September

SFSD Learns about Happy Brain Science

On August 28, the Silverton High School commons area was buzzing with energy and excitement as 475 teachers and staff members gathered to kick off the school year. They celebrated the district’s academic success, talked about future plans, and spent some time learning about how happiness can impact how the brain functions. Speaker Scott Crabtree, […]

SFSD High School Graduation Rates Shine

Silver Falls School District’s high school graduation rates are increasingly strong and have been improving each year. The district currently ranks 18th among the 360 high schools in Oregon. That puts the district’s graduation rates in the top 5% in the state of Oregon. This is especially notable because Silverton High School’s graduation requirement is […]

SHS Summer Tech Team Packs a Punch

A skilled team of 12 Silverton High School students and alumni worked hard all summer to make sure the school district’s information systems and programs ran smoothly and were ready for the start of the school year. The students are part of a paid summer work study that helps them gain skills while supporting the […]

Meet School Board Member Shelly Nealon

One of SFSD’s newest school board members, Shelly Nealon, does a lot to support the local community. She has volunteered for a number of causes in Silverton over the years including the Junior Baseball Organization, the Pool Committee and Safe Routes to School. With three children, including a freshman and senior at Silverton High School, […]

Superintendent’s Message — September 2017

At the end of August, more than 475 teachers and staff members came together at Silverton High School to kick off the school year. There was a buzz in the air that is hard to describe. The team was ready and excited to have students back in our schools. We are off to a great […]