Oregon Schools Get Report Cards

SALEM, Ore. — Oregon schools just got their report cards. Only a third of Oregon public schools took home an “outstanding” grade last year. It is a 3% increase from the year before. 10% of schools “need improvement”, the remaining 59% of public schools are rated “satisfactory”. Four schools in the Medford District were graded … Continue reading »

Oregon Schools Face New Standards

MEDFORD, Ore. – It is back to school season in the Rogue Valley. Whether local kindergartners had their first day of school this week, or will in the coming weeks, there are already high expectations for their success. Signed into law last year by Governor Kitzhaber, Senate Bill 253 has the goal of having a … Continue reading »