A full day Kindergarten pilot program will begin at Scotts Mills Elementary School in Fall 2013. All kids are welcome -- need not be a resident of Scotts Mills.
Transportation options available from Silverton. Limited spaces available. Call the school today to reserve your kinder's space -- 503-873-4394.
Silver Falls School District has scheduled an open house and tours of the Schlador St. school and Eugene Field School on Saturday, May 4, between 10:00 a.m. and noon. Changes are slated for each school if the May 21 bond is approved by voters. This is an opportunity for members of the public to view the inside of each building. Also, members of the public can request a visit and tour of any school in the district prior to the election by contacting the respective school principal. Questions about any of this information can be directed to Andy Bellando, Superintendent at 503-873-5303.
Kjersti McAllister and Steven Bates Spelling Winners
Kjersti McAllister is in 5th grade at Butte Creek School.
She won first place in the district spelling contest for Division 1 (grades 3-5).
Steven Bates won first place in the district spelling contest for Division 2(grades 6-8).
Steven attends Bethany Charter School in the sixth grade.
The Silver Falls School Board took action on February 11, 2013 to place a capital construction and maintenance bond on the May 21, 2013 election ballot. The maximum bond amount will be $36.9 million and will be used for completion of these three projects:
1) Conversion of the Schlador Street campus to a school for town students in self-contained grades 5-6 and departmentalized grades 7-8.
2) Completion of deferred maintenance and facility upgrade projects at each school in the district. These include safety and security projects along with technology infrastructure upgrades.
Attached are frequently asked questions and answers regarding the May 21, 2013 Bond Election.
See the following information related to past and future presentations on school district bond and facility planning by Superintendent Andy Bellando. Members of the public are invited to attend these events
Past (since early December):
Attached is information from the January 30 Special Board Work Session/Community Forum.
Click below to view Community Forum meeting on January 30, 2013.
Attached are facility documents for your information.
Attached is information from the December 12 Special Board Work Session/Community Forum.
Click below to view Community Forum meeting on December 12th, 2012
A new service has just been added to the Silver Falls School District website. You can now watch video recordings of the School Board, City Council, Planning Commission meetings as well as other community
related events covered by Fox/SCAN-TV productions on this website.
To view these videos click on SCAN-TV under the District Services and then select "Videos"
You can also get to the videos by going to www.scan-tv.org