HR 4611
ByRepresentative McClintock
WHEREAS, It is the policy of the Washington State House of Representatives to recognize excellence in every field of endeavor; and
WHEREAS, Cindy Arnold, director of career and technical education of the Battleground School District has earned the Region V Administrator of the Year award from the Association for Career and Technical Education; and
WHEREAS, Director Arnold demonstrated creativity and initiative in her duties by pushing Battleground School District toward a stronger career and technical education program; and
WHEREAS, Arnold expanded the knowledge base of Battleground's students by exposing them to a wide range of career options and technical skills and designing Battleground School District's science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) strategic plan; and
WHEREAS, Arnold started a middle school design modeling and robotics program to introduce younger students to STEM activities at a younger age; and
WHEREAS, Arnold's programs taught heating, ventilation, air conditioning (HVAC), plumbing and electrical, computer programming, and math; and
WHEREAS, When Arnold was the principal of Captain Strong Primary School, she oversaw a program to help students develop skills and serve as greeters, assembly leaders, and recess monitors. Students also participated in interviews with their teachers;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, That the Washington State House of Representatives thank Director Cindy Arnold for her hard work in developing the young minds of the future; and
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, That copies of this resolution be immediately transmitted by the Chief Clerk of the House of Representatives to Cindy Arnold, director of career and technical education for Battleground School District.
I hereby certify this to be a true and correct copy of
Resolution 4611 adopted by the House of Representatives
February 3, 2023
Bernard Dean, Chief Clerk