Canyon Creek named school of distinction
Canyon Creek Middle School has been named a School of Distinction, an award given for sustained improvement in English language arts and math achievement.
Canyon Creek is one of 94 schools that received the award, which is given by The Center for Educational Effectiveness in partnership with the Association of Educational Service Districts, the Association of Washington School Principals, Washington Association of School Administrators, Washington State School Directors’ Association, and Washington State Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development.
The school will be receiving a banner and having a recognition ceremony in the near future.
Preschool children benefit from new playground equipment
Preschoolers at Hathaway Elementary School now have age-appropriate playground equipment.
The project was led by the Educational Opportunities for Children & Families, which offers state-funded early learning programs in a portable next to Hathaway preschool.
The new equipment features a climb and discovery cave, swift twist spinner, a playhouse and step pods.