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Selection narrows names for new junior high in Woodinville

new junior high Junior High No. 6, located east of Avondale on Woodinville-Duvall Road, will likely be named Timbercrest, Maple Ridge (or Mapleridge), Paradise, or Adzalus, a Native American term meaning "pretty place."

Sunrise students are 'overachievers'

fall clothing drive Sunrise Elementary students were overachievers in the school's annual fall clothing drive for the needy. They collected 595 items, including blankets and apparel, in the Warm and Fuzzy Drive, Oct. 7-14, surpassing a goal of 450 pieces.

Northshore presents information on International Baccalaureate Program

IB Program The Northshore School District will host an informational meeting Dec. 2, 7:30-8:30 p.m., in Ricketts Auditorium, on the International Baccalaureate (IB) Program.

Bothell High addresses overcrowding

overcrowding Concerns about the size and the potential for problems at Bothell High, the largest of Northshore's three high schools, are being addressed, said the school district.

Bond rating upgrade for Northshore

bond rating upgrade The Northshore School District has joined the ranks of the elite as the seventh district in the state to receive an "AA" bond rating.