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Time for Learning: 4J Schools to Shift to Standard Schedules

Calendar and schedule will be decided this spring, implemented next fall Eugene School District 4J will move to a consistent calendar and schedule for all schools in 2018–19. The schedule will be decided this spring. Kids need to be in school, engaged … Continue reading

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High School Field Named to Honor Alumna

Honoree Karen Meats with South Eugene High School softball team

Karen Meats’ name graces new softball field at South Eugene South Eugene High School’s new softball field has been named in honor of 1964 graduate Karen Meats. Ms. Meats was a standout female athlete, coach, and pioneer in the development … Continue reading

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Open Enrollment for Non-Resident Students: Apply Now

Transfer applications due Sunday, April 1 Apply now Eugene School District 4J welcomes families who live outside of the district boundary to apply to enroll in 4J schools. Open enrollment applications are due Sunday, April 1, at midnight. The Eugene … Continue reading

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Building 4J’s Future: Share Your Views!

 4J school board asks, “What’s your priority?” The 4J school board wants to hear from you about how and when to replace or renovate buildings and materials that no longer serve our students well. The board is considering a potential … Continue reading

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Kindergarten Orientation: Calling All 5-Year-Olds!

Starting kindergarten this fall? We want to meet you! Let’s get to know each other! If your child will turn 5 on or before September 1, please come to your school’s kindergarten orientation (events start February 15, see schedule) or contact … Continue reading

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Public Invited to Bond Community Forums

Input sought on potential bond measure Eugene School District 4J is holding a community conversation, and we want to hear from you! The 4J school board is talking with the community about how and when to replace or renovate buildings … Continue reading

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Healthy and Safe Schools

Eugene School District 4J provides safe, healthy school facilities where students learn, grow and play. The district has developed a plan in accordance with Oregon law to maintain safe and healthy school facilities for all students. This plan covers all school buildings … Continue reading

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District Dedicated to Educating Every Child

Superintendent Balderas speaks on students’ behavioral needs Read the superintendent’s article in the Register-Guard  “For these are all our children. We will all profit by, or pay for, whatever they become.” –James Baldwin  The Eugene Register-Guard recently published several articles … Continue reading

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School Choice Season Is Coming

Earlier deadline: Visit schools and apply Jan. 1–31  Learn More  |  Español The school choice period for the 2018–19 school year is coming soon: January 2018. In Eugene School District 4J, every 4J school offers students excellent educational opportunities. Students may … Continue reading

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Bridging the Digital Divide: Free Devices Help Students

4J partners with Sprint to provide smartphones and internet access to support student achievement This is the digital age—and some of our students are facing a digital divide. Eugene School District 4J is partnering with Sprint to help bridge this … Continue reading

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