Posts Tagged ‘Eastmont School District’

Local Music Students Getting Jazzed This Week With The LA6

The Wenatchee Jazz Workshop has been bringing great jazz to our schools and our valley since 2001. It pairs professional jazz musicians/instructors with jazz band students from six local middle and high schools for a week. Each guest musician works with students in his or her respective section: saxophone, trumpet, trombone, piano, bass and percussion…

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2018 Apple Blossom Royalty Candidates – Wenatchee School District

The 2018 Apple Blossom Royalty Selection Pageant is this Saturday Feb. 10 at Wenatchee High School. Five candidates from Wenatchee and five from Eastmont School Districts are vying for Queen and two Princesses. Get to know the five finalists from Wenatchee along with KOHO’s Randy Roadz. Sophie Castillo Sophie is the daughter of Miguel and Megan Castillo. Sophie is…

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2018 Apple Blossom Royalty Candidates – Eastmont School District

The 2018 Apple Blossom Royalty Selection Pageant is this Saturday Feb. 10 at Wenatchee High School. Five candidates from Eastmont and five from Wenatchee School Districts are vying for Queen and two Princesses. Get to know the five finalists from Eastmont along with KOHO’s Randy Roadz. Rebecca Hall Rebecca is the daughter of Chris and…

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2018 Apple Blossom Top 10 Royalty Candidates Announced, Selection Pageant Feb. 10

The Top 10 candidates for the Washington State Apple Blossom Festival were announced Wednesday night. The top 25 girls gave their speeches to their student body and three out-of-town judges Wednesday morning.  The Top 10 – five from Eastmont and five from Wenatchee School Districts – will participate in the Cashmere Valley Bank Royalty Selection Pageant Saturday,…

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Eastmont’s Robert E. Lee School Officially Becomes Lee Elementary

Robert E. Lee Elementary School in East Wenatchee has been renamed Lee Elementary. The Eastmont School Board voted Monday to change the name after months of debate among school district leaders, parents, students and citizens about a school named after the Confederate general. Board members ultimately decided to bring forward the motion to change the…

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KOHO Candidate Forum – Eastmont School Board Seat #4

KOHO 101 is the place to hear directly from your local candidates ahead of this fall’s general election. Today’s candidate forum features John Brangwin, vying for Eastmont school board seat #4. The other candidate, Dave Piepel, was unable to make it to the forum.   Ballots are due Tuesday, Nov. 7; either postmarked that day…

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It’s Back-To-School Week in North Central Washington

From the first-time parent sending their young one off to kindergarten to the soon-to-be empty nester with a college-bound student, from the new middle-schooler navigating an unfamiliar building to the high-schooler figuring out a new block schedule, it’s the first day of school today and tomorrow for many in the area. Cashmere, Cascade, Entiat and…

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Robert E. Lee Elementary Back in the Spotlight Over Confederate Name

The Eastmont School District starts their school year this Wednesday and it’s getting a lot of attention right now. Schools can be named after geographic characteristics like Lakeview, Hilltop or Alpine Lakes, after pleasant-sounding patriotic nouns such as Liberty or Independence, after famous historical figures; Ronald Reagan, Mark Twain, Jonas Salk, Dwight D. Eisenhower and…

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