School Board Stops School Transfers

MEDFORD, Ore. —  Medford schools are closing their doors to transfers in or out of the district. The school board has voted to stop new transfer requests, in the face of new state regulations. The new law says that districts are only able to set overall transfer limits and then approve requests through an impartial … Continue reading »

Strong Support For Teachers At Meeting

MEDFORD, Ore. — So many people turned out at Monday’s  Medford School Board meeting, the fire marshal had to move the meeting to the auditorium. The school district and Medford Education Association have worked through dozens of hours of mediations so far, and are still no closer to reaching an agreement on a contract dispute. … Continue reading »

Students Upset With Senior Class Funds

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — Seniors at Eagle Point High School said over the past four years they have raised money to pay for graduation celebrations. “We sell glow sticks at those dances, we’ve sold water, we’ve done Valagrams, we did pizza cards, and we put on prom for the senior class our junior year,” said … Continue reading »