Bridgeport WA http://kplu.org en Seattle hopes celebrities and competition get students to school http://kplu.org/post/seattle-hopes-celebrities-and-competition-get-students-school <p>The school year just started last month and chances are a lot of kids have already missed a day or two of class. Educators say that&rsquo;s a huge problem since attendance is one of the biggest indicators of whether students will graduate.</p><p>Now, some new efforts are underway to get kids to school ... one involves famous people.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 03 Oct 2011 14:30:00 +0000 Charla Bear 2775 at http://kplu.org Seattle hopes celebrities and competition get students to school Tiny central Washington high school competes for Obama commencement speech http://kplu.org/post/tiny-central-washington-high-school-competes-obama-commencement-speech <p>Do you remember who delivered your high school graduation speech? If the students of Bridgeport High School get their wish, they almost certainly will. Mon, 25 Apr 2011 18:27:22 +0000 The Associated Press & KPLU News Staff 1262 at http://kplu.org Tiny central Washington high school competes for Obama commencement speech