News & Publications from NTPS
NTPS Community Relations travels the district reporting on just a small portion of what our students, staff and volunteers are doing. Here you will find the latest news from around the district:
Check out the great things going on in our district!
- our email newsletter, NTPS Buzz
- our mailed paper newsletter, NTPS Community Connections
- our wall calendar
- and a repository of local media coverage about NTPS Schools
Stories from Around the District
March 20, 2019 - A recent State audit found that due to budget cuts, certain aspects of the requirements for schools to keep their safety plans updated, raises a concern about student safety. North Thurston High School was featured! Watch the story!
March 15, 2019 - What started with a read aloud of The Lifters turned into a personal correspondence between some Mountain View fourth graders and author Dave Eggers. “It’s a middle grade novel with a strong theme of hope and belonging,” said their teacher Heather Rader. “My students were very taken with this book and begged to hear it each day. When we finished they decided they needed to try and convince him to write a sequel and tell him how much the book meant to them.” What happened next?