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Five Jackson High School athletes sign collegiate letters of intent

On Wednesday morning, February 5, 2014, five Jackson High School athletes signed National Letters of Intent to attend college this fall.

On Wednesday morning, February 5, 2014, the following five Jackson High School athletes participated in a ceremony that included National Letters of Intent to attend college this fall:

  • Mary Charleson, Cross Country and Track, Seattle Pacific University (WA)
  • Jessica Rawlins, Cross Country and Track, Seattle Pacific University (WA)
  • Matthew Reinikka, Men's Soccer, Davidson College (NC)
  • Trevante' Robinson, Football, Sierra College (CA)
  • Nicholas White, Football, Dartmouth College (NH)

Clark Gesner's musical You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown to be performed by Henry M. Jackson High School Theatre Society

Fans of the Peanuts comic strips by Charles Schultz will feel right at home watching Henry M. Jackson High School’s production of Clark Gesner's two act musical, “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown,” Thursday, October 31 through Saturday, November 2, and Thursday, November 7 through Saturday, November 9 at 7 pm.

Fans of the Peanuts comic strips by Charles Schultz will feel right at home watching Henry M. Jackson High School’s 2013 production of Clark Gesner's two act musical, “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown,” Thursday, October 31 through Saturday, November 2, and Thursday, November 7 through Saturday, November 9 at 7 pm.

Two Everett School District high school seniors named as semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program

Devon Mercer (Everett High School) and Saidutt Nimmagadda (Henry M. Jackson High School) are among approximately 16,000 semifinalists in the 59th annual National Merit Scholarship Program.

Devon Mercer (Everett High School) and Saidutt Nimmagadda (Henry M. Jackson High School) are among approximately 16,000 semifinalists in the 59th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. They each have an opportunity to continue in the competition for one of the 8,000 National Merit Scholarships, worth about $35 million total, to be offered in the spring.

Jackson Football Booster Club to raise funds at Mill Creek Country Club dinner and auction

The Jackson Football Booster Club invites the Mill Creek community to a fundraising dinner and auction at the Mill Creek Country Club on Saturday, September 21, 2013.

The Jackson Football Booster Club invites the Mill Creek community to a fundraising dinner and auction at the Mill Creek Country Club on Saturday, September 21, 2013.

Their fundraising helps to equip the varsity, junior varsity and frosh football teams at Jackson High School with the best gear possible.

Tickets must be purchased in advance by September 15, 2013! There will be no “walk-ins.”

Technology Student Association awards for Jackson High School students and staff

The Technology Student Association (TSA) elects two national officers from Washington State, both from Jackson High School.

The Technology Student Association (TSA) elects two national officers from Washington State, both from Jackson High School.

Twenty students from the Henry M. Jackson High School Technology Student Association (TSA) and their advisors returned from the 35th Annual TSA National Leadership Conference in Orlando, Florida on July 3 bearing significant honors.

“We had many great accomplishments that have reached far beyond our past successes,” said Rick Wigre, TSA Advisor and recipient of the 2012-13 Advisor of the Year Award for Washington State.

Jackson High School students compete in world competition

Three H.M. Jackson High School students and their advisor travelled to Oswego, New York with their science research and engineering projects to compete against 400 other students representing over 50 countries and territories.

Three H.M. Jackson High School students and their advisor travelled to Oswego, New York with their science research and engineering projects to compete against 400 other students representing over 50 countries and territories.

The International Genius Olympiad was held between June 16 and June 21, 2013. Thousands of students applied and were selected from around the world, and only 400 received scholarships to this event.

We received two second-place medals and an honorable mention,” announced Kim Griggs, Engineering and Research club co-advisor.

Jackson High School Student represents King and Snohomish Counties at Science Expo

Madison Warnke, senior, was selected to represent King and Snohomish Counties at the Seattle Science Festival Expo Day held on Saturday, June 8, 2013 at the Seattle Center!

H.M. Jackson High School student, Madison Warnke, gets a hands-on opportunity to be a real scientist.

Madison Warnke, senior, was selected to represent King and Snohomish Counties at the Seattle Science Festival Expo Day held on Saturday, June 8, 2013 at the Seattle Center!

Her research titled The Effects of 1/f Noise on the Cognitive Ability of High School Students in an Educational Setting was on display all day at the festival.

Navy JROTC Cadets test dive submersibles

Student Cadets attending the Everett High School Navy (Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps) JROTC program just completed their introduction to naval engineering unit.

Student Cadets attending the Everett High School Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) program just completed their introduction to naval engineering unit. For eight weeks, Naval Science 1 Cadets from Everett, Cascade and Jackson High schools studied naval mechanical, materials, electrical and project management engineering.

At the end of the unit, all 13 teams gathered around the Everett YMCA of Snohomish County pool to test their Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROV) in watery action–the most highly anticipated part of the study unit. With the help and support of the Naval Station Everett Fleet Diving Detachment, the Cadet’s ROVs operated well.

Jackson High School student received prestigious honor from 5th Avenue Theatre Awards

H.M. Jackson High School student Dan Cho received a prestigious honor from 5th Avenue Theatre Awards: Honoring High School Musical Theater on May 29, 2013.

H.M. Jackson High School student Dan Cho received a prestigious honor from 5th Avenue Theatre Awards: Honoring High School Musical Theater on May 29, 2013.

This is the first time in three years a student from Jackson has been nominated!

Colleen Miller, Drama instructor at H.M. Jackson High School, announced “Dan Cho received a prestigious honor yesterday from the 5th Avenue Theatre High School Awards.

Jackson High School students win awards and cash at WSU STEM fair

The team of Indira Rayala, Hannah Cho, and Celia Evans from Jackson High School earned first place in the Biofuels Challenge for their research at WSU's Imagine Tomorrow STEM Fair.

On May 18-19, 2013 four teams comprised of ten students from the H.M. Jackson High School’s Engineering and Research club competed against students representing 54 schools from Washington, Idaho and Montana at a STEM fair called Imagine Tomorrow hosted by Washington State University in Pullman.

The team of Indira Rayala, Hannah Cho, and Celia Evans earned first place in the Biofuels Challenge for their research entitled “The Effect on Methane Production during the Anaerobic Digestion of Cow Manure Along with Bio-degradable Plastic.” This award earned each team member $1,000 and $5,000 for Jackson High School.

Four teams consisting of ten students: Miranda Aiken, Hannah Cho, Celia Evans, Artyom Kozorezov, Akshy Palanisamy, Shruti Parikh, Brooke Parsons, Indira Rayala, Anastasia Redina and Madison Warnke, competed in this STEM fair.

The school also brought home the award for Best Project by a Team from a Newly Participating School. That newbie award earned each of the ten students $100 and another $500 for Jackson High School.

Jackson High School students win highest honors at International DECA Conference

H.M. Jackson DECA chapter members earned the organization’s highest honors at DECA’s 67th annual International Career Development Conference in Anaheim, California, April 24-27, 2013.

H.M. Jackson DECA chapter members earned the organization’s highest honors at DECA’s 67th annual International Career Development Conference in Anaheim, California, April 24-27, 2013.

Breanna Fee and Chase Weholt, took first place at the National DECA conference. Of 212 school-based enterprise manuals that were submitted for the 2013 certification review, Fee’s and Weholt’s project and presentation placed first in the nation.

“This is quite an accomplishment for H.M. Jackson High School.  I believe it’s the first time in Everett school district history for a first place showing!” said advisor, George Brush. “Jackson’s last recognition was for third place in 2001.”

Caitlin White also made the district proud by being one of the top 20 finalists in the Food Marketing category.

Teachers from Jackson High School to perform FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE!

Jackson High School presents FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE!

About 20 teachers from H.M. Jackson High School will perform in this spoof of Saturday Night Live on Friday, May 17, 2013 at 6:30 pm.

Teachers will be performing in various acts such as singing, playing guitar, stand-up comedy, and impressions of famous people. Of course, famous SNL skits such as Celebrity Jeopardy and Weekend Update will be part of the program.

This is a community event and everyone is invited. It will be of special interest to younger students who are now in elementary and middle school and will be attending Jackson High School in the future.

Cascade and Jackson High Schools' students earn awards over spring break

The Cascade and Jackson High Schools’ robotics teams faced off against 64 other school teams at a robotics competition held the last weekend of March, 2013.

Robotics students, advisors and graphic and video arts students bring home honors

The Cascade High School FIRST Robotics team faced off against 64 other school teams during the regional competition in Seattle held the last weekend in March, 2013. The group’s thirteenth place finish is especially impressive because it is their rookie season. “They even earned the Rookie Inspiration Award,” noted CHS principal Cathy Woods. “Lots of credit goes to their staff advisor Linda Anderson and the community volunteers who have worked with the kids to make this first season so exciting and so successful. I can’t wait to see the results from a second year!”

H.M. Jackson High students also competed in the March FIRST competition. This experienced "Team 2910 Jack in the Bot" group has been wowing crowds since it entered its “first” FIRST in 2009. 

This year’s win of the Engineering Inspiration Award, the second highest honor for a veteran team to win, has qualified them to compete in the world championship in St. Louis, Missouri.  The Engineering Inspiration Award is given in recognition of a team’s outstanding efforts in advancing respect/appreciation for engineering and engineers, both within their school and their community. 

Community Prom Fair for local high school students

The Mill Creek Youth Advisory Board members, sponsored by Mill Creek Parks & Recreation, and the Jackson High School ASB are hosting the first Community Prom Fair for local high school students.

The Mill Creek Youth Advisory Board members, sponsored by Mill Creek Parks & Recreation, and the Jackson High School ASB are hosting the first Community Prom Fair for local high school students on April 23, 2013.

Consignment prom dresses are available for a suggested donation of $10 or bring a semi-formal or formal dress to exchange for another dress.

Gift certificates will be raffled off to students who attend the fair.

Students must bring their current school ID card to attend event.

Businesses participating in this event include:

  • DSW
  • Elle Marie Hair Studio
  • Bothell Florist
  • Frances Grace Hair Salon
  • Stadium Flowers
  • Celsius Hair Salon
  • The Split End Salon
  • Accent on Appearances
  • The Tux Shop
  • Kaycee Makeup Artistry

2013 Eggstravaganza participants donated generously to Mill Creek Food Bank

2013 Eggstravaganza participants donated generously to Mill Creek Food Bank

A message from the Mill Creek Parks and Recreation staff and Youth Advisory Board members:

“Mill Creek Parks & Recreation staff along with the Youth Advisory Board members would like to ‘thank’ the local community members for their generous food donations that were received by the Mill Creek Food Bank. During the recent Eggstravaganza Egg Hunt held on March 30, 2013, attendees and participants donated 1,579 pounds of non perishable food items & cash donations.”

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