Police Chief for a Day – a first grader’s dream come true

Bryce Stubblefield, a first grade student at Twain Elementary School, wants to be a police officer when he grows up. And his dream is about to come true! The City of Kirkland Police Department chose Bryce to be their 2018 Police Chief for a Day.

Mead gives back to the community and connects families

Mead Elementary PTSA hosted a used book and clothing fair during the week of January 22, and a pancake breakfast on Friday. Students, parents, teachers and community members donated 5,419 books. The fair earned $1,100 for the school and provided teachers with 1,000 books for their classrooms.



Dickinson students trace salmon’s journey to Issaquah Salmon Hatchery

Dickinson fourth grade students learn from an employee of the Issaquah Salmon HatcheryFourth grade students at Dickinson Elementary School are learning about the life cycles of salmon. The 90 students saw coho and Chinook salmon up close during a visit to the Issaquah Salmon Hatchery on October 6. The salmon complete their grueling journey from the sea to spawn in Issaquah Creek in the fall. During a tour and scavenger hunt, they learned about salmon habitat and how the hatchery operates.