In order to protect the health and safety of our team, ESD 112 offices are closed to the public; however many employees are working remotely and we continue to provide vital services. Click to see which ESD 112 services have been affected.
Washougal High School Culinary Instructor Brenda Hitchins, who was recently named ESD 112 Regional Teacher of the Year, chats with EduSpeak host Nick Shanmac about her unique path into the world of teaching and overcoming challenges during the 2020-2021 school [...]
“SummerWorks has helped me to learn about careers and to be more confident and comfortable with working. The program taught me things that I will use for the rest of my life.” "You guys have given me a good start [...]
1. Talk to your athlete Ensure your athlete understands that he/she should chat with you and look for help if encountering a pain or something that doesn't feel right. 2. Schedule a preseason physical A preseason physical is always a [...]
The typical office and classroom feature a collection of wires, outlets, cables and other electrical equipment. Although ever present and used daily, electrical equipment requires constant awareness of its associated hazards, as well as training on appropriate use, storage and [...]
Kelso School District Family Support Specialist Nancy Baldwin, who was recently named ESD 112 Classified Employee of the Year, chats with EduSpeak host Nick Shanmac about the critical services available through the district's Family Support program. About EduSpeak The EduSpeak [...]
ESD 112 Superintendent Tim Merlino and the staff of ESD 112 were honored by the Washington Association of School Administrators (WASA) at their 2020-21 state awards ceremony, held virtually on June 28. Merlino and ESD 112 were presented with the [...]
Rewind to Friday, March 12, 2020, when Quest Academy, a therapeutic school program for students with varying degrees of cognition who need behavioral interventions and support located in Cowlitz County, was forced to close its doors because of the global [...]
Kelso School District’s Nancy Baldwin, ESD 112’s Classified Employee of the Year Kelso School District’s Nancy Baldwin has been announced as ESD 112’s Classified Employee of the Year. Baldwin serves as the McKinney Vento Homeless Liaison and Family [...]
Washougal High School’s Brenda Hitchins named 2021 Regional Teacher of the Year by ESD 112 Washougal High School’s Brenda Hitchins has been named the 2021 Regional Teacher of the Year by ESD 112. Hitchins is a career and [...]
ESD 112 acknowledges and honors the traditional lands of the Cowlitz and Chinook Tribes, Lower Columbia Peoples, Shoalwater Bay Tribe and the Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Nation, on which our school districts reside in what is now Southwest Washington. We pay respect to the elders and caretakers that have stewarded these lands throughout generations and that are still here today.