Five BF students qualify for FBLA state

The Butte Falls School District Board of Directors agenda included some 15 items. All issues were handled in a one hour meeting. A 45 minute executive session regarding labor negotiations followed the open meeting. As of Jan. 31 enrollment stands at  145 students in the district. Highlights of activities at each school were presented and…

D9 meeting mix of praise, planning and complaints

Two students from White City Elementary and a volunteer were recognized and given framed certificates by the Board of directors, Grandma Doris Mattey, who is a foster grandparent and has volunteered at WCE for 16 years, was recognized . Principal Ginny Walker introduced Randall Pickett and Caitlin Mercado as the honored students. Both are in…

Many D9 scores are up, but still below state level

District 9 received the final AYP information on Sept 4. According to Tina Mondale, director of school improvement, Mountain View Elementary will be in its first year of school improvement. Mondale said last year special education students did not make their progress target in math and this year English Language Learners (ELL) did not make…

D9 dropout cut in half in 3 years

Tina Mondale, director of school improvement for School District 9, presented an overview of the district’s Continuous Improvement Plan (CIP) and goals for 2007-09 at the Mar. 12 board of director’s meeting. Much of the information had previously been presented in a work session and reported in the Mar. 4 Upper Rogue Independent. Attendance Coordinator…