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Kent-Meridian High School security to be increased today after report of a ...

Oct 29, 2014 • Q13 FOX
KENT, Wash. — The Kent School District said Wednesday that, “in abundance of caution,” it will increase security at Kent-Meridian High School and excuse students who don't want to attend class Thursday over a threat that “lacked specific credibility.”. More

Holiday pop music 2014: 37 festive concerts

Nov 23, 2014 • The Seattle Times
7, 12, 13, 15 3 p.m. Sunday, Kent-Meridian High School, 10020 S.E. 256th St., Kent; $15-$22 (253-856-5051 or 7:30 p.m. Friday, Urban Grace Church, 902 Market St., Tacoma; $12-$28 ( 7:30 p.m. Saturday, ... More

Kent African hair braider, state reach agreement on no need for cosmetology ...

Nov 17, 2014 • Kent Reporter
“All I want is for the department to keep its word to me and Washington's other braiders,” Sylla said in a media release issued by the Virginia-based Institute for Justice. “I'm proud that ... Her shop is in a small strip mall across from Kent-Meridian ... More

New teachers at Kent-Meridian learn how to work with students beyond what ...

Oct 23, 2014 • Kent Reporter
... and Bud Bannon are new teachers at Kent-Meridian High School, and both have had to adapt what they learned in college around the realities of the actual teaching environment. Bannon received a bachelor's degree in athletic training at Washington ... More

Culture change lifts Kent-Meridian from cellar to contender

Oct 17, 2014 •
Kent-Meridian coach Brett Allen directs his team during football practice at Kent-Meridian High School in Kent on Thursday, Oct. 15, 2014. LUI KIT WONG — Staff photographer |Buy ... Kent-Meridan, at 5-1 under head coach Brett Allen, is enjoying its ... More

'Copy cat' threats won't change school procedures

Nov 5, 2014 • Maple Valley Reporter
On Oct. 29, a rumor of a threat at Kent-Meridian High School surfaced, but school officials determined that it wasn't credible. Parents were ... Over the course of the school year, public schools in Washington are required to conduct at least three ... More

Veteran tests the skies in service to country

Nov 6, 2014 • Auburn Reporter
Anderson, a 1951 Kent-Meridian High School graduate, earned a degree in productions management at the University of Washington, where he was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the Air Force through the ROTC (Reserve Officers' Training Corps) ... More

Kent-Meridian's Barringer excels as a principal, gets taste of superintendency

Sep 18, 2014 • Kent Reporter
Kent-Meridian High School Principal Wade Barringer gives directions to a student while on his daily campus rounds. His 2013-2014 superintendent internship drew him away from school often, he says, and he's happy to be back and working with students ... More

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