Edmonds students successfully lobby for passage of civil rights history bil

Thanks to a group of students at Edmonds’ Madrona K-8 School, the Washington State Senate Early Learning & K-12 Education Committee voted Thursday to pass SB 5174, which encourages the instruction of the history of the civil rights movement in our state’s schools. The proposal is the brainchild of The MLK Group, a team of…

Madrona School receives Green Schools certification

Madrona School, a K-8 school in the Edmonds School District, recently received Level 1 certification from the Washington Green Schools program due to its focus on recycling/waste reduction and energy efficiency. The school’s Green Team added composting and TerraCycling during the lunch periods to the recycling program it already had in place to make it…

‘Ask Your Legislator’ forum Monday night

Washington State legislators representing the 1st, 21st, and 32nd State Legislative Districts will participate in an “Ask Your Legislator” Forum beginning at 7 p.m. Monday, May 17. Four of the nine elected officials from these three districts have committed to attend. The forum begins at 7 p.m. in the Edmonds School District Board room located…