Rainier Beach High School http://www.kplu.org en A Free Year of College Available to All Rainier Beach High Grads http://www.kplu.org/post/free-year-college-available-all-rainier-beach-high-grads <p>Every student who graduates from Seattle’s Rainier Beach High School in&nbsp;the spring will be able to attend South Seattle Community College for free for a year.</p><p>The&nbsp;13<sup>th</sup>&nbsp;Year Promise Scholarship pays for one year of tuition, or the equivalent of approximately $5,000, in an effort to increase the number of underrepresented students in higher education.</p><p> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 23:24:19 +0000 Florangela Davila 11182 at http://www.kplu.org A Free Year of College Available to All Rainier Beach High Grads Rainier Beach High works to make elite IB program serve all students http://www.kplu.org/post/rainier-beach-high-works-make-elite-ib-program-serve-all-students <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">An elite academic program developed at a Swiss private school is </span><a href="http://www.seattleschools.org/modules/cms/pages.phtml?pageid=292573&amp;sessionid=137220e5464f5d04accf0e739e7f5f50" style="line-height: 1.5;">coming to a beleaguered Seattle high school</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;where officials hope it will boost enrollment and attract high-achieving students. Now they face the challenge of making the program serve the whole school instead of just a privileged few.</span></p> Thu, 04 Apr 2013 19:01:46 +0000 Gabriel Spitzer 8295 at http://www.kplu.org Rainier Beach High works to make elite IB program serve all students Seattle’s most troubled high school gets elite academic degree program http://www.kplu.org/post/seattle-s-most-troubled-high-school-gets-elite-academic-degree-program <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Rainier Beach High School will become the third Seattle school to offer the </span><a href="http://www.ibo.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;">International Baccalaureate </a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">program, district officials announced.</span></p> Thu, 28 Mar 2013 22:33:00 +0000 Gabriel Spitzer 8202 at http://www.kplu.org Seattle’s most troubled high school gets elite academic degree program Seattle school officials proposing changes to enrollment plan http://www.kplu.org/post/seattle-school-officials-proposing-changes-enrollment-plan <p>Now that Seattle schoolchildren have settled in to the new student assignment plan, some <a href="http://www.seattleschools.org/area/board/10-11agendas/010511agenda/nsap11-12.pdf">changes are on the way</a>.&nbsp; The effort to place kids at neighborhood schools this year has hit a few bumps.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 06 Jan 2011 00:00:34 +0000 Charla Bear 483 at http://www.kplu.org Seattle school officials proposing changes to enrollment plan