Enrollment in certain grades closed at CSD elementary schools

Enrollment at several grade levels at Ash Creek Elementary, Independence Elementary and Monmouth Elementary will be closed for the remainder of the 2018-19 school year, according to a news release from Jennifer Kubista, Central School District superintendent.

January 16, 2019 10:06 p.m. read more..

Returning to competition, CHS cheer soars

Central High School cheerleaders took first place at a game day competition in Portland in September. Now they’re working their way to the United Spirit Nationals competition, which is in Anaheim, Calif. in February.

December 21, 2018 11:43 a.m. read more..

Panther Pantry fills needs

The CHS POWER Peers Panther Pantry can help fill several different needs a student may have, from toiletries to clothing to a bite to eat.

November 20, 2018 5:57 p.m. read more..

State releases report card data

The state released school report card data on Oct. 24, and for most measures, Polk County high schools are performing similarly or better than average across the state.

November 7, 2018 5:14 p.m. read more..

Sirens sound change for ‘widows’

The Susan B. Anthony Society for the Sisters of Gertrude Stein is meeting for their annual quiche breakfast at Western Oregon University — for the next couple of weeks.

October 31, 2018 noon read more..