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New Maritime High School Coming to the Duwamish Valley

by Chetanya Robinson


Kelcey Valdez, a resident of South Park neighborhood and a high school student at Franklin, is concerned about pollution in the ocean and destruction of animal life. After college, she wants to work in the environmental field.

“I feel like it would be better if we had a high school here, because we don’t have to leave our community, Valdez said, referring to the Duwamish river, and adjacent communities such as South Park, Georgetown and White Center.   Continue reading New Maritime High School Coming to the Duwamish Valley