March is Music Month
Friends of Renton Schools Foundation sets out to raise $10,000 for school music programs
March 6, 2014—Music programs are alive and well in Renton Schools and the Friends of Renton Schools Foundation wants to help improve programs and make them more accessable to students throughout the district.
Renton teachers preapre for transition to Common Core State Standards
Parents can help their students be ready for the transition
March 7, 2014—Teachers in the Renton School District have been preparing for the state’s transition to Common Core State Standards, a U.S. education initiative that seeks to bring varied state curricula into alignment with each other.
Renton High School to become International Baccalaureate school in the fall
March 4, 2014—Renton High School has received authorization to become an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School. The go-ahead came this week after a nearly year-long evaluation process from the Associations of IB World Schools, the international organization that bestows and monitors IB status on high schools.
High school students use models and clay to learn about the human body
February 27, 2014—Hands-on learning is a big part of the school day. But in high schools throughout the district, "hands-on" is taking on a whole new meaning: Students are learning to build the human body from the inside out.
High School student-athletes have big winter season
February 21, 2014—High school student-athletes throughout the district received Seamount League honors for winter sports season
Campbell Hill Elementary Principal Zakariya Palsha named Regional Distinguished Principal of the Year
February 14, 2014—Campbell Hill Elementary School Principal Zakariya Palsha has been named 2013-2014 Regional Distinguished Principal of the Year by the Association of Washington School Principals.
Old Spring Glen School renovated to accommodate Renton Academy program
February 3, 2014 — Construction continues at the old Spring Glen School to prepare the building to house the Renton Academy program, which will be moved from its current location in the northern most end of the district to make way for the construction of the district’s fourth middle school.
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