Katya Rukhlinskaia

An International Community School student is the 2019-20 winner of the sixth annual Washington State Zine Contest. Katya Rukhlinskaia, who is now in eighth grade, won for grades 7-9 for her “Tribes: The Cowlitz” zine entry.


When schools closed in March, the traditional end-of-year band concerts that showcase a year’s worth of practice and progress were effectively canceled. Rose Hill Middle School (RHMS) Band Instructor, Angela Laulainen got creative during the remote learning period and had her students record their parts at home.



    A season of firsts at Timberline Middle School

    TMS boys varsity basketball vs IMS

    Since opening at the beginning of the school year, Timberline Middle School (TMS) has seen many firsts. First science lab, first assembly and even first varsity sports match in the gym. The TMS boys basketball team welcomed Inglewood Middle School for the court’s inaugural game on September 26.

    Boys basketball is part of the season one along with boys and girls cross country and boys tennis. Thanks to voters, students across the district will get to enjoy the state-of-the-art facilities at TMS for many years to come.