Awards and Achievements

By the Tri-City HeraldJune 16, 2013 

-- Lewis and Clark Elementary School's fifth-grade math team earned a third-place trophy in the Washington State Math Masters competition.

Team members are Michelle Fu, Rebecca Qian, Angela Wong and Trish Boonpongmanee.

Deborah Madison, a teacher at the school, is their coach.

-- Walla Walla Public Schools' Graduates of Distinction are Carol Minnick Santa, Class of 1962; Daniel Reid, Class of 1974; and Craig Nelson, Class of 1981.

They were chosen for their work in their communities and profession.

-- The Exchange Club of Walla Walla recently announced the recipients of its grant program. The club awarded $13,000 to the following youth organizations: Campfire, Community Center for Youth, Friends, Fort Walla Walla Museum, Girls Council, Walla Walla Council for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect, Walla Walla Hospice's Camp Amanda and the YMCA.

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