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Prep Zone: Garfield football coach has team 'All in'
Nov 3, 2014 • KING5.comSEATTLE -- This season a lot of high school football playoff droughts are coming to an end. Emerald Ridge and Auburn Mountain View are two "Big Game" winners headed to the post season. Garfield High School's football team is returning to the playoffs ... More
Seattle: Walkout Against Cuts on Education
Nov 1, 2014 • Socialist AlternativeOn Thursday October 23, Garfield High School students in Seattle responded to the news that the school would be immediately cutting one full-time teacher in order to save money. ... This is why Washington is one of three states where poverty is rising. More
59-year sentence for 2008 gang murder at Garfield High School
Sep 10, 2014 • The Seattle Times (blog)A South Seattle gang member who fatally shot a teenager at Garfield High School in 2008 was sentenced Wednesday morning to 59 years in prison. D'Angelo Saloy killed 15-year-old Quincy Coleman, a Central District gang member, on Halloween night ... More
Let us graduate, let us educate
Oct 29, 2014 • Socialist Worker OnlineGarfield High School in Seattle once again became an inspiring symbol in the struggle for education justice, reports Jesse Hagopian in an article for his I Am an Educator blog. ... Best of all, only weeks after they organized a second citywide mass ... More
Garfield High School Black Student Union Marches on Seattle Police Station
Oct 22, 2014 • TheStranger.comAbout thirty students and their supporters marched, drenched in rain, from Garfield High School to the Seattle police department's East Precinct headquarters this afternoon to deliver a simple message: black lives matter, from Ferguson to Seattle. "Not ... More
Seattle students being denied enough lunch and recess time in school
Nov 6, 2014 • Ballard News TribuneStudents in Seattle Public Schools are coming home hungry and with full lunch boxes each day as a result of new cuts by the district to lunch and recess times, Seattle parents have discovered. Children participating in the Free & Reduced Meal program ... More
The Daily Troll: Amazon posts 3rd quarter losses. Guns: Hands off the yard ...
Oct 23, 2014 • CrosscutThe Coalition to Protect Our Gun Rights, which backs Initiative 591, told The Seattle Times it will “seek charges” against Margot Blacker, a former Bellevue City Council member. This comes after, police ... The Ebola-fear epidemic has officially landed ... More
Garfield high 'super team' has six transfers, raising questions
Mar 3, 2014 • KOMO NewsSEATTLE -- Some rival fans are crying foul over the Garfield High School basketball team, accusing the Bulldogs of creating a "super team" by transferring six top players from other schools in just one year. Deeshawn Tucker, Brayon Blake, Tramaine ... More
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