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Highline Schools Super sends out letter about recent shooting in Des Moines

Highline Schools Super sends out letter about recent shooting in Des Moines

On Friday, May 13, Highline Public Schools Superintendent Susan Enfield sent out a notice to parents about the recent shooting of a Des Moines man by two boys who attend Pacific Middle School. The boys... [Read more]

Students from Pacific Middle School participate in ‘Future City’ competition

Students from Pacific Middle School participate in ‘Future City’ competition

Story & Photos by Sandy Gady On Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016, six teams from Pacific Middle School participated in the Washington State Future City Regional Competition. This is a national competition... [Read more]

Local educators honored by Legislature for leadership in civic education

Local educators honored by Legislature for leadership in civic education

Legislators honored a select group of educators from around the state this week as a part of Civic Education Day on Presidents Day, including two locals – Professor T. M. Sell, a political science and... [Read more]

Senator Keiser visits Pacific Middle School, discusses politics with students

Senator Keiser visits Pacific Middle School, discusses politics with students

Contributed by Abigail Gerken, Payton May, Taylor Nelson, Ashley Nyguen, & Polina Worthington Photos by Zoe Cressi and Billien Tesefay Last Wednesday (Jan. 6) 7th and 8th grade Pacific Middle... [Read more]

Pacific Middle School Leadership Students to meet with Sen. Keiser Wed.

Pacific Middle School Leadership Students to meet with Sen. Keiser Wed.

Washington State Senator Karen Keiser will meet with over 30 Pacific Middle School students this Wednesday, Jan. 6, to discuss numerous house or senate bills that appealed to students. As part of a two-quarter... [Read more]

Pacific Middle School Leadership Students clean-up downtown Des Moines

Pacific Middle School Leadership Students clean-up downtown Des Moines

by Abigail Gerken It’s a balmy Fall Sunday morning as Pacific Middle School students, me inclusive, set out to clean-up Des Moines’ downtown. While most children are enjoying their time... [Read more]

Pacific Middle School philanthropists raising $$ for Eastern WA wildfire victims

Pacific Middle School philanthropists raising $$ for Eastern WA wildfire victims

From left to right: Natalie Elam, Ethan Wagner, Payton Hayes, Julia McGarr, Elizabeth Kawaguchi, Abby Bork, Irelynn Swangerg, Hope Klingenstein, and Dulcemaria Baez. Click image to see larger version. Of... [Read more]

Des Moines’ Pacific Middle School wins $10,000 for teaching kids how to code

Des Moines’ Pacific Middle School wins $10,000 for teaching kids how to code

Pacific Middle School – located in nearby Des Moines – is the only school in Washington to receive a $10,000 grant from Code.org to buy technology to support computer science learning in the classroom. On Tuesday,... [Read more]

Pacific Middle School ‘Future City’ team off to DC for national competition

Pacific Middle School ‘Future City’ team off to DC for national competition

Last Saturday, six Pacific Middle School “Future City” teams participated in the Future City Regional Competition (an engineering competition), and one of the teams will be heading to Washington, D.C.!

Pacific Middle School teacher Jeffrey Steen wins ‘Golden Apple’ Award

Pacific Middle School teacher Jeffrey Steen wins ‘Golden Apple’ Award

Pacific Middle School teacher Jeffrey Steen has been named a winner of the 22nd Annual Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Education, sponsored by KCTS 9. The annual awards celebrate educators, programs... [Read more]

Pacific Middle School PTSA Holding Community Garage Sale this Saturday

Pacific Middle School PTSA Holding Community Garage Sale this Saturday

Pacific Middle School PTSA is holding a community garage sale on Saturday, April 20, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Pacific Middle School, located at 22705 24th Avenue South. “Come browse and find yourself... [Read more]

Pacific Middle School Students Do Well in State ‘Future City’ Competition

Pacific Middle School Students Do Well in State ‘Future City’ Competition

Expo Town Team, from left to right: Kokoro Terukina, Amber Thatcher, Austin Beardemphl. Click photo to see larger version. Teams of students from Pacific Middle School – located in Des Moines – won... [Read more]

UPDATE: Report of Gun in Car at Mt. Rainier High Puts School In Lockdown

UPDATE: Report of Gun in Car at Mt. Rainier High Puts School In Lockdown

UPDATE TUESDAY 10/23/12 1:45 p.m.: Here’s an update on the lockdown of both Mt. Rainier High and Pacific Middle School in Des Moines Tuesday afternoon (Oct. 23) from Catherine Carbone-Rogers of the... [Read more]

Pacific Middle School Band Takes Gold in Heritage Festival in San Francisco

Pacific Middle School Band Takes Gold in Heritage Festival in San Francisco

by Mysty Beal Memorial Day weekend was cool in the Bay Area, which suited the Pacific Middle School Wind Ensemble members as they bussed from UC Berkeley to the south end of San Francisco. They popped... [Read more]