Evaluator sought for federal grant. Apply by Oct. 23. More
It’s a fact ...
An ongoing countdown of things you may not
know about NEWESD 101, the region’s schools, people, history and geography.
Fact: The Davenport
School District and city of Davenport are named after John C. Davenport, an 1880s
Lincoln County pioneer. If not for fate -- a devastating fire that claimed all but the
local saloon -- today’s community might have been called Cottonwood Springs.
Community salutes Next Generation Zone
Spokane County Commissioner Shelly O’Quinn and Spokane Mayor David Condon were among the dignitaries on hand for the unveiling of the revamped Next Generation Zone, Spokane’s acclaimed career center for young adults. More Request for Proposal: The Wellpinit School District seeks an independent contractor to assist with a federal Education Demonstration Grant for Indian children. More
NEWESD earns $1.1 million YouthBuild grant
101 has been named the recipient of a three-year, $1.1 million YouthBuild grant
from the U.S. Department of Labor. The grant
is one of only 72 in the nation.
NEWESD 101 will use the competitive award to provide
academic and occupational skills training for youth pursuing careers in
construction, advanced manufacturing and health care. More