The 2015 Red Ribbon Bazaar at Steilacoom High School is on Saturday, December 5th from 9 AM to 4 PM. From its humble beginning in 1997, this community tradition has always featured homemade handcrafted and other items perfect for holiday giving and enjoyment.
The Seattle Seahawks, CenturyLink, Inc., Q13 FOX and Sports Authority named Alex Paget of Steilacoom High School as their week eight CenturyLink High School Athlete of the Week. Alex will be at CenturyLink Field during the November 15 game against the Arizona Cardinals.
Steilacoom High School junior Sierra Flake and sophomore Noah Burlingame have been selected to attend the 2015 Frances Hesselbein Student Leadership Program, to be held in late October at the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York. Twelve students nationwide are selected each year to attend this prestigious opportunity.
“Aaron Smith caught a pass early in the third quarter and ran into the end zone for a 50-yard score. But it was not about the touchdown.The Steilacoom High School senior was diagnosed with autism when he was 2, and his mother said doctors told her he would never talk or be socially interactive.” Read the rest of TJ Cotterill’s story at The News Tribune website.
Steilacoom High School students Alexander Paget and Amanda Martin have been named Commended Students in the National Merit Scholarship Program.
A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program, were presented to these scholastically talented seniors at an all school assembly Friday.
Lakewood Rotary recognized Katy Davit as the February student of the month from Steilacoom High School. Katy is finishing up her senior year at Steilacoom. Being from a military family Katy has moved around through many schools in her career. She became a Steilacoom Sentinel as a Junior and transitioned into the school quickly. Katy participates in cross country, golf and track all while maintaining a course load full of Advanced Placement classes.
A few hours before the “Friday Night Lights” came on at Blair Taylor Field on Sept. 12, eighteen red-shirted Steilacoom Sentinel players rushed the doors at Saltar’s Point Elementary for a different kind of pre-game warm-up.
The strategy that afternoon was the launch of a new program where players visited local schools and read to elementary students. It’s called the Sentinel Reading Program.
The Graphic Design 2 class at Steilacoom High design the Spring Newsletter.
United Way of Pierce County held the 2014 Varsity Letter in Community Service celebration at the Puyallup Fairgrounds on Wednesday. SHS students Deelyn Cheng, Faythe Choi, Sarah Denning, Jacqueline Dilley, Niki Hobbs, Katie Howard, Taylan Swift, and Samantha Wiegman were part of the 481 Pierce County students honored for their community service during this school year.
Jamicka Jones, an ambitious & energetic employee of Steilacoom High School represented her school district and community at the annual Washington Association of Educational Office Professionals (WAEOP) Spring Conference & Institute. Close to 100 educational office professionals from around the state came together in Olympia, WA from April 24-26, 2014 for the yearly conference.