With the two schools adjacent to each other, Mercer Island High School and Northwood Elementary have developed a growing collaboration this year.
Shoppers at New Seasons Market on Mercer Island will see the artwork of Northwood fourth graders on grocery bags in celebration of Earth Day.
Island Park third graders visit Tent City 3
A group of Island Park Elementary third graders from Stephanie John-Lewis' class learned important lessons about homelessness and helping the community during a recent visit to Tent City 3 on the University of Washington campus.
Ben Malcolmson, Special Assistant to Pete Carroll, head coach of the Seattle Seahawks, spoke to students at MIHS about the importance of perseverance and reaching their potential.
For Mercer Island High School science teacher Larry Bencivengo, learning doesn't take a summer vacation.