WIAA
WIAA
435 Main Ave S | Renton, WA 98057 | (425) 687-8585
Twitter
Instagram
FaceBook
October 2018

10/31/2018 - Gresko and Morgan Selected as Middle Level Star Students of the Month

10/26/2018 - LEAP Student Blog: "Homecoming at GHS and Sportsmanship in the CWAC" by Rocco Parrish, Grandview HS

10/25/2018 - WIAA 2018 Fall Academic Champions Announced

10/22/2018 - POSITION OPENING: WIAA Executive Director

10/11/2018 - LEAP Student Blog: "Surviving Homecoming Week: 101" by Kelly Chen, Foster HS

10/5/2018 - Krossover And Washington Interscholastic Activities Association Announce Technology Partnership

10/2/2018 - LEAP Student Blog: "Making Waves at OHS" by Andrew Liu, Olympia HS

10/1/2018 - Ramirez and Purvis Selected as Middle Level Star Students of the Month


Ramirez and Purvis Selected as Middle Level Star Students of the Month
10/1/2018

Irvin Armenta Ramirez is an eighth grade student at Ellen Ochoa Middle School in Pasco, Wash and competes for the school’s boys’ soccer team.

On September 24th, Ramirez witnessed a fellow classmate choking on a piece of food at lunchtime and leapt into action, successfully performing the Heimlich Maneuver. After the incident, Ramirez provided a calming presence for people nearby and walked the classmate to the nurse’s office.

Ramirez has shown his dedication, immersing himself in a new country, language and school in seventh grade. He has picked up the language while keeping his grades up, and is not afraid to ask for extra help when needed.

“He may be little in stature and loud in class and hallways but he has a huge heart about his family, friends, and classmates,” said Ellen Ochoa MS Athletic Director Carolynn Jones.





Peyton Purvis is an eighth grade student at McLoughlin Middle School in Pasco, Wash. Purvis is an active member of her school and takes part in cross country, jazz band, softball and student leadership.

Purvis is one of the top cross country runners at her schools, but even more than that, she is a leader on the team who motivates others. At a recent practice, Purvis noticed a teammate was not feeling up to the workout, and decided to stay back and help him finish, offering inspiring words the whole way.

“She shows up every day ready to work,” said Athletic Director Travis Elliott. “She pushes others to be the best version of themselves without anyone asking her to.”

Teachers around the school have recognized Purvis’ spirit and positivity, noting that she excels in the classroom and always remains positive, an attitude that is infectious to both her peers and teachers.

Sign up for RSS Feed
Washington Interscholastic Activities Association  |   435 Main Ave S   |  Renton, WA 98057  |  (425) 687-8585  |  © 2019
Home
 
About
    Activities Matter
    Mission & Strategic Plan
    WIAA Staff
    Contact
    Member School Directory
    Districts & Leagues
    Classifications 2016-2020
    Executive Board
Athletics/Activities
    Athletics
    Activities
Tournaments
    Brackets
    Tournament Central
    2018-19 State Championship Dates
    2019-20 State Championship Dates
    2020-21 State Championship Dates
    Ticket Prices
    State Tournament History
    State Tournament Regulations
    State Tournament Allocations & Draw Criteria
Programs
    Athlete of the Week
    Hall of Fame
        Hall of Fame Home
    LEAP
    Scholastic Awards Program
    Scholastic Cup
    Smart Choices Scholarship Program
    RTO Program
    Unified Sports
        Unified Champion Schools Brochure
 
Publications
    Concussion Management Guidelines
    Forms
    Handbook
        2019 Proposed Amendments
    Member School Directory
    Newsletter
        Read
        Subscribe
    Order Handbooks and Rule Books
    Presentations
        AD Eligibility Clinic
        AD Fall Workshop PowerPoint
        WIAA 101
    WIAA-WOA Statewide Agreement
    Sudden Cardiac Arrest Guidelines
AD/Coaches
    Order Handbooks and Rule Books
    Athletic Directors
    Coaches
    MyWIAA
    Coaches School
    MaxPreps
    Job Openings
    Games Wanted
Media
    Media Credential Registration