The Hawkeye

Snowmageddon’s sequel extends the school year, again

Snowmageddon’s sequel extends the school year, again

By Nina Otebele, Outreach Manager

March 1, 2020

A moderately high level of snow returned to the lowlands of western Washington state earlier this year causing disruptions. Snohomish County experienced over six inches of snow, causing all schools and programs in the Edmonds School District schools to close on Monday, Jan. 13 after a winter storm swept t...

Under the weather?

Cartoon versions of Assistant Superintendent Greg Schwab and social studies teacher Amy Frost, along with a couple of students, are taken aback by the new school days being built onto the end of the year.

By Annika Prom, Co-Editor-in-Chief

March 27, 2019

Families found themselves stuck indoors during most of February due to the winter storm dubbed the “snowpocalypse.” As a result of the handful of snow days, the school year is now set to end on Thursday, June 27, the fifth snow make-up day. It could have been worse. The graduation dates throughout the Ed...

Citizens aid Nourishing Network during “snowpocalyse” troubles

Citizens aid Nourishing Network during “snowpocalyse” troubles

By Annika Prom, Co-Editor-in-Chief

March 10, 2019

In the midst of cold weather, warm acts of kindness melted the snow. Community members supported the Nourishing Network (NN) in its efforts to deliver weekend meals to families in the Edmonds School District (ESD). The NN was unable to meet its weekly goal of distributing food to students on Thursday, ...

School district responds to “snowpocalypse” concerns

There's a sidewalk under that mound of snow, and it's a popular route for students. (Caption and photo courtesy of the Edmonds School District)

By Ritika Khanal and Annika Prom

February 13, 2019

The Edmonds School District (ESD) announced all schools and related programs will be closed Thursday, Feb. 14, due to unsafe weather conditions. This closure marks the ninth snow day affecting the district this school year. Some community members are questioning why school is canceled on Thursday. ...

Making up snow days needs serious rethinking

By admin

June 18, 2012

With the snow from months ago long melted away with everything else that happened then, our state and district still expect students to go to school for those days that were lost. Due to having school cancelled, students were able to sleep in as long as they wanted and not have to worry about getting...

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