During the 2014-2015 school year, OESD Superintendent Greg Lynch presented five schools within the Olympic ESD 114 region with special “School of Distinction” awards for student achievement in 2014. Each of these schools were
recognized for steady improvement on standardized state
exam scores in reading and math over the past five years.
Statewide, these schools represented the top 5% for improvement and have notably demonstrated that students attending schools with diverse
populations in towns of all sizes with varying economic levels have
Elementary (Cape Flattery School District)
Greywolf Elementary (Sequim School District)
Burley Glenwood Elementary (South Kitsap School District)
Sidney Glen Elementary (South Kitsap School District)
Quilcene High School and Elementary School (Quilcene School District)
this award is sponsored by The Center for Educational Effectiveness
(CEE), the Association of Educational Service Districts (AESD), the
Association of Washington School Principals (AWSP), Washington
Association of School Administrators (WASA), and Washington State School
Directors’ Association (WSSDA).
Principal Donna Hudson, OESD Superintendent Greg Lynch, and students of Greywolf Elementary School.
Photo courtesy of Darcy Lamb
Neah Bay Elementary
Cape Flattery School District Superintendent Kandy Ritter, OESD Board Member Shirley Johnson, OESD Superintendent Greg Lynch, and Neah Bay Principal Alice Murner. Photo Courtesy of Jody Sanders
Quilcene High and Elementary SchoolPhoto Courtesy of Port Townsend & Jefferson County Leader
Quilcene School District
students, staff and board members gathered on Feb. 18 to accept a School of
Distinction Award for increased reading and math achievement. Pictured are
(from left, front row) Paul
Huwyler, ASB vice president; Hannah Williams, ASB assistant treasurer; Allison
Jones, ASB secretary; Gary Stebbins, principal; award presenter Greg Lynch,
Olympic Educational School District superintendent; (back row) QSD school board
members Katie Rancich and Heather Sanders; OESD board chair Donn Ring; QSD
Superintendent Wally Lis; QSD board chair Gena Lont; and QSD board members Gary
Rae, Shona Davis and Greg Brotherton. Photo by Viviann Kuehl for Port Townsend
& Jefferson County Leader
105 National Avenue N. | Bremerton, WA 98312 Phone: 360-479-0993 | Fax: 360-405-5813
Olympic Educational Service District 114 complies with all federal and state regulations and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation including gender expression or identity, marital status, the presence of any sensory, mental, or physical disability, or the use of a trained guide dog or service animal by a person with a disability in its programs and activities, or other basis protected by applicable law. Equal access to activities, facilities and programs is provided to the Boy Scouts of America and other designated youth groups. Inquiries regarding compliance and/or grievance procedures may be directed to Sue Armstrong, Human Resources Director, OESD 114, 105 National Avenue North, Bremerton, WA 98312, (360) 782-5047.