Snoqualmie Valley School District launched a video program to keep the community updated. With the help of MSHS Digital Media … [Read more...]

Mount Si students ask for switch to Weighted GPA’s, say ‘more accurate representation of senior class’

At the October 27th Snoqualmie Valley School Board Meeting, the twelve National Merit Scholars from the Mount Si High School Class of 2017 were asked to introduce themselves to the school board, share their … [Read more...]

Central Washington University could soon come to Eastside, giving Running Start students new campus option in 2017

Snoqualmie Valley School District Running Start students may soon have a new college campus option for their dual credit courses. Currently Bellevue College is the closest option for SVSD Running Start … [Read more...]