Registration now open for 3rd annual Bill Hamilton Street Strut

Edmonds Public Schools Foundation is sponsoring the 3rd Annual Bill Hamilton Street Strut on Saturday, Oct. 8. This year the event is dedicated to GayLynne Ullerich, the late Madrona School physical education teacher, who died in a car accident in January. The 5K fun run/walk begins at 8:40 a.m. for the childrens 1K and at…

Chef to assist students in preparing meal for Edmonds Schools Foundation luncheon

Guest chef and cookbook author Greg Atkinson will assist culinary arts instructor Rhonda Hampton and the culinary arts students of Lynnwood High School in preparing the lunch that will be served for the Edmonds Public Schools Foundation’s spring event, “A Recipe For Success,” on Friday, March 18. The event, to be held at Lynnwood High…

Edmonds Public Schools Foundation fundraiser to feature local chef

This year, Edmonds public schools are facing significant state budget cuts that will impact classroom learning.  In an effort to offset some of these reductions, the Edmonds Public Schools Foundation is hosting its annual Spring Luncheon at Lynnwood High School, “A Recipe for Success,” on Friday, March 18 at Lynnwood High School. Featured guests include…

Edmonds Street Strut draws more than 500; Maplewood wins ‘golden shoe’

More than 500 people participated in the Edmonds Public Schools Foundation’s second annual Street Strut held earlier this month in Edmonds and honoring Vic Bennett, a former teacher and cross country coach at Lynnwood High School. The Edmonds Public Schools Foundation distributes money equally to all of the schools within the Edmonds School District serving…

Street Strut early registration (with T-shirt) deadline is Monday

The second annual Edmonds Public Schools Foundation’s Street Strut is next Saturday, Oct. 9 in Edmonds, and the deadline to register and get a T-shirt is Monday, Oct. 4. Cost to register by Oct. 4 is $30 adult and $15 youth ages 9-18 (includes T-shirt). After Oct. 4 the adult price goes to $35 and…

Reminder: Register for Oct. 9 Street Strut, to benefit Edmonds schools

Remember to register for the second annual Edmonds Public Schools Foundation’s Street Strut, scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 9 in Edmonds. Launched last year in honor of Lynnwood High School cross country coach Vic Bennet, the Street Strut is a 5 K (three-mile) run/walk on a route that covers some of Edmonds’ most scenic city streets….

Edmonds-area schools getting ready to defend Street Strut title

Take it from Michelle Mathis, Maplewood K-8, Jeanne Moore; Martha Lake Elementary and Justin Irish, College Place Elementary — literally. The challenge in the upcoming second annual Street Strut is to take the trophy and the prize money from these three Edmonds School District principals who earned it for their schools’ participation last year. The…

Reminder: Evening of Jazz Saturday to benefit Edmonds public schools

The Edmonds Public Schools Foundation is hosting a summer Evening of Jazz with vocalist Cyndi Moring, from 5-9:30 p.m. this Saturday at the Bush residence in Woodway Tickets are $50 per person and include a salmon barbecue (wild caught this summer in Alaska) and an intimate evening of music with Moring, an engaging singer who…

Edmonds schools foundation seeking women willing to mentor teen girls

Are you a woman who could provide an understanding ear to a teen searching to find herself, find her voice, or sort out who she is-and what she wants to become? Do you remember the older friend, neighbor, or teacher who made time for you and helped you realize you were important? The new Women…

Community leaders receive regional recognition

Edmonds Public Schools Foundation President Debbie Bodal and Citizens for Schools President Andy Simonsen received the Community Leadership Awards at the Washington Association of School Administrators Sno-Isle Region 109 Awards luncheon Friday. The public schools foundation is comprised of businesses, individuals and families in the communities of Brier, Edmonds, Lynnwood, Mountlake Terrace and Woodway who…

Community rallies to raise money for Edmonds Public Schools Foundation

More than 200 community members turned out for the Edmonds Public Schools Foundation annual Spring Luncheon March 5. Together, they raised over $34,000 to provide grants to teachers and schools in Edmonds, Lynnwood, Brier, Woodway and Mountlake Terrace. The late Hal Reasby, former Edmonds School District superintendent and founder of the Edmonds Public Schools Foundation,…

Reminder: Public Schools Foundation luncheon Friday

Buy your ticket now for the Edmonds Public Schools Foundation luncheon this Friday, March 5 at the Lynnwood Convention Center. Tickets are $40 each and all proceeds benefit Edmonds School District programs. The luncheon runs from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. To learn more, visit the Edmonds Public Schools Foundation website.

Edmonds Public Schools Foundation luncheon March 5

The Edmonds Public Schools Foundation is hosting its 2010 spring luncheon from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. March 5 at the Lynnwood Convention Center. Sponsors and table captains are needed for this annual fundraiser that supports the Edmonds School District. Keynote speaker is Dr. Laura Kastner, Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavior Sciences at the University…