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Photo courtesy of Pateros School District Allen Fisher, member of the Hermanos del Arte No. 314 Masonic Lodge of Brewster, stands behind Pateros third grader, Kray Hampe, left, and Pateros second grader, Brenda Isabel, recent bike winners in the Pateros school semi-annual Bikes for Books drawing on June 9.
PATEROS – A pair of lucky Pateros elementary students are the latest winners of new bikes thanks to the Bikes for Books contest drawing at the Pateros school in June. Third grader, Kray Hampe won a Next Wipe Out BMX bike and second-grade student, Brenda Isabel won a girls’ Next Girl Talk model....

Bridgeport 2017 graduates Gladys Hernandez and David Ochoa
BRIDGEPORT – Among the 40 seniors of the Class of 2017 who graduated Bridgeport High School on June 2, 33 were recognized for academic achievement and 23 received one or more scholarships. Scholarship recipients included: Isai Acevado: Ronald Reagan Student Leader Award Shirley Andale:  Las...

The 12 members of the Brewster Elementary Robotics Team pose with their award plaque from the VEX IQ Challenge.
BREWSTER-BRIDGEPORT - The Brewster and Bridgeport school districts were among nearly two dozen North Central Washington elementary, middle and high schools that shared more than $80,000 in Stronger Schools Grants from the Community Foundation of North Central Washington (CFNCW). The Brewster...

Bobbi Hall’s aunt, Cindy Miller applied the creative beadwork design to the valedictorian’s mortarboard. Hall did her own beadwork on the stem of her eagle feather tassel.
PATEROS – Not surprisingly, most of the 25 seniors graduated Pateros High School last Saturday, June 3, have future plans. Among them is Dakota Poole who plans to train as a journeyman electrician.  Then there’s Aubrey Miller who will attend Washington State University and major in elementary...

Jesse Gomez delivered the valedictorian address at Bridgeport’s graduation Friday night.
BRIDGEPORT – Three honor graduates were among the 40 Class of 2017 seniors who graduated Bridgeport High School in a ceremony held in the school gym last Friday, June 2. Graduating with scholastic honors were Jacqueline Herrera-Villanueva, Elizabeth Landin-Michel and Elizabeth Carreon-Quiroz. More...

Senior class valedictorian, Angie Vazquez delivered a thoughtful address to the crowd.
BREWSTER – On a day that could have been custom-ordered for an outdoor ceremony, the Brewster High School graduating class of 2017 held its commencement under balmy skies on the school football field last Friday evening, June 2. Scholarship awards totaling $118,694 went to 20 graduates and 13...
History buffs in Okanogan County are in for a rare treat June 2 and June 3. Ralph Fries, grandson of Ulrick Fries, who authored “From Copenhagen to Okanogan,” will present an exhibition of his research of the pioneer families, schools, and agriculture of the southern Okanogan. The research includes...

Pateros elementary students and the sixth-grade band performed in a public concert called “One Nation” last month.
PATEROS – A portion of District #122-70J board of directors’ regular monthly meeting is devoted to the topic: What’s Right with the Pateros Schools. At its most recent meeting in the Methow Community Center, April 24. • Pateros Elementary a 2016 Washington Achievement Award for continued math...
    BREWSTER - The Brewster School District will hold Kindergarten Registration on Thursday, May 11, 3:30-7 p.m.,  for children who will be 5 years old by August 31, 2017. It will be held at Brewster Elementary School.  Please bring: Birth Certificate, Immunization Card and Social Security Card....
BRIDGEPORT – The Bridgeport School District is committed to identifying and providing for the unique educational needs of all its students. In that effort, the district is currently soliciting nominations from parents, school staff, and community, of students who are believed to have a high...

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