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Officials share benefits of proposed sports complex at community meeting

“This just brings us up to standard,” Sean Sleater, a coach in the Sunnyside School District, said at last night’s informational meeting about the proposed sports complex for which the school district is seeking voter approval.

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Washington September Students of the Month

First and Second Grade

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Washington September Students of the Month

Third, Fourth and Fifth Grade

Local students graduate from WSU

Washington State University has released the list of students who earned undergraduate degrees for the summer 2014 semester.

YVCC names Lower Valley students to honor roll

Eight students from the Lower Yakima Valley were named to the Yakima Valley Community College Dean’s and President’s lists for the summer quarter.

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Charter school debated in Sunnyside

A crowd of more than 50 people, mostly supportive of the idea of establishing a charter school in Sunnyside, turned out last night for a public forum in Sunnyside.

High school graduation requirements constantly changing

It’s not easy to graduate from high school... and starting in 2019, students will have to complete more credits to earn their diplomas.

State test results show progress, as well as challenges for local schools

It’s once again report card season for school districts in Washington state.

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Local school employee receives national award

Curtis Campbell, director of executive services for Sunnyside schools, is being honored with a national award.

School district cuts ties with high school sex ed teacher

A complaint from a student voiced early last spring – focused on the questionable teaching methods of a local high school instructor – has resulted in the Sunnyside School District severing ties with the long-tenured employee.

First day of school a smooth ride, according to Sunnyside principals

The first day of school in Sunnyside was one of the smoothest the principals of the district’s schools have ever experienced.