Snoqualmie Valley School District Superintendent Leadership Input

The Snoqualmie Valley School District Board of Directors is partnering with GR Consulting to collect input from students, families, staff, and the community about the current strengths and challenges of the … [Read more...]

Changes in Snoqualmie Valley School District Risks Reduction in Access to Highly Capable Services

The Snoqualmie Valley School District (SVSD) has recently undergone an expert review of its highly capable services. As part of this review, the nomination process has significantly changed. While the district … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley School Superintendent Settlement: What went wrong? (part two)

On December 16th, 2022, Living Snoqualmie reached out to former Superintendent Dr. Lance Gibbon via email to see if he would be interested in answering questions about his separation from and settlement with … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley School Superintendent Settlement: What went wrong?

On December 8th, 2022, in a letter to the community from the Snoqualmie Valley School District (SVSD), valley families learned that Superintendent Dr. Lance Gibbon had reached a separation agreement with the … [Read more...]

Save Money, Support Mount Si Choir Program: Popular Mattress Sale Fundraiser returns for 8th year

Do you have a sore back? Are you not sleeping well? If you’re in the market for a new mattress, soon you might be able to save some money AND support the Mount Si High School Choir program. The … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Local, Joe Waskom, Wins the 1500M NCAA Championship

Lately, Joe Waskom is a popular guy who is hard to contact. However, seeing how Waskom has been the subject of multiple articles in the past nine years, Living Snoqualmie decided to be persistent and talk to … [Read more...]

Festivities for the SVSD Graduating Class of 2022 Start this Saturday

This Saturday, June 4th, you are invited to a celebration for the Class of 2022. The event kicks off what the organizing parent group is calling Senior week. This group of parents is organizing … [Read more...]

Local Teacher Works to get ‘The Office’ Star, Steve Carell, the Recognition he Deserves

Earlier this month, I met Bobby Znak while we were getting haircuts at Mirror Mirror in North Bend. As one does when getting your do done, we started chatting about our respective jobs and lives in … [Read more...]

Wildcat Jazz Celebration at the North Bend Theatre

Guest Post by Linda Grez for the Mount Si Band & Orchestra Boosters The community is invited to the free Wildcat Jazz Celebration, featuring all 3 Mount Si High School Jazz bands as well as Twin Falls … [Read more...]

Wildcats Ty Mitton and Jay Boivin Finish Season at State Champs

[Guest Post by Cathy Kuhnau Wildcat Boys Swim & Dive Parent Liaison] Mt Si Juniors Ty Mitton and Jay Boivin closed out their Wildcat Boys Swim and Dive season with impressive showings at State … [Read more...]

First Year Mt. Si High School Mock Trial Team Qualifies for State Tournament!

The YMCA hosts the State Mock Trial Tournament. Mock trial is a blend of law, debate, and drama that demands critical thinking and public speaking skills as students argue current issues facing the legal … [Read more...]

Wildcat Boys Swim and Dive Make a Great Showing at District Championships

[Guest Post by Cathy Kuhnau Wildcat Boys Swim & Dive Parent Liaison] The 2021-22 Wildcat Boys Swim and Dive team made great strides this season. Eight of the team qualified to move on to the post-season … [Read more...]

Washington State Indoor Mask and Verification Requirements Change, Starting March 21st

With dropping hospitalization rates, improving vaccination rates, and broad access to masks and tests, Gov. Jay Inslee today announced the state could soon move into a less restrictive phase of the COVID-19 … [Read more...]

Mt Si High School Diver Ty Mitton Makes All American

When Ty Mitton first set foot on the diving board as a freshman on Mt Si’s Boys Swim and Dive team, no one anticipated that he would qualify to compete at state championships but achieve All American (4A) … [Read more...]

Screenagers Growing Up in the Digital Age Presented by The Trail Youth

Trail Youth Coffee Home is serving more youth struggling with life's challenges than they ever have since opening their doors at the coffee home. The Trail Youth offers free drinks and … [Read more...]

Updated Date: Career & Technical Education (CTE) Open House Event at Mount Si High School January 8th

The Career and Technical Education (CTE) department at Mount Si High School is planning a “Showcase Saturday” open house event on March 8, 2022, from 12-2 p.m. All are welcome!   Tour Mount Si’s … [Read more...]

Update: Snoqualmie Pass Scheduled to Re-open at 8 PM

Update 4:20 PM: I-90 remains closed between North Bend at milepost 34 to Ellensburg at milepost 106 and is scheduled to reopen to traffic at 8 p.m. Due to power outages across the pass, there is reduced … [Read more...]

Mount Si High School Key Club Helping Snoqualmie & North Bend Senior Citizens with Snow Removal

Mount Si High School Key Club to shovel the driveway/sidewalk of any senior citizen or neighbor in need in Snoqualmie for free! It is a contact-free service, so all you have to do is visit the form … [Read more...]

Mount Si High School – Fall Musical Rogers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella

[Guest Post by Emma Parker] The recent musical production of Cinderella was much anticipated both by those who are regularly connected with the High School drama offerings and the wider, local community. … [Read more...]

Mount Si High School Diver Kaitlyn Holt Wins 4A 1M State Championship

The Holt family has been living in the Valley for the last seven years and the Ames Lake area before that. Their son played football for Mt. Si High, and their daughter Kaitlyn started off her school athletic … [Read more...]