News HeadlinesLa Conner High News

La Conner High School News Submitted by Alumni

La Conner High School News From Around The Web

La Conner Elementary School totem pole removed for restoration

LA CONNER — For the past 24 years, a totem pole bearing the likenesses of a bear, an eagle and a salmon has stood atop a small knoll in front.

La Conner still thinking about flood protection

LA CONNER — About two decades in the making, La Conner is as close as it's ever been to constructing a dike that would protect the town during a Skagit.

La Conner's Smelt Derby draws hopeful anglers

Anglers at the La Conner Rotary Club's 54th Smelt Derby Family Festival were hopeful. Catching a smelt or two would make their day.

Education Focus: La Conner students create haunted house

LA CONNER — Things are about to get scary in the La Conner School District.

Graduation season begins for county schools

The end of the school year has arrived, and Skagit County high school seniors are starting to celebrate their accomplishments.

Prep Roundup: Hurricanes win decathlon meet

LA CONNER — A five-athlete team from Mount Vernon Christian proved victorious at an unusual track and field meet Wednesday at La Conner High School.

La Conner School Board gaining student representative

LA CONNER — In the La Conner School District, Matty Lagerwey is in a unique position: The soon-to-be high school senior is the first student representative to ...

County track and field championships start today | Sports

It's the longest-running prep track and field meet in Washington, and today will kick off its 113th year.

Prep Roundup: County track meet kicks off

LA CONNER — Taino Ferdinand kicked off the 113th Skagit County Track and Field Championships on Wednesday in memorable fashion.

Education Focus: Earthquake school safety report provides early estimate for upgrade costs

An analysis of about 5% of the 4444 public school buildings across Washington suggests that making those buildings safe during an earthquake could cost ...

Prep Roundup: Concrete picks up first win

LA CONNER — The Concrete softball team is winless no more.

Students of the Month

Burlington. The Rotary Club of Burlington has selected Sadie Brink and Aaron Fisher as the students of the month for February. Brink, who maintains a 4.0 GPA, ...

Chimacum principal resigns: Whitney Meissner accepts position in La Conner School District  Port Townsend Leader

Whitney Meissner plans to resign as principal of Chimacum High School once her employment status as superintendent of the La Conner School District is ...

Honoring athletes: Lagerwey, Ferdinand named overall Athletes of the Year

LA CONNER — Two multi-sport prep stars were named the Skagit Valley Herald's Athletes of the Year on Tuesday at the annual Skagit Valley Herald Sports ...

Sports Stars 2019: High School Athletes of the Year

Read the latest edition of the Skagit Valley Herald in our e-edition format, which combines the familiarity of the printed-paper format with the convenience of ...

Out and About | Entertainment

ART. ASK A QUILTER: Members of the Bellingham Modern Quilt Guild will informally discuss modern quilt design and methods, answer questions and ...

Grieving Bellevue dad takes on internet 'challenges' after son's death

A Bellevue father is making it his mission to make teenagers think twice about participating in dangerous “internet challenges.”

Burlington-Edison scores sweep at Skagit County track championships

LA CONNER — Burlington-Edison athletes Taino Ferdinand and Audrey Knutson became three-time champs at this year's Skagit County track and field ...

Prep Softball: Anacortes thumps Burlington-Edison

ANACORTES — The Anacortes softball team rolled to a Northwest Conference victory Tuesday behind a great game by Riley Pirkle.

Prep Roundup: Tigers win home meet

BURLINGTON — Audrey Knutson was a multiple-event winner Thursday for the Burlington-Edison track and field team in a three-team meet.

Fish for the taking in La Conner's Smelt Derby

LA CONNER — Four-year-old Tyler Wyman had a line in the water, jigs attached, waiting for a bite. And fish were obliging. Tyler and his father, Andrew Wyman, ...

New superintendents ready for work

As parents and students prepare for a new school year, two Skagit County school districts are moving forward with new leadership.

Anacortes Waterfront Festival features something for everyone

ANACORTES — Boat building for kids and adults, free boat rides, carnival rides, music and more were featured at the 30th annual Anacortes Waterfront Festival ...

2018 Prep Fall Soccer Preview

Girls' Soccer. Anacortes Seahawks. Coach: Gretchen Hanson (fourth year). Conference: Northwest. Last season: 5-9-3. Key returners: Natalie Dale, sr., defender ...

La Conner teen survives crash that split car in half  KOMO News

A local teen has a powerful message for others after surviving a car crash that left his vehicle in two pieces. On Sunday evening the 17 year old La Conner teen ...

Prep Roundup: Bulldogs get past Mariner

MOUNT VERNON — The Mount Vernon boys' soccer team nosed ahead of Mariner on Tuesday night with a second-half goal.

School districts incorporate Native American culture into curriculum

Though a channel divides the town of La Conner from the Swinomish Indian Tribal Community reservation, the two cultures are intertwined in Michael Carrigan's ...

ENGAGEMENT: Taya Postma & Knute Olsen  Lynden Tribune

Taya Postma of Lynden and Knute Olsen of LaConner announce their engagement and plans for a March 2019 wedding. Taya is a daughter of Ron and Sally ...

School districts add Native American culture to curriculum  The Spokesman Review

MOUNT VERNON, Wash. – Though a channel divides the town of La Conner from the Swinomish Indian Tribal Community reservation, the two cultures are ...


La Conner teachers receive science award from Shell.

Best High Schools In Washington 2017: U.S. News And World Report

Best High Schools In Washington 2017 - Seattle, WA - The annual list is out and 54 Washington state schools rank among the best in the U.S. Find out which ...

Traditions abound at high school graduations

At just about every high school graduation ceremony, certain things are bound to happen.

Seattle area: It's time for Thanksgiving turkey trots  The Seattle Times

Here are six events to help you work off that Thanksgiving meal (and donate to charity):

Rhody: Here comes the 80th Rhody Fest Grand Parade!  Port Townsend Leader

Saturday's 80th Rhododendron Festival Grand Parade starts at 1 p.m. Uptown on Lawrence Street at the fire hall, proceeds downhill to Monroe Street and then ...

Apple Blossom Festival winners | Neighbors  The Wenatchee World Online

Scores of ribbons, plaques and certificates were handed out during the recently completed 2014 Apple Blossom Festival and Classy Chassis car parade/show.

Paul Valencia: Traveling part of DuChesne family game  The Columbian

Luke DuChesne has known his best friend his entire life. Emma DuChesne met her best friend about 66 seconds into her life. It probably took the twins at least a ...

News headlines by Google News for La Conner High School La Conner WA

We have listed the latest news headlines that include La Conner HS . This site has been created to offer a place for LCHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the La Conner High alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.