Silver Falls School District provides a learning environment where the highest priority is excellence in education for every student. In partnership with parents and the community, the district offers a quality education for each student through high expectations for academic achievement, excellent employee performance, and a safe, supportive environment.


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August 11, 2014

Bob and Heidi Ostrom have been selected as co-principals for Evergreen School. Both have served our District for many years, Bob as the principal of Butte Creek and Scotts Mills Schools and Heidi as our special education director and interim principal for several schools including Eugene Field School, Silver Crest and Pratum School.  They look forward to taking the helm of Evergreen School this fall!


July 25, 2014

Congratulations to Nancy Griffith, named as the new principal at Mark Twain Middle School.  Mrs. Griffith is replacing Dandy Stevens who recently accepted the position as Assistant Superintendent for Silver Falls School District.  Mrs. Griffith comes to Silver Falls from the Medford School District where she served most recently as assistant principal at North Medford High School.  She has been an educator since 1993 and served as a science teacher and administrator at both the middle school and high school levels during her career.  Mrs. Griffith begins her position on August 4 and is excited to be selected as the new principal of Mark Twain.

July 22, 2014

Dandy StevensCongratulations to Dandy Stevens who has been named as the new Assistant Superintendent for Silver Falls School District.  She is replacing Eric Swenson who accepted a high school principal position in Woodburn School District. 

Dandy has served as principal at Mark Twain Middle School for the past three years.  Prior to that she was assistant principal at Silverton High School.  She also served as an administrator in Salem-Keizer School District, was a teacher in Gervais School District and taught overseas.  Dandy’s passion for education, her school experience and overall...

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June 10, 2014

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July 30, 2014

 Jamie McCarty has been selected as the new principal of Silver Crest and Victor Point Schools, beginning next school year.  He comes to us from the North Santiam School District where he served as principal of Sublimity Elementary School.  He is currently the principal of Stayton Intermediate and Middle Schools.  Jamie is well-respected in the North Santiam School District and they are sorry to see him go.  He is very excited to be selected as a principal in Silver Falls School District and to begin work soon.  Welcome aboard Jamie




May 19, 2014

To read the Superintendent's Budget Message, please click on the attachment.