Butte Falls hears proposal to become a charter school

The Butte Falls School Board of Directors heard a proposal from Superintendent Dr. Courtney to establish Butte Falls as a charter school. The plan would be to build a program that would be attractive to new students, resulting in an increase in student numbers. Some suggestions included small classes, natural resources, renewable energy and online…

White Mtn. Middle School outstanding students

Ruben Salazar, Kristen Spielbusch and Dolores Zavala, WMMS students,with D9 Board and Ginny Walker, WMMS principal. Ruben Salazar- 6th Grade Ruben was chosen by the faculty at WMMS for his positive, warm and friendly personality as well as his ability to help others. He has academic strengths in math and asks great questions in class…

Grad requirements, sad commentary

Oregon’s Education Performance      One third of Oregon high school sophomores are unable to read at minimal state standards. Moreover, nearly half of our sophomore students are unable to meet minimal standards in math and writing skills. In an attempt to compel improvement on these abysmal teaching outcomes, the Oregon Board of Education is…

Tim Rupp hired as EPHS vice principal

Tim Rupp Tim Rupp has been hired as a vice-principal at Eagle Point High School. The position became open with the resignation of Bill Taylor effective at the end of the current school year. "We are excited to announce that Mr. Tim Rupp will be joining our staff next year as an assistant principal at…