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A Springtime Message from Superintendent Andy Bellando

It’s hard to believe that spring is already here. It’s been a great year thanks to our dedicated team, hard-working students and supportive families and community members. One of our goals over the past several years has been to improve two-way communication and we’ve made it a priority to ask for and share on a […]

Power Boosters

Silver Crest School’s parent booster club is on a fundraising roll. The club’s drawing for a donated Traeger BBQ and accessories worth $450 has raised more than $3,400 –$400 more than their original goal. The money the club raises is helping to fund the new leveled reading room – a room full of books organized […]

Like a Good Neighbor . . . Olson is There

Silverton resident Jim Olson’s children are grown and no longer in the Silver Falls School District. But that hasn’t stopped Olson’s interest and support of education. With two grandsons in the district, he likes to stay in touch. He lives down the street from the district office and is out in front of his house […]

Silver Crest Teachers Step Up to Support Reading

Parents and teachers are doing everything they can to make literacy and reading a priority for students at Silver Crest School. Both the parent boosters and teachers are raising money to buy books and set up a leveled reading room next to the school library so students can easily find books at their individual reading […]

How to Prepare Your Child for State Testing

State testing is once again on the horizon. While the tests do not affect a student’s grade, families sometimes ask what they can do to help their children prepare. Below are a few steps parents and families can take to help their children do their best on testing day. Before the Test Help your child […]

SFSD March Highlights

Welcome to the March 2016 issue of the SFSD eNewsletter. In this issue you’ll find: A Message from Superintendent Andy Bellando Hats Off to Our Classified Staff Cafeteria Changes See Positive Results Meet School Board Member Aaron Koch

Meet School Board Member Aaron Koch

Aaron Koch has been serving on the Silver Falls School Board since last July. He was inspired to join the board by his own three children, all who attend schools in the district. “I wanted to help shape and guide the educational path of the children in our community and to ensure we provide them […]

Cafeteria Changes See Positive Results

The Silver Falls School District went through a revamp of its food services program last year and the turnaround has been extremely positive. Changes include offering a new menu that provides students with more entrée options and fresher foods that are locally grown and prepared on site. The district no longer purchases prepackaged foods. According […]

Hats Off to Our Classified Staff

The Silver Falls School District has a dedicated team of people in many different areas who make sure our schools run smoothly and efficiently. In recognition of classified employees week, March 7 – 11, the school board recently adopted a resolution to honor our committed SFSD employees who work in a variety of support roles. […]

A Message from Superintendent Andy Bellando

I recently had the pleasure of visiting some of our schools and was reminded once again of the dedication and talent of our educators and support staff. I try to make these visits throughout the year, and am always awed by the commitment of the nearly 600 individuals working to provide our students with the […]