New on the Menu — Fresher, Healthier Options

A salad bar, a deli bar, made to order nachos and healthy snack choices. These are some of the lunch options now available to students in the Silver Falls School District. The menu change is part of a food service revamp the district has implemented this year. The revamp was necessary in order to comply […]

Eugene Field’s Reading Royalty

Reading literacy is king (or queen) at Eugene Field Elementary. The school’s teachers and staff place a high priority on encouraging students to read and run a literacy program called STARS — “Students Today Are Reading Successfully.” “Learning to read is the foundation of the entire educational process and though it comes easily for many […]

Silverton High School Grads Come Back to Teach

Evergreen School has experienced some changes recently. With a staff of only four teachers and a student body of 78, even small changes can have a big impact. The school bid a tearful adieu at the end of last year to long-time teacher Patty Potter who retired after 41 years of service to students and families. […]

Meet school board member Tim Roth

A graduate of the Silver Falls School district, Tim Roth has been a school board member since 2005. “When my kids were younger, I volunteered a lot in their classrooms,” said Roth. “I liked being involved and knowing what was going on. I thought it would be a good idea to be even more involved […]