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Most Whatcom County schools "good" according to 2010 Achievement Index

February 10, 2011 in In the News
Bellingham Herald
Source: 
Bellingham Herald
Date: 
Wednesday, February 9, 2011

School district official claims community doesn't support schools

February 9, 2011 in Blog

Two Spokane-area school district bonds were rejected by voters on Tuesday, prompting a local school district official to make a disappointing assertion.

Voters in the Mead School District said no to a $49 million bond by a 48-52% margin.

The Central Valley School District put a $69 million bond before voters to build a new school and renovate aging schools, but it also failed, by a 46-54% margin.

They are rating the schools again

February 9, 2011 in In the News
Wenatchee World
Source: 
Wenatchee World
Date: 
Tuesday, February 8, 2011

School Rankings

February 9, 2011 in In the News
KVEW News
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KVEW News
Date: 
Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Tri-City Schools Get Graded

February 9, 2011 in In the News
KEPR News
Source: 
KEPR News
Date: 
Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Few Tri-Cities-area Schools Rank High in New Report

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