This spring, Rush Elementary School students participated in the school’s 12th annual Young Author’s program. Students worked to write and illustrate a book on the topic of their choice.
Thoreau teacher named STAR 101.5 Teacher of the Week
Henry David Thoreau Elementary School teacher Casey Conroy and her fourth/fifth grade Quest class were surprised by STAR 101.5 and the King-Pierce Counties Dairy Ambassador on October 19. Conroy was the recipient of the STAR 101.5 Elementary Teacher of the Week award. She was nominated by her student, Trisha Wui.
Each student received a goody bag from Dairy Farmers of Washington, Living Computers: Museum + Labs, KOMO 4, and STAR 101.5. Conroy received a personalized plaque from Trophies2Go, a Living Computers: Museum + Labs gift card, and a $100 gift card from Daniel’s Broiler. She will also receive a makeover courtesy of Blanc N’ Schwartz Salon in Kent.