June 10, 2008 · Updated 5:50 PM
" COMING UP There will be no school on Monday, Jan. 15. It is Martin Luther King Jr. Day. WHAT'S HAPPENING Rolling Readers raises funds Those who want to support Rolling Readers at Pearson, Gordon, Suquamish, and Poulsbo Elementary will be able to take part in a fundraiser on Jan. 20 and 21. Parents are encouraged to cut out coupons and donate them to the school. During the weekend of Jan. 20, those coupons will be attached to products at Central Market. Shoppers will then be able to either use the provided coupons for themselves or give the savings on the schools. Teacher of the Year nominations sought The 2001 Teacher of the Year Award Foundation is requesting North Kitsap residents to submit nominations for the 2001 Rangvald Kvelstad Teacher of the Year Award. Each year the award is presented to an elementary school teacher (grades K-6) and a secondary school teacher (grades 7-12) in either a public or private school. The award will be presented in late spring at a school board meeting. Nomination deadline is March 1. Last year's recipients were Mary Fox of Breidablik Elementary and Chris R* of Gordon Elementary. Nomination forms and brochures are available in the principal's office at each public and accredited private school in the North Kitsap school district, and in stores in Poulsbo, Kingston, Hansville, and Keyport. Kingston Pow Wow planned The Kingston Junior High Pow Wow will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 13. The Grand Entry will take place at 4 p.m. Sunrise School open to visits Sunrise School, a new private elementary school in North Kitsap, recently moved into its permanent location in Arbor Business park at 26121 Calvary Lane in Kingston. Visits may be made during the school day (schedule ahead) and at the monthly student performances. The school, which was started last summer by former North Kitsap Options teacher Sue Dazey, has a small, family-like education setting that emphasizes basic academic and social skills integrated with the arts. Students range in age from kindergarten to third grade. Call 297-5515 for more information. AT YOUR SCHOOLS CHRIST THE KING ACADEMY - The all-school science fair will be held 6-7:30 p.m. Jan. 23. Two spelling bee finalists will be chosen from each grade to compete in the Association of Christian Schools International in February. NORTH KITSAP HIGH - The dating game, an ASB activity for students, will begin at 7 p.m. on Jan. 17 in the auditorium. The Winter Ball will take place at 9 p.m. Jan. 20 in the commons. There will be a night of fun activities for students from 8:30 p.m. - midnight on Jan. 19 in the commons. HILDER PEARSON - There will be a PTA meeting from 6:30-8 p.m. Jan. 16 in the gym. KINGSTON JUNIOR HIGH - TGIF, a PTA-sponsored activity night will be held from 7-9 p.m. Jan. 19 in the gym. DAVID WOLFLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL - Family reading night will be held at 5:30 p.m. on Jan. 16 at the S'Klallam Tribal Center. Dinner will be held from 5:30-6 p.m., and the family reading night will continue from 6-7 p.m. VINLAND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL - Classroom spelling bees will be completed on Jan. 19. Later in the month there will be a school-wide spelling bee. SUQUAMISH ELEMENTARY - The art club will meet from 3:30-4:30 p.m. on Jan. 16 and 18. Math club will meet from 3:30-4:30 p.m. on Jan. 17. The family reading night that will be held from 5:30-8 p.m. on Jan. 23 will be a potluck. WEST SOUND ACADEMY - There will be a student council meeting on Jan. 17. The school play, Neil Simon's The Good Doctor will debut at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 19 at the Bainbridge Island Performing Arts Center. A second performance will be given at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 20. For more information, call West Sound Academy at 598-5954. "