As Earth Day approaches, Rose Hill Elementary staff, alumni and community members took a moment to honor a former teacher, who was also a strong advocate for protecting our environment. Cass Avery was a teacher at Rose Hill Elementary for over 10 years.
Find Good Books to Read
Looking for a new book to read? Here are some places to look for ideas of award-winning books.
Awarded to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.
The Coretta Scott King Book Awards
Awarded to African American authors and illustrators for distinguished work.
Awarded to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.
The Otter Award
Awarded for the best chapter books for readers transitioning to chapter books.
Pacific Northwest Young Reader's Choice Award
Students in grades 4-6 living in the Pacific Northwest may vote for their favorite book and see all of the previous winners.
Sasquatch Reading Award
Students in grades 4-8 in the state of Washington may vote for their favorite chapter book each year from a list of nominees.
Washington Children's Choice Picture Book Award
Students in grades K-3 in the state of Washington may vote for their favorite picture book each year.