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No Outdoor Athletics This Afternoon (Wed., August 22)

Air Quality Update

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 — Wildfire smoke is impacting air quality in our area, and rose this afternoon to levels considered unhealthy for sensitive groups.  All outdoor activities in 4J this afternoon have been canceled or moved inside for students’ … Continue reading

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No Outdoor Athletics Today (Tues., August 21)

Air Quality Update

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 — Wildfire smoke has led to unhealthy air quality. All outdoor activities in 4J have been canceled or moved inside today for students’ health. The district will continue to monitor air quality and weather conditions and make … Continue reading

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Air Quality and School Activities

Wildfire smoke is affecting air quality in the Eugene area. We take our students’ health and safety very seriously, and closely monitor conditions to guide decisions around school-sponsored outdoor student activities. Eugene School District 4J staff regularly monitor the Heat … Continue reading

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School Board Approves Referring Bond Measure to Voters in November

Bond funds would improve safety, career education, technology, curriculum, overcrowding, and replace 3 aging schools, if approved by voters The Eugene School Board has unanimously approved referring a $319.3 million bond measure to voters on the November 2018 election ballot. … Continue reading

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School Bus Route Changes

Students arriving at Bertha Holt Elementary in Eugene School District 4J in 2018. (Photo by Chris Pietsch)

Buses have new stops and times this fall Does your student ride the bus to school? Please check your bus route for any changes before school begins. School bus routes, stops and schedules are adjusted every year. This fall, many … Continue reading

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School Offices Open This Week

Need to contact your school? Now is the time! School offices reopen or resume regular hours this week. High Schools: Wednesday, August 15—Regular hours resume Middle Schools: Wednesday, August 15—Offices open with regular hours Elementary Schools: August 16 and 17—Open … Continue reading

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Board Close to Decisions on School Bond Measure

Image of two girls reading together in Eugene School District 4J elementary school in 2018. (Photo by Chris Pietsch)

After 18-month community-engaged process, board will make decisions this month on bond measure for November ballot   Eugene School District 4J’s school board is considering referring a bond measure to voters on the November 2018 ballot to replace and improve aging … Continue reading

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District Receives Award for Transparent Financial Reporting

Eugene School District 4J has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting  by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR) for the year ended … Continue reading

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Tentative Agreement Reached on Classified Contract

4-year contract agreement must be ratified by union members and approved by school board  Members of the bargaining teams of Eugene School District 4J and the Oregon School Employees Association have reached a tentative agreement on the issues under negotiation … Continue reading

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Summer Meal Program Begins

Free breakfast and lunch for kids July 5–August 17 Summer is here and school is out—but some 4J cafeterias are still cooking. Eugene School District 4J serves about 10,000 meals to students each day when school is in session. Kids’ … Continue reading

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