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Memorial Service

November 5, 2013 by Virginia Crumb (Register to contact)

This is Robert, Virginia's husband. I'm sad to announce that Virginia ("Ginger") died of heart disease on August 28.

A memorial service for her will be held at 11 AM on Saturday 11/23, at Emmanuel Episcopal Church, on Mercer Island. All are welcome to attend.

Please forward this notice to anyone you know who might have known Ginger. Thank you.

Mercer Island High School News From Around The Web

Help support Mercer Island's Destination Imagination teams | Island Forum

April 28, 2015 by Mercer Island Reporter (subscription)

Two teams from the Mercer Island School District, The Seven Sparks and Team Sushi, will be representing the state of Washington at Destination Imagination's Global Finals in Knoxville, Tenn. This event takes place in May and includes 16,000 ...

Youth Theatre Northwest announces upcoming move in letter to supporters

February 18, 2014 by Mercer Island Reporter

For 30 years, Youth Theatre Northwest (YTN) has partnered with the Mercer Island School District (MISD) for the education of our community's children. With great pride, we've enhanced the District's educational offerings by providing expert training in ...

Community briefs

January 7, 2014 by Mercer Island Reporter

Schwarz graduated from Mercer Island High School in 1969, earned an English degree from the University of Washington and went on to a 38 year career as a flight attendant with United Airlines. His parents, Phil and Connie, were active members of the ...

I-90 bridge tolls? 2 meetings ahead, and other ways to comment

October 21, 2013 by West Seattle Blog (blog)

This week, there are two public meetings – 4:30-7:30 pm tomorrow at Mercer Island High School, 4-7 pm Wednesday at the Northwest African American School in Seattle. Full details on ... You can also comment by e-mail: i90eiscomments@wsdot.wa.gov.

EPA honors Microsoft Corporation and Mercer Island for their green power ...

September 23, 2013 by U.S. EPA.gov (press release)

(Seattle - September 23, 2013) Microsoft Corporation and Mercer Island, WA are among 21 Green Power Partners awarded Green Power Leadership Awards by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today for their achievements in advancing the nation's ...

Crest Learning Center to Hold Plant Sale Saturday

April 30, 2013 by Patch.com

Crest is not dumping pesticides on your veggies, in fact Crest is using all organic practices. Students grow dozens of varieties of vegetables, flowers and herbs from seed. Crest Horticulture is an MIHS career science class, they use only sustainable ...

Mercer Island handily defeats Bellevue during tribute game | Boys prep soccer

April 10, 2013 by Mercer Island Reporter

The Islanders will be back in action on Friday, April 11, hosting Lake Washington. The game is set to kick off at 7:30 p.m. at MIHS. At halftime the Islanders honored former head coach Steve Newman who died in October 2012. In honor of Newman, the ...

Community calendar | Easter egg hunts this Saturday at Mercerdale Park

March 26, 2013 by Mercer Island Reporter

Arti Gras Fine Arts Showcase: 5:30-8:30 p.m., March 27; 6-9 p.m., March 28, Mercer Island High School, 9100 S.E. 42nd St. Two-night showcase celebrates the arts in Island public schools. Wednesday: visual arts with hands-on art activities. Thursday ...

King County Issues Measels Health Advisory

January 25, 2013 by Patch.com

Two doses of MMR vaccine are recommended for all school students and for the following groups of persons without evidence of measles immunity: students in post–high school educational facilities, healthcare personnel, and international travelers who ...

Eight Mercer Island Lacrosse Stars Commit to NCAA Play

December 17, 2012 by Patch.com

York is among eight Islanders this year to commit to play lacrosse at NCAA schools. For Mercer Island, the six boys and two girls that have committed to play at the NCAA level is a single-year high-water mark for any Washington state high school in the ...

Ultimate Catches On With First Mercer Island Summer Camp

June 27, 2012 by Patch.com

The sport of ultimate has been gaining momentum on the Island. While ultimate has been a club sport at Mercer Island High for years, this year the club officially became a competitive team by playing within the Northwest League. The team has ...

Four Boys Scouts Earn Eagle Rank

May 22, 2012 by Patch.com

Boy Scout Troop 457, one of four troops on Mercer Island, proudly announces four new Eagle Scouts in its ranks: Max Foster, Anders Hornor, Ian Munro, and Nelson Tate, all MIHS seniors this year. The four scouts started together in Cub Scout Pack 624 ...

Vicki Puckett Hired as New MIHS Principal

March 22, 2012 by Patch.com

"It was a hard decision leaving Northshore," said Puckett. "What I learned most about Mercer Island is the way the community feels for, and the support the community has for students ... I know Mercer Island is a high performing school wonderful and I ...

Mercer Island School District's open enrollment numbers

February 15, 2012 by Mercer Island Reporter

West Mercer: 1.6 percent of 683. • Islander Middle School: 2.4 percent of 1,008. • Mercer Island High School: 2.9 percent of 1,380. Open enrollment has been closed to new families since 2008. Washington state law dictates that school staff members may ...

First from WA selected in pro lacrosse draft

January 22, 2012 by Snohomish Times

Snider, a 2006 graduate of Seattle's O'Dea High School and fifth-year senior at the University of Maryland was selected 45th overall by the Chesapeake Bayhawks, while Mahony, a 2007 graduate of Mercer Island High School and 2011 graduate of Yale was ...

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