Wenatchee School District Continues Budget Work

The Wenatchee School Board held a workshop Wednesday night to interpret the results of a budget survey and decide on further actions with regards to a looming $5.2 million deficit. Superintendent Brian Flones said the two biggest things the district wants to prioritize are certificated teachers and items that have…


Wenatchee School Board Selects Three Finalists for Superintendent Position

The Wenatchee School Board announced that they have selected three finalists to be interviewed February 19th through the 21st as they search for their next superintendent. Communications Director Diana Haglund says they will announce the name of each finalist the day before they interview in the public forum. “We’re just…


Wenatchee School District Budget Workshop Wednesday Evening

The Wenatchee School Board will be holding their budget workshop Wednesday evening from 5 to 7 pm at the district office. The School District is facing a $5.2 million dollar budget deficit. The meeting is open to the public, and will begin with a summary of a Budget Prioritization Survey…



Wenatchee School Board Selects Superintendent Candidates for Interviews

The Wenatchee School Board has moved to the next phase of the search for a new Superintendent. Communications Director Diana Haglund says the move to the interview stage began prior to Tuesday’s Board Meeting. “The board had a chance to review applications for the Superintendent and decide who they were…


Wenatchee School Board Seeking Feedback on 2019-20 Budget

Wenatchee, WA – The Wenatchee School District will be offering opportunities for stakeholders to provide input into the process of balancing the district budget for 2019-20.  The Wenatchee School District faces an estimated $5.2 million budget deficit. Three public informational meetings will be held January 23, 24 and 29 at Wenatchee…



Wenatchee School District Warns Parents About “Momo Challenge”

From the WSD website: A recent social media challenge directed at children and young adults, called the “Momo Challenge”, is creating concern throughout the country. While there have been no reports of student interaction with it in our community, the Wenatchee School District is urging parents to become aware of…


Wenatchee School Board Looking for Public Input in Superintendent Search

Wenatchee, WA – Community, parent, and student involvement are critical in the selection of the Wenatchee School District’s next superintendent. The Wenatchee School Board of Directors invites those interested in participating in the final phase of the superintendent search to apply to serve on a stakeholder interview committee. The committee…


Second School Resource Officer in Wenatchee Possible, but Unlikely

Wenatchee Police Chief Steve Crown and others made the case for a second School Resource Officer (SRO) before the Wenatchee School Board Tuesday. For Crown, it’s about the proactive interaction and engagement the SRO has with the students. Said Crown, “It’s not about security guards being in schools. It’s not…