Schools Focus On Healthy Habits

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Southern Oregon elementary schools are finding new ways to get kids up and moving during their commute to and from school and during the school day. Schools in the area are organizing runs, monthly challenges and physical education curriculum centered on teaching kids how to live healthier lifestyles. Jacksonville Elementary focuses … Continue reading »

Oregon Honors Jacksonville Teacher

JACKSONVILLE, Ore. — A fourth grade teacher at Jacksonville Elementary has been named the 2013 Oregon History Teacher of the Year. Teachers, students, staff and volunteers packed the gym at Jacksonville Elementary School Friday to honor Anna Meunier. Meunier has taught social studies for 22 years. “It’s a huge honor. I’m very proud for my … Continue reading »