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geport school getting new computer lab Bridgeport Middle School will re- ceive a whole new computer lab this summer, which will be available for the use of district patrons as well. The district received a grant from the PowerUP program, which will pro- vide all the equipment, installation and training. The district will receive up to 20 new computers (Gateway monitors and hard drives), Microsoft operat- ing software, a Hewlett Packard printer, networking equipment, Internet access and teacher training. PowerUP staff members and volun- teers (some from the Intermountain AmeriCorps staff) will install it and provide technical support. Three AmeriCorps volunteers will show the kids how to use it. (Some junior high students with computers at home will get access to the Internet too, through 125 Net accounts donated by America Online.) The middle school students will learn more about computers--but, said district superintendent Gene Schmidt, the goal is to give the whole community a chance to learn more about computers, The new computers will be available for community classes Mter school. Schmidt said it was part of an effort by district officials to en- courage more community use of school facilities. In fact, the lab will get a whole new look as well as new computers. Schmidt said the room would be painted and carpet installed. Some of the computers that are in the lab now will be moved to the grade school and installed in the brand-new computer lab that opened there last week. PowerUP is a non-profit corpora- tion that works with corporations and non-profit agencies to help kids get the "skills, experiences and resources to succeed in the digital age," accord- ing to a press release from the organi- zation. Ouad City. H~.mld May 3. 2001 P~ge 5 I Funds to aid library reading program Emma Wilson of Pateros was the winner of a framed, limited- edition wildlife print raffled by the Friends of the Brewster Library. The raffle raised about $670 for the library's summer reading program. The print depicts half a dozen wolves gathering on the bank of a snowy mountain stream. It was donated by Tony and Loretta Zaversnik, owners of Countryside Studios in Brewster. The money raised through the raffle and donations will pay for special events all summer long at the Brewster library, part of the annual summer reading program. A puppet show, a visit from a scuba diver and possibly a magician are among the possible programs being considered. Librarian Judy Johnston is planning a special event every Wednesday, beginning the last week in June. Countryside Studio owner winning ticket. Tony Zaversnik (left) and Friends Cheryl Schwiezer photo of the Library owner Sue Johnson draw the Honor roll corrected The Brewster Junior High honor roll released last week contained some errors. The corrected list appears be- low. Seventh grade: Chase LaMoreaux, 4.0; Robert Pendergraft, 4.0; Michael Taylor, 4.0; Ashley Youngers, 3.96; Deborah Gipe, 3.83; Ashley Tupling, 3.82; Michaela Geffre, 3.75; Laura Bohorquez, 3.71; Kyle Troop, 3.7; Jesus Villalobos, 3.67; Justin Johnson, 3.57; Dane Becker, 3.57; FranciscoReyes, 3.57; MayraVargas, 3.55; Martin Garcia, 3.51; Jenny Madden,3.39; Melissa Sanchez,3.34; Chase Harlow, 3.32; Alina Rosario, 3.32; Luis Hernandez, 3.39; Elsy Salmeron, 3.25; Antonio Sanchez, 3.2; Isis Ayestas, 3.17; Levi Lee, 3.17; Andy Satfler, 3.15; Miguel Aparicio, 3.14; Tyler Reagles, 3.03; Hortencia Rios, 3.01; Tyrel Swezey, 3.0; Rosalva Tinoco, 3.0. Eighth grade: Chauncy Freels, 4.0; Hawkins Gebbers, 4.0; Cesar Garcia, 3.96; Heracelo Esquivel, 3.92; Heather Sullivan, 3.85; Miriam Acosta, 3.83; Heather Brown, 3.7; Erin Davis, 3.67; Juan Hernandez, 3.67; Lindsey Verbeck, 3.67; Derek Divis, 3.5; Jonathan Mariscal, 3.5; Gala Orozco, 3.5; Yesica Serrano, 3.47; Jessica Tellez, 3.35; Joshua Sutherland, 3.23; Anali Rubio, 3.2; Sarah Bowman, 3.1; Taylor Gamble, 3.1; Lesli Diaz, 3.07; Michael Trumbo, 3.0. Price /:Check." Call & Compare 689-3442 . 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Building: Carlos Cabrera Science 7: Tony Blackburn, Stephanie English 9: Diego Cabrera, Maria Bruno, Cundo Cuevas L-h~vas, Aaron Ehlenb~h, and Eduardo Science 8: Adam Fritz, Yanira Perez, Gonzalez Edgar Mota English I0: Amanda Parker English/Reading 6: Serena Schulke English 12: Claudia Rios English/Reading 7: Stephanie Bruno CWP: Yuri Barrios English/Reading 8: Ellen Stetder Advanced P.E.: Aaron Best, TaoMath 6: Scott Scroggie Stettler, Yuri Barrios, Bobby Sapp Math 7: Levi Perez Physical Education Boy: Saul Math 8: Adam Fritz, Yanira Perez, Gonzalez, Geoff Riltz, James Reppart, Edgar Mota Aaron Ehlenbach Girl: Ashley Physical Education Boy: Jake Armstrong, Maria Cuevas, Esmeralda Johanson, Gideon Wilson, Hibo Cuevas, Villasano Dustin Zahn Girl: Nayeli Rios, Ellen Band: Aaron Ehlenbach Stetder, Yanira Perez, Stephanie Bruno, U.S. History: Jill Burnett, Ilya Ivanov, Aria Vazquez, Elvia Gonzalez Amanda Carlson, JR Kemp Music 6: Ashley Slater Biology: Rene Basler, Ashley Band6: LuisChavez Armstrong Band 7/8: Scan Hiltz Trigonometry: Karl Schulke, Marcus Social Studies 6: Aryn Gessel, Scott Stennes Scroggie, Serena Schulke ,/ScieneeProjects: BriannaOgasSocial Studies 7: Tony Blackburn, l~e-AIgcbra: Sebastian.Osorio - " Stephanie Bruno, Cundo Cuevas Zoology: Katie Dundas, Jill Burnett Keybbarding: Chad VanLith, Yanira Agriculture Leadership: Geoff Hiltz Perez Welding: Andrew Lange Lifetime Choices: Erika Castrejon, Woodshop: Brian Moore Lupe Gareibay, Shawn Oborne, Joaquin Advanced Ag Mechanics: Jeff Zahn Villasano Careers: Sonia Moore Ethnic Cuisine: Calder Bauchla Independent Living: William Keene U.S. Government: Cundo Cuevas Consumer Issues: Maria Villasano Washington StateHistory: EdgarMota Health: Jill Burnett Art: Edgar Mota EXCAVATION l,!n nc. 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The program is being offer for four sessions this year. June 24 - 30, Gonzaga University July 8 - 14, Central Washington University July 29 - August4,Westem Wash- ington University August 5 - 11, Western Washing- ton University WBW is a week-long opportu- nity for high school students from across the state to learn about busi- ness, economics, leadership, team- work and how to plan for the fu- ture. With a business volunteer acting as guide, students perform as part of a management team, participate in group activities, hear WBW is extremely rigorous and presentations from business lead- challenging as well as being fun ers and experience college life. and exciting," says Stephen Hyer, "I would recommend that each Executive Director and President and every high school student at- of the Foundation for Private En- tend this week," said one graduate terprise Education Foundation, the of the 2000 program. "The advi- non-profitthatsponsorsWBWalong sors are incredible and the week is one of inspiration and insight. Nothing I have ever done taught me so much about myself, life and the business world." WBW is open to all cun'ent high school students (9-12). No business or marketing class prerequisites are required. Educators (K-12) of all disciplines are also invited to attend as participants in the summer pro- gram. Students and educators live in college dormitories for the week, at- tending sessions on campus. The reg- istration fee of $90 per participant covers room, board, course work and materials. "It's important to be aware that with the Association of Washing- ton Business. Washington Business Week is also looking for talented, professional business people who enjoy spending time with teenagers to volunteer as Company Advisors (CAs) at the sum- mer program. Volunteer CAs have the opportunity to completely im- merse themselves in the mentoring, coaching and befriending of vigor- ous, talented high school students. Students, teachers and business volunteers interested in applying for WBW can contact the WBW office in Olympia at (800) 68@6442. Infor- mation and applications are also avail- able on the Internet at www.wbw.org. Potpourri- a genealogy mixture The May 3 meeting of the Okanogan County Genealogical Society will be a time to share new ideas. The meeting will held at 7 p.m. at the Wilson Research Center in Okanogan. Each person who attends will be given the opportunity to present information on a subject of their choice. New research sources, a special project you have under- taken, how you discovered the "blacksheep" in your family and other interesting subjects could be topics of discussion. Everyone is welcome to attend meetings of this organization. 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