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Newer School Buses To Roll Out Next Fall

SFSD has selected Durham School Services as its new transportation provider beginning this fall. The company will provide the district with a fleet of newer school buses with extensive safety benefits. Durham was chosen after an in depth RFP process and review was conducted by a selection committee comprised of members of the school district […]

Construction underway at SFSD schools

Exciting work is underway on several schools in the Silver Falls School District. Below is an update on what is going on: Silverton Middle School The single story sections of the future Silverton Middle School building is being remodeled and upgraded. Materials such as cabinets and shelving are being salvaged from the two-story building and […]

SFSD May Highlights

Welcome to the May 2016 issue of the SFSD eNewsletter. In this issue you’ll find: Principal Changes in Store for Next Year Christmas in May at Pratum School SFSD Celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week Scotts Mills Student Wins Essay Contest

Principal Changes in Store for Next School Year

Bob and Heidi Ostrom, who have shared the co-principal role at Evergreen School for  two years, are retiring in June. “I can’t thank Bob and Heidi enough for their dedication and service to Evergreen,” said SFSD Superintendent Andy Bellando. “Under their leadership the school has provided such a warm and nurturing environment for our students to […]

Christmas in May at Pratum School

The entire cast and crew of Pratum K-8 is gearing up to debut the school’s first play in six years. The curtain will rise on “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” on May 19 – 20 at 7 p.m. All 80 of the school’s students are involved in the production in roles such as actors, stage […]

SFSD Celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week

The Silver Falls School District honored its dedicated and hardworking teaching staff during Teacher Appreciation Week, May 2-6. “As a group, Silver Falls has really outstanding teachers who are committed to going the extra mile for our students,” said Superintendent Andy Bellando. “I can’t thank them enough and am so appreciative of their hard work […]

Scotts Mills student wins essay contest

Congratulations to Scotts Mills sixth grader Ryan Brown for winning first place in the Silverton Elks Lodge essay contest. The contest’s theme was “What I can do to promote Americanism and love of country” and was designed to promote patriotism among young people. His essay will be entered into national competition and excerpts were shared […]

SFSD April Highlights

Welcome to the April 2016 issue of the SFSD eNewsletter. In this issue you’ll find: A Springtime Message from Superintendent Andy Bellando Mark Twain Teacher Honored SFSD Welcomes New Maintenance & Facilities Director Power Boosters Like a Good Neighbor . . . Olson is There Silver Crest Teachers Step Up To Support Reading How to Prepare […]

Mark Twain Teacher Honored

Congratulations to Mark Twain Middle School’s Darby Hector for being recognized as a Civic Scholar at the Oregon Civic Conference for Teachers in early December. Hector, who teaches library media, was one of two teachers in the 18th legislative district chosen by Rep. Vic Gilliam to attend the conference in the state capitol. The award […]

SFSD Welcomes New Maintenance & Facilities Director

We’d like to welcome Lorin Stanley as the new maintenance/facility director for Silver Falls School District. Lorin is currently the Director of Maintenance for Woodburn School District, a position he’s held for the past 14 years. He brings a wealth of public school and private industry experiences related to facility maintenance, care and planning. Lorin […]