Schools Makin' News(letter), local coverage from Aug. 25 to Sept. 1

Release Date: 
9/1/2015

Tuesday, Sept. 1

http://www.nrtoday.com/news/17972319-113/a-new-school-year-begins (Roseburg Public Schools, Camas Valley Community School, Days Creek Charter School)

A new school year begins | NRToday.com

As it does every year about this time, Fullerton IV Elementary School in Roseburg came back to life at about 8 a.m. on a foggy Monday morning.What started as

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http://www.541radio.com/ROSEBURG-MARCHING-ENSEMBLE-PERFORMING/21920725

541Radio - ROSEBURG MARCHING ENSEMBLE PERFORMING

By Ashley Claiborne News Radio 1240 KQEN ashley@bciradio.com September 1, 2015 11:50 a.m. Friday, September 4th, the Roseburg Marching Ensemble is holding their Golden Arrow Performance to celebrate the kickoff of the new school year. The event also

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http://www.nrtoday.com/news/17900355-113/editorial-every-little-bit-helps

Editorial: Every little bit helps | NRToday.com

Labor Day signals the end of summer to many Americans, but by the time families fire up the grills while watching preseason NFL football local students will have already

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Monday, Aug. 31

http://www.kpic.com/news/local/Roseburg-students-teachers-head-back-to-school-323513951.html?tab=video&c=y

Roseburg students, teachers head back to school | Local & Regional News | KPIC CBS 4 - News, Weather and Sports - Roseburg, OR

“The first couple weeks leading up to this week have been really nerve-racking, especially last week with teacher in-service but this week I'm just really excited to meet the students."

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http://www.541radio.com/MONDAY-IS-THE-FIRST-DAY-OF-SCHOOL-FOR-MOST-STUDENT/21914275

541Radio - MONDAY IS THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR MOST STUDENTS

By Kyle Bailey News Radio 1240 KQEN kyle@bciradio.com August 31, 2015 5:20 a.m. Monday is the first day of the 2015/2016 school year for most students in Douglas County.  In the Roseburg School District elementary students begin class while sixth

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Thursday, Aug. 27

http://www.541radio.com/pages/21903900.php? (Roseburg Public Schools)

541Radio - ROSEBURG TEACHERS GET A TWO PERCENT RAISE

By Kyle Bailey News Radio 1240 KQEN kyle@bciradio.com August 27, 2015 10:50 a.m. Teachers in the Roseburg School District are getting a two percent pay raise. Wednesday night the Roseburg School Board approved a contract between the district and the Ro

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http://www.541radio.com/SMART-SEEKING-VOLUNTEERS/21902502

541Radio - SMART SEEKING VOLUNTEERS

By Kyle Bailey News Radio 1240 KQEN kyle@bciradio.com August 27, 2015 4:45 a.m. The SMART program is looking for volunteers for the upcoming school year. SMART stands for Start Making a Reader Today. Volunteer readers are needed for any of their progra

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Wednesday, Aug. 26,

http://www.541radio.com/pages/21900272.php?

541Radio - BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB TO CELEBRATE LOCAL YOUTH

By Ashley Claiborne News Radio 1240 KQEN ashley@bciradio.com August 26, 2015 1:10 p.m. The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Umpqua Valley is inviting the community to join them in an evening of celebrating outstanding members of the club. The 8th annual eve

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http://www.541radio.com/pages/21899728.php? (Roseburg Public Schools)

541Radio - SCHOOL BOARD TO CONSIDER CONTRACT WITH TEACHERS

By Kyle Bailey News Radio 1240 KQEN kyle@bciradio.com August 26, 2015 12:00 p.m. The Roseburg School Board is set to consider a new contract with teachers during its meeting tonight. Superintendent Gerry Washburn says the teacher’s portion of the

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This is a news aggregating newsletter that we offer as a way to stay aware of local coverage we see in print, on TV and hear on air. We look through The News-Review, KPIC, KQEN, Douglas County News and Drain Enterprise for information about your schools on a regular basis. We will soon be adding The Douglas County Mail, too. We publish this once a week on Tuesdays.

Please email Communications Specialist DD Bixby, dd.bixby@douglasesd.k12.or.us, and let us know if we missed anything or if you would like to be added to the list serve to receive these updates regularly, regardless of if your school/district is mentioned or not. We encourage you to share this with your leadership, staff and boards as a nice way to keep up on the happenings and goings on in our region.

If you’re looking for more information on education and schools around the state, Oregon School Boards Association offers a similar News Clips service which looks at major regional newspapers from around the state. You can sign up to receive their newsletter HERE.

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