Month: October 2015

SFSD October Highlights

Welcome to the October 2015 issue of the SFSD eNewsletter. In this issue you’ll find: New Principal Sees Super Things Happening at Scotts Mills Administrators on the Move Safety Awareness Week Silver Falls Teachers and Staff Enjoy Wellness Activities Welcome back to school!

Silver Falls Teachers and Staff Enjoy Wellness Activities

For the third year, the Silver Falls School District has received an Oregon Education Association grant to implement an employee wellness program. Teachers and staff and even students are enjoying a host of activities designed to keep them healthy. “The program focuses on the three areas of the wellness triangle: physical health, social health and […]

Safety Awareness Week

Silver Falls School District staff and students spent a week focusing on crisis and emergency response training. The training was done in partnership with the Silverton Police Department, Silverton Fire District and the Marion County Sheriffs Department. The goal is to prepare everyone – including community members — to respond to a crisis situation with […]

Administrators On The Move

Silver Falls welcomes two new staff members to the district, one as business manager and one as principal at Robert Frost. The district also has a new principal at Scotts Mills. Welcome and congratulations to all. Kirstin Jorgenson is the new principal of Scotts Mills. She was formerly at Robert Frost. Leslie Roache is the […]

New Principal Sees Super Things Happening at Scotts Mills

When Kirstin Jorgenson was a child she dreamed of attending a rural school, just like her cousins. “I grew up in Silverton and attended in-town schools,” she explained. “I was always envious of my cousins who went to rural schools. I really longed for that small school, close-knit community experience.” So when she saw the […]