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Student Playwrights Take the Stage

Malcolm Roux Celebrating their twelfth annual performance, the Roosevelt Drama 3 class premiered four original plays, all written and acted by RHS students.  With assistance from Ruben VanKempen, Beth Orme, and Scott Koh, four aspiring playwrights took on the monumental task of writing their own one act plays. During their […]


Reform at Rainier

Isabelle Galus Seattle’s Rainier Beach High School has been put in a particularly rough position for many years with over 80 percent of students coming from economically disadvantaged families and only 50 percent staying through graduation. An academically rigorous program could be considered a granted wish for the school. Introduced […]