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  • ESD 105 has 14 school districts on Washington Achievement Awards list! +

    Congratulations to our 14 school districts that are among the recipients of the 5th annual Washington Achievement Awards! This year’s honorees were announced on April 16. An OSPI news release describes the awards as “the state’s highest honor” for its public schools. The Washington Achievement Awards are sponsored by the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) and by the Washington State Board of Education. Award winners are selected on calculations based on student test scores collected statewide over three Read More
  • Ric Pilgrim of Wapato schools named next assistant superintendent at ESD 105 +

      Ric Pilgrim, a veteran area teacher and a longtime administrative leader with the Wapato School District, will be joining Educational Service District 105 as the regional agency’s new assistant superintendent for Educational Services. He will start his new position at ESD 105 on July 1. In his upcoming role, Pilgrim will coordinate and develop educational initiatives that assist in the staff development and student education programs for the agency’s service region of south central Washington.  Programs that will be Read More
  • West Valley, Ellensburg, and Riverside Christian place at State Knowledge Bowl +

    Teams from three of the region’s high schools came home with trophies following their strong performances at the 32nd annual Washington State High School Knowledge Bowl competitions that were held on March 22 at Arlington High School. The State competition -- which involves a series of written and oral questions that test students' broad range of knowledge -- fielded 18 teams from each of the six school size classifications (1B, 2B, 1A, 2A, 3A, and 4A). Awards were given to the teams Read More
  • East Valley engineering class project wins big in Samsung national contest +

    Congratulations to East Valley High School and the students in Barry Reifel's engineering class for winning the Ambassador's Award in Samsung Corporation's national 2014 Solve For Tomorrow Competition.  The school received notice of the award -- which comes with more than $140,000 in technology and cash awards -- on March 25. The East Valley class project involves the use of irrigation water to economically cool a home.  The project was selected as the contest's statewide winner for Washington, awarding the school a Read More
  • Here's the spring issue of our "Class" newsletter! +

    The Spring 2014 edition of our ESD 105 "Class" newsletter is now available for your online viewing and dowloading!  This issue features a look into the HU105 teacher preparation partnership between Heritage University and ESD 105, including news on some upcoming expansions that will be occuring in this program.  You'll also get to see photos of the local award-winning entries (and the students who created them) from our 2014 Regional High School Art Show, an introduction to our pair of Read More
  • Nominate our next Regional Teacher of the Year! +

    Do you have an exceptionally outstanding teacher in your school district?  Would you like to see that person have a chance at becoming our next Regional Teacher of the Year?     Nominations are now officially open to select our next ESD 105 Regional Teacher of the Year.  Our honoree for the 2014-2015 school year will be joining previous title holders Jeff Charbonneau (the science teacher from Zillah High School who was also named the 2013 Washington State Teacher of the Read More
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