Crater High School on Brief Lockdown

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — Police responded to a trespasser at Crater High School on Thursday afternoon, and a short foot chase through a nearby neighborhood ensued. Crater High School students noticed a man trying to get onto the school’s football field and reported it to school administrators. Police say the man seemed out of place, … Continue reading »

Students Return To Crater High

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — Students are back in class at Crater High School after a water main burst shut down its Renaissance Academy, one of three buildings on campus, for roughly a week. The Renaissance Academy that students and teachers are returning to isn’t the same as the one they left behind. While most of … Continue reading »

Crater High School Recovers From Flood

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — School is back in session for Crater High School. Students return Tuesday from over a week-long hiatus after a broken water main damaged one of the buildings on campus. The school has constructed modular classrooms in order to make up for the parts of the campus that are still damaged. Principal … Continue reading »

Crews Continue Work On Water Damages

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — Crews are working around the clock to fix water damages at Crater High School and re-open on Tuesday. Earlier in the week a water main burst at the school’s Renaissance Academy. Crew members are currently removing about six layers of flooring. They say one side of the building is easier to … Continue reading »

Crater High School Clean Up Continues

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — Students at Crater High School will not have to report back to school until Tuesday as the clean up continues after a water main break earlier this week. In total, eleven classrooms were affected, five of which may be out of service for up to two months. In the mean time, … Continue reading »

Crater High School Closed For Repairs

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — Crater High School in Central Point remains closed Tuesday after a water main burst late Sunday night, early Monday morning. It’s unclear exactly how much damage was done to the school but clean-up crews are still trying to dry things up. In the meantime there are a lot of questions that … Continue reading »

Sign Language Helps Crater Students

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – Reports show 13% of the American population are deaf or are hard at hearing. One Southern Oregon school is making strides to make sure their students receive equal access in the classroom. By law in Oregon, if a student is deemed to need or be benefited by an interpreter, the school … Continue reading »

Crater High School Adopts Sparrow

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – Every year, Sparrow Clubs chooses a child in need and pairs them with a local school that adopts them for year. Wednesday, Crater High School got to meet their Sparrow: a 5-year-old little girl who they will help financially support. A stadium full of students welcomed Addison Irey on Wednesday afternoon. … Continue reading »