Keith Steedman, a freshman at Bellevue Christian School, recently spent a week at the Capitol working as a page for the Washington State Senate. Keith was one of 13 students who served as Senate pages for the sixth week of the 2017 legislative session.
WHS alumni help Whitman College to swimming championship title Katie Davidson (WHS class of 2014) and Sarah Davidson (WHS class of 2016) helped Whitman College achieve their first Women’s NCAA Northwest Conference Swimming Championship title on Feb. 12, 2017. Katie set two Conference and Whitman College records with her teammates in the 200 medley relay and the 400 medley relay and Sarah set three Whitman College records in the 1650 (mile) freestyle, the 1000 freestyle and the 500 freestyle.
Grove City College Bradley Evans
University of Nebraska-Lincoln Julia Lindstrom
Hofstra University Marie Haaland
The University of Alabama Julia Maxine Howard
Provost’s Honor Roll
Whitworth University David Hendricks Courtney Ho Daniel Jekel Matthew Meyer Matthew Spencer Kelly Wucherer
The National Merit Scholarship Corporation has named ten Northshore School District seniors as National Merit Finalists. Finalists represent less than one-half of 1 percent of the 1.5 million students who took the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test nationwide. Students are:
Bothell High School Saisriram (Sidd) S. Gurajala
Inglemoor High School Simon C. Duchastel de Montrouge, Serafina M. Fortiner Jeffrey J. Maxwell Natalie G. Smith Nina S. Xiong Edward R. Yang
Woodinville High School Jason Wien David Hewett Nathan Pietraszak
Customer Service Award
In recognition for consistent success in its business operation, WIN Home Inspection Woodinville recently received an award celebrating its accomplishments in 2016. The Excellence in Customer Service Award highlights WIN’s highest customer service rating of 99.1 percent.
The award recognizes Robert “Bob” Twaddle for obtaining the top customer service rating nationwide among the WIN inspection network.
Dean’s List Polytechnic Institute. Xandria Korn, Woodinville Basak Soylu, Bothell
PACIFIC LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY Taylor L. Bingea
Azusa Pacific University Franklin Graves, Woodinville Emily Lima, Bothell Kelly Luxem, Bothell Taylor Meckley, Woodinville Harriella See, Bothell Duncan Shaffer, Woodinville
University of New Hampshire Ali McAllister-Day, Bothell
DEAN’S LIST & GOLD STARS The Citadel South Carolina Corps of Cadets Marcus Harbol of Bothell
PRESIDENT’S LIST GONZAGA Rachel Rolling
Graduates Texas A&M University Madeline N. Aghamalian, of Woodinville, with a bachelor of science degree in animal science Michael A. James, of Woodinville, with a bachelor of science degree in aerospace engineering
HOCKEY “Leota Jr High 8th grader, Salvatore Collora, and his SnoKing Bantam A1 team (head coach, Ron Ortloff & asst. coach, Jim Klenk) became the first Seattle U14 Tier 1 hockey team to win the Canadian PCAHA Bantam Flight 2 Hockey Division Banner. Although no American team is allowed to compete in the playoff run, SnoKing Bantam A1 will focus on winning the upcoming Wash. state championship in March and represents Wash. to attend the National championship in Fort Lauderdale, FL in April. The team has been traveling weekly to Vancouver, BC between September to March to compete in the PCAHA League in the Lower Mainland Vancouver BC area. This is quite an accomplishment for Seattle youth hockey.”
NCAA Letter of Intent Signing Celebration
Emily Falla - Soccer – University of Redlands; Gabby Whalen - Basketball – Smith College; Bryce Coyne - Baseball – Occidental College; Lauren Knapik - Soccer – Cal Poly Pomona; Skylar Hein - Softball – St. Lawrence University; Rachael Davis - Equestrian – Baylor University; Mack Minnehan - Football – Colorado School of Mines
“NCAA Letter of Intent Signing Celebration” held February 1, at WHS where seven WHS student-athletes were honored alongside their families, coaches and peers.
January Student of the Month
Photo courtesy of Photography by Carol Hook.
The Woodinville Chamber was pleased to honor our January Student of the Month, sponsored by the Northshore Schools Foundation. This month’s featured student was Aidan Gertz, a senior at Woodinville High School. Pictured here: Glenda Gertz (Aidan’s Mother), Teri Foose (Northshore Schools Foundation), Josh Butchart (Woodinville High School), Aidan Gertz (January Student of the Month), Dave Witt (Woodinville Chamber), Carmin Dalziel (Northshore Schools Foundation).
5th Grade Woodinville team Wins Glacier Peak Basketball tournament
DEAN’S LIST In the fall 2016 semester, Andrew Hastings of Woodinville made the dean’s list at Drury University, Springfield, MO.
DEAN’S LIST Emiley Melillo, a resident of Kenmore, has been named to the fall 2016 dean’s list at Roger Williams University in Bristol, R.I.
SWIMMER OF THE WEEK Wheaton College student Kayla Roberson of Woodinville was named Swimmer of the Week by the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin. At a recent quad meet against Hope College, Lake Forest College and Kalamazoo College, Roberson set a new meet record by winning the 200-yard individual medley with a time of 2:10.28. She also won the 200-yard breaststroke in a time of 2:26.11.