Bobcat Blog April 2022

April 2022 Bobcat Blog By Rachel MacKenna 1 This semester WA Prep was excited to add Digital Photography to the arts course offerings. After practicing their composition and shooting skills they transitioned into using digital editing with Photopea. In their second editing project students used their new skills to create parodies of real magazines with their own…

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Scholastic Arts & Writing Awardee- Sophie Tanaka

Scholastic Arts & Writing Awardee- Sophie Tanaka By Rachel MacKenna Please take a moment to congratulate Sophie this week! Her artwork “Deep Breaths” has been awarded a Silver Key in the Scholastic Arts & Writing competition and will be included in an upcoming exhibition at the Schack Art Center in Everett. Nearly 340,000 works of…

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November 2021 Bobcat Blog

By Kristi Bubna Among the most rewarding moments as a teacher are those when students discover connections between their own learning and the world around them. This semester, Washington Prep’s 6th grade ELA class read the novel A Long Walk to Water, a fictionalized account of the real-life experiences of Salva Dut, a South Sudanese…

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From the Head of School

June 5, 2020 Before COVID-19, school closures occurred & the good that came… By Mindy J Watson, Head of School In the mid-2000s, a few of my colleagues and I thought it would be prudent to consider and then develop a process for extended school closure. Now, you native Pacific North-Westerners know darn well that…

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