CKSD Celebrates

Great things are happening at CKSD! Please click on the titles to learn more. Click here for previous years.

 

March 2014

 

Eric Samson

FROM SEED TO APPLE

A new collection of lessons learned from our state's Teachers of the Year features our own Eric Samson.

Rhubarb

USING ERA TO INCREASE GPA

At Ridgetop Junior High, the letters "ERA" take on a whole new meaning.

 

Robotics Team

ROBOTICS TEAM COMES FIRST IN "FIRST"

The "Binary Robotics" team is headed to another regional competition today, the last event before the Pacific Northwest Championship.

February 2014

 

Levy Thank You

THANK YOU FOR RENEWING THE LEVY!

This consistent investment in our schools helps ensure a well-rounded, quality education for students.

United Way

ANOTHER WAY TO SAY THANKS

District employees raise almost $66,000 to support those in need right here in Kitsap County.

 

Free FDK

COMING SOON TO A SCHOOL NEAR YOU: FREE FULL-DAY KINDERGARTEN!

Kindergarten registration for the upcoming school year begins on March 5.

January 2014

 

Blue Oval Scholarship

HONORING TOMORROW'S LEADERS TODAY

"Operation Education" scholarships are shining a spotlight on the inspiration that students have received from their family members who are presently serving in the military.

VFW Teacher of the Year Debbee Straub

A MODEL FOR LEADERSHIP AND LEARNING FOR LIFE

During her five years at Fairview Junior High, District 4 VFW Teacher of the Year Debbee Straub has developed her leadership skills not only as a teacher but also as a member of our community.

 

National Board Certified Teachers

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR NATIONAL BOARD CERTIFIED TEACHERS!

National Board Certified Teachers set the standard for accomplished teaching. This year, we're celebrating six of them.

December 2013

 

John "Bud" Hawk Memorial Drive

A LASTING HONOR FOR A SPECIAL HERO

A portion of Illahee Road is now John "Bud" Hawk Memorial Drive, a name that's particularly meaningful to Brownsville Elementary School.

Nate Andrews - VFW Award

THIS TIME, THE HEROES ARE DOING THE HONORING

The VFW strives to "do good things for deserving people," and that most certainly includes teachers!

 

SR Spell-A-Thon

HOW SILVER RIDGE SPELLS SUCCESS

A recent PTA fundraiser helped the school academically, not just financially.

Chamber 12.18.13

INNOVATORS IN EDUCATION

Silver Ridge teacher Brandi Snow and Ridgetop teacher Terry Vanderhoef-Donison were honored by the Silverdale Chamber of Commerce for their innovative and collaborative approaches to education.

November 2013

 

Levy Information Video

YOU MIGHT SEE SOMEONE YOU RECOGNIZE!

Our district serves more than 10,000 students, and levy dollars help us offer them a well-rounded education despite an unstable funding system. Learn more about our district and the school support levy by watching our short video.

Veterans Day 2013

A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO OUR HEROES

Our nation saluted its veterans on November 11, but at CKSD we started a bit earlier.

 

JP Construction Nov 2013

ON TIME AND ON BUDGET: WHAT MORE COULD YOU ASK?

Construction of the new Jackson Park Elementary School is right on track--on time and on budget--and students are watching it take shape before their very eyes.

October 2013

 

ShrinkyDinks

SHRINKYDINKS HELP EMERALD HEIGHTS CELEBRATE A MILESTONE

A year-long, school-wide art project is a vibrant tribute to the school's 20-year history.

RIJH Back to School Night

A NEW TAKE ON OPEN HOUSE NIGHT

Staff and students at Ridgetop Junior High might change the way you think about the fall tradition of school open houses.

 

Exchange Students

COMMUNITY AND CULTURE COMBINE FOR ONCE-IN-A-LIFETIME OPPORTUNITY

High school students experienced another culture firsthand while serving as ambassadors and extending international goodwill.

September 2013

 

Supplemental Levy

FULFILLING OUR PROMISE!

Following an increase in state funding, the CKSD school board voted to

stop collecting on the voter-approved Supplemental Levy that took effect earlier this year.

Eric Samson, Regional Teacher of the Year  

WHATEVER IT TAKES

Regional Teacher of the Year Eric Samson's passion for science is much appreciated by his students and colleagues alike.

National Merit Scholars

COMMITMENT TO LEARNING COULD PAY OFF, LITERALLY

Twelve students from CKHS were recently recognized by the National Merit Scholarship Program, and four will advance to the next level of the competition.

 

MESSAGE ARCHIVES

 

2012-13 Celebration Messages

 

2011-12 Celebration Messages

 

2010-11 Celebration Messages

 

2009-10 Celebration Messages