Dandy Stevens Named as New Assistant Superintendent

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 skill set will be assets to this position.  She is excited about this change and looks forward to beginning the position in July.






Class Notes

Want to read the latest edition of Class Notes from Our Town?  Head on over to the Silverton High School website and check it out!  Link here

Class Notes

Want to read the latest edition of Class Notes from Our Town?  Head on over to the Silverton High School website and check it out!  Link here

New Principal of Silver Crest & Victor Point

 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

Superintendent's 2014-2015 Budget Message

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

Notice of Budget Committee Meeting

A public meeting of the Budget Committee of the Silver Falls School District, Marion and Clackamas Counties, State of Oregon, to discuss the budget for the fiscal year July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2015, will be held at the Silverton High School Library; 1456 Pine Street; Silverton, Oregon.  The meeting will take place May 8, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.  The purpose of the meeting is to receive the budget message and to receive comment from the public on the budget.  This is a public meeting where deliberation of the Budget Committee will take place.  Any person may appear at the meeting and discuss the proposed programs with the Budget Committee.  A copy of the budget document may be inspected or obtained on or after May 8, 2014 at the Silver Falls School District Office; 802 Schlador Street; Silverton, Oregon between the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Please contact the Silver Falls School District at 503-873-5303 if you require accommodations to fully participate in the meeting.

Full Day Kindergarten -- Scotts Mills School

A full-day Kindergarten program will continue for its second year at Scotts Mills Elementary School in Fall 2014.  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.

2013-2014 School Calendars -- REVISED 3-10-2014

The School Board took action at its meeting on Monday, March 10 to add one instructional day to the current school year.  This addition is a response (one day only) to the two district-wide school closure days earlier this year due to snow and ice -- February 7 and February 10.  As a result of Board action, the last day of school for students is now Friday, June 13.  The last contract day for teachers is Monday, June 16.

Attached are the revised 2013-2014 School Calendars.