April 27 school notes


April 27 academic honors

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School Spirit

Central High seniors design logos that will last on water bottles

Martina Herrera didn’t have a lot of time to work on a logo for Central High School’s water bottles.

DSD looks OK after $1M loss

Dallas schools keep gains in spite of shortages to 2015-16 budget

The Dallas School District will manage its unexpected budget decrease without having to lay off employees.

Central school budget up about 2 percent for 2016-17

The Central School District’s budget for 2016-17 is up from last year by 2 percent overall.



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Oregon or bust

Central students help fourth-graders build covered wagons

The woodshop buzzed Thursday as Central High School students worked to complete build-it-yourself covered wagons on time for the young pioneers at Independence Elementary School.


April 13 school notes


April 13 Academic Honors

School district faces million dollar loss

DALLAS — Budgeting just got trickier for Dallas School District.

FCSD officials: Schools need more room

Board members see gym bond addressing academic and athletic needs

FALLS CITY — In the last three years, Falls City School District’s enrollment has increased by 36 students, according to the latest enrollment numbers. That doesn’t seem like a big jump, but for a district with fewer than 200 students, it’s notable.


School Notes, April 6

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Princess-ipal for a day

IES second-grader is principal after raising the most money for jogathon

Isabell Garcia-Becerra walked the halls of Independence Elementary School on Friday afternoon. She passed a line of students waiting to return to their classroom.

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DSD sees uptick in attendance

Attendance rates in Dallas School District are up compared to the same time last year in all schools except for one.

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MES digs out structure

Students, Scouts, parents and teachers showed up to Monmouth Elementary School on Friday morning, dodging the rain to dig out one of three play structures.