Beyond Boundaries 5

Foundry10 is happy to present their 5th annual high school hip hop dance competition, Beyond Boundaries 5. Currently across the world, hip hop dance trends emerge and then quickly evolve, leaving the original ideas of what hip hop dance was lost in translation. We feel it’s important for dancers to revisit the foundations of hip […]
Apr 18, 2019

Hundreds get into rhythm at Garfield drumline expo

Hundeds of high school and middle school students from around the region thundered through Garfield High School for the annual Bulldog Drumline Expo.
May 29, 2016

South Seattle’s “Ultimate” high school athletes seek recognition

For hundreds of youth of color in South Seattle, getting Ultimate Frisbee recognized as a varsity sport would be a game changer.
Dec 8, 2015

Seattle World School graduates first high school class

Seattle World School celebrated its first 13 high school graduates Tuesday, in an emotional and touching graduation ceremony that recognized each student.
Jun 12, 2015
The author graduated in the top 1% of her class at Bellevue High School. (Photo by Melanie Hassler)

Student attitudes not keeping up with growing diversity in Bellevue schools

As a graduate of Bellevue High School’s Class of 2011, and a person of color, I am skeptical that demographic changes will mean more opportunity for students of color on the east side.
Mar 17, 2014
(Photo courtesy One America)

Back to school, with new credits for bilingual students

King County school districts are stepping up and recognizing that immigrant students’ native language skills are a benefit, not a burden.
Sep 10, 2013
Seattle high schooler James Smith after his first plane ride took him to Guatemala on a Global Visionaries program. (Photo by Reagan Jackson)

The Globalist guide to high school study abroad programs

Study abroad opportunities abound for young Seattleites who can’t wait until college to get out and explore the world.
Apr 2, 2013