Month: March 2018

SFSD March 2018 Highlights

Welcome to the March 2018 SFSD eNewsletter! In this issue you’ll find: Superintendent’s Message — March 2018 Silver Crest Puts Grant Money to Good Use New Teaching Paradigms Embraced at Silver Crest Silverton Basketball Teams Find Multiple Forms of Success Staff Spotlight: Mr. Steve Prince Have a Safe and Happy Spring Break!

Silverton Basketball Teams Find Success in All its Forms

Gritty Boys Basketball Team Won’t Let a Loss Hold them Back “Two of my proudest moments this year came after big losses,” says Jamie McCarty, Silverton High School’s first-year Boys Basketball Coach. “We came out the next game and snapped our heads off the pillow. We didn’t say ‘poor me’, we took control and we […]

Staff Spotlight: Steve Prince

In honor of National Classified Staff (held March 5-9), we would like to recognize Steve Prince of Silver Crest School. Prince is brand new to the school district as an employee, but he grew up in Silverton and attended many of the district schools as a child and young adult. His family is also rooted in […]

Silver Crest Embraces New Teaching Paradigms

Ensuring students have the skills they need to be successful in high school is a goal for all teachers in the Silver Falls School District. The challenges facing teachers in this goal are unique to each school. Allowing 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th grade teachers to specialize in subject areas is one way in which […]

Silver Crest Puts Grant Money to Good Use

Earlier this fall, our district received a donation from an anonymous donor to be used toward supporting needs that may not be covered in our regular budget. All 13 of our schools were given $12,000, and each school has been making good use of that money. This generous gift has funded projects, equipment, and renovations […]

Superintendent’s Message – March 2018

Thanking our Classified Employees During the week of March 5, we officially celebrated National Classified Employee Week. It was a week set aside to recognize and thank our outstanding classified team. Every one of them makes a difference in the lives of our students, families, teachers and administrators. We know they are the backbone of […]