Month: February 2015

SFSD February Highlights

Welcome to the February 2015 issue of the SFSD eNewsletter!  In this issue you will find: Central Howell School has a Special Draw Pratum School is a Family Affair District-wide Full Day Kindergarten Starts this Fall

District-wide Full Day Kindergarten Starts this Fall

In September of this year, all SFSD Kindergarten classes will be full day thanks to funding from the Governor’s office. “Our teachers are super excited because this is going to be great for our kids,” said SFSD Curriculum Director Linda Myers. “We’ll have the time we need to help them develop socially as well as […]

Pratum School is a Family Affair

Pratum School is one of the smallest schools in the Silver Falls School District with only 80 students, many of them siblings. During recess, you see seventh and eighth graders helping third graders on the basketball court and eight graders having snacks with fourth graders. It’s something you don’t see as often these days in […]

Central Howell School has a Special Draw

There’s something peaceful about Central Howell School. From the veteran teachers and staff to the newest team members and students, everyone seems relaxed and comfortable. Many of the students are the children of former students and others have transferred from larger school districts to be part of the unique rural K-8 school experience. “Most of […]