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The Daily Evergreen

The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

“All current health and safety mitigation measures will continue until further notice,” Superintendent Bob Maxwell said.

Masks optional at Pullman Public Schools after state mandate lifts

ELENA ADAIR February 25, 2022

Board members discussed mask mandates lifting and curriculum changes during a Pullman Public Schools meeting Wednesday night.  Mask Mandate Updates Superintendent Bob Maxwell said students and faculty...

Debbie Mitzimberg, Garfield-Palouse School District Head Chef, stands next to a Viking Power Pack which contains Cougar Gold Cheese, Feb. 24.

Garfield-Palouse School District receives grant to provide fresh food

ABBY SONNICHSEN, Evergreen Photographer February 25, 2022

*Editor's note: this story has been updated with the correct school district in the headline. The Garfield-Palouse School District was awarded a $2,500 grant in January by the NorthEast Washington Educational...

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration authorized the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5-11 on Oct. 29.

Local schools respond to Pfizer vaccine authorization for children

ABBY SONNICHSEN, Evergreen Photographer November 12, 2021

Pullman Public Schools will not require students to be vaccinated to attend school. This announcement follows the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s authorization of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine...

The school district’s current administrative office is located in the Pioneer Center. It is eligible for historic designation on the Pullman Register of Historic Places and the National Register of Historic Places, according to the proposition presented at the school board meeting.

School board considers Pioneer Center for historic designation, approves disposal of school bus

MELINA ERNST, Evergreen reporter June 11, 2021

Pullman Public Schools board members discussed the Pioneer Center’s eligibility for historic designation during a meeting Wednesday evening.  The school district’s current administrative office...

From noon to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday from June 22 to August 12 meals are available for pick up at 510 NW Greyhound Way.

Pullman Public Schools to offer free “grab and go” meals

MELINA ERNST, Evergreen reporter June 4, 2021

Pullman Public Schools will begin its free summer meal program on June 14.  All children between one and 18 years old are eligible to receive free "grab and go" breakfast and lunches. The program...

We work hard to be competitive in a way that doesnt drive our entire lives, said Johanna Brown, PHS science teacher and Science Bowl coach.

PHS Science Bowl team ranks in top 64 for national finals

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen news editor May 28, 2021

Pullman High School students competed last Saturday in the National Science Bowl Finals and ranked in the top 64 of over 1,100 high school teams.  In March, the PHS team won the Inland Northwest...

Superintendent Bob Maxwell said school counselors and administrators are working with eligible students who can benefit from the waiver program weekly.

School board discusses social, emotional learning, emergency waiver for seniors

MELINA ERNST, Evergreen reporter April 30, 2021

Pullman Public Schools board members unanimously adopted a policy to integrate and support social and emotional learning in schools during a meeting Wednesday. Superintendent Bob Maxwell said Policy...

Students are doing an excellent job upholding state and local COVID-19 guidelines to ensure their safety, said Jim Bruce, Jefferson Elementary School principal. 

School board reviews online activities for students, healthier meals 

ANNA MICHALSON, Evergreen reporter April 16, 2021

Pullman Public Schools board discussed new ways to keep students engaged online as they transition to in-person learning and updated meal services during a meeting Wednesday evening.  Students...

The majority of staff members were vaccinated at the Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories Event Center. One teacher said she has received the first dose.

District employees begin receiving COVID-19 vaccines

ANNA MICHALSON, Evergreen reporter March 12, 2021

Educators are now eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine as Pullman Public Schools slowly returns to in-person learning. Superintendent Bob Maxwell said K-5 schools are in-person five days a week...

Having students back has been great,” Superintendent Bob Maxwell said. Its exciting to see students all the way from preschool to seniors being back in person.”

School board discusses in-person learning, physical education 

KIARA DOYAL March 12, 2021

Pullman School Board members and teachers discussed the transition to hybrid classes and various physical education opportunities available to students during a meeting Wednesday. “Having students...

The Canyon Crest Planned Residential Development will be located south of Kamiak Elementary School and west of NW Ventura Court.

Development could bring 68 new homes to Pullman

MADYSEN MCLAIN, Evergreen roots editor March 3, 2021

A local engineering company hopes to move forward with a neighborhood of 68 affordable single-family homes in Pullman. The Pullman Planning Commission heard public comments Feb. 24 about an application...

Students will receive comprehensive sexual health education at least twice during both their middle school and high school careers.

School board discusses sexual health education, student pods

ADALINE GRACE, Evergreen social media editor February 12, 2021

Roberta Kramer, assistant superintendent of Pullman Public Schools, gave an update about current and upcoming sexual health education requirements during a school board meeting Wednesday.   Kramer...

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