The district has been nominated for a West Plains Chamber of Commerce 2014 "Best of the West" award. We have been notified that we are a finalist for Large Business of the Year. The winner, along with other category winners, will be announced at the Best of the West Gala to be held on Thursday, March 20.
A community visit to Westwood Middle School will take place on Wednesday, March 12, at 1:00 p.m. We hope you are able to join us for this opportunity to witness first-hand the quality programming and learning that takes place at Westwood. Visitors will meet in the administration office at 1:00 and debrief in the library after visiting classrooms. Please contact Sharon Throop at (509) 559-4502 or by email at email@example.com if you wish to attend.
The week of March 10-14, 2014 has been proclaimed by Governor Inslee as Classified School Employees Appreciation Week. In the Cheney Public Schools we are very fortunate to be served by outstanding and dedicated men and women in all classified positions, and extend our thanks to each of these outstanding individuals for the superb jobs they do - contributing to high quality education for each student we serve.
Patrick Purviance and Kiersten Gasper took first place at the SeaPerchregional competition recently held at Eastern Washington University. Rylan DeWeese and Bryan Wyall took third - only 16 seconds behind the second place team. Congratulations to all of our studentswho participated!
Congratulations to the CHS athletes who have recently committed to colleges and universities in order to pursue their post-secondary education while participating in the sports in which they have excelled here! Most recently, Bailey Towey has committed to attend school and play softball at Pacific University in Forest Grove, Oregon. Amy Anderson will be attending Western Oregon, and will be on their fast pitch softball team. Trevan Estrelladoand Micah Wellerhave signed their letters of intent to attend Peninsula College in Port Angeles and will play soccer there. Ian Schimandle recently signed to attend Clark College in Vancouver, Washington and will also play soccer. Ashley Seiler will be attending Casper College in Wyoming and will be playing volleyball. Skyler Seubert recently signed with Dakota State University at Madison, South Dakota, and will play football there, while Andrew Graham has signed a letter of intent with Montana Tech in Butte, Montana and will also play football.
REGISTER FOR READY! FOR KINDERGARTEN CLASSES As parents, you want your children to have a happy and successful school experience. So do The Reading Foundation and Cheney School District. Free registration for spring READY! for Kindergartenfor parents of children birth through age 5 is now available. Complete the registration form and follow the instructions for ways to sign up.
The next regularly-scheduled School Board meeting will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 12, at Westwood Middle School, 6120 S. Abbott Rd., Spokane. The public is always welcome to attend School Board meetings.