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Gustavo Balderas Named Oregon Superintendent of the Year

4J Superintendent Gustavo Balderas: "I believe in every student. I believe in every family."

4J leader is state’s 2020 Superintendent of the Year Dr. Gustavo Balderas has been named the 2020 Oregon Superintendent of the Year by the Oregon Association of School Executives (OASE) and the Confederation of Oregon School Administrators (COSA). Dr. Balderas … Continue reading

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Parent Checklist: 12 Things to Do Before Back-to-School

Get ready for back-to-school with school schedules, bus routes, meals, and more  The start of school is just around the corner—we can hardly wait! • Tues., Sept. 3: Grade 9: High school orientation & transition day (part-day) • Wed., Sept. … Continue reading

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Kids Eat Free Breakfast at All Elementary Schools

Elementary students enjoy a nutritious start to the day at no cost Eating a healthy meal before school helps kids start their day ready to learn and engage with other students. Recognizing the importance of starting the school day with … Continue reading

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School Board Interviews Candidates for Appointment

15 candidates to speak with the board on August 5 The Eugene School Board is seeking to fill a vacant position following the June 30 resignation of board member Evangelina Sundgrenz, who moved out of state with her family. In … Continue reading

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2019–20 School Supply Lists

Back-to-school sales will begin soon, long before classes do. Check your school’s supply list online before you start your back-to-school shopping. Some schools provide a list of required supplies for each grade, other schools buy the needed materials in bulk and … Continue reading

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Summer Hours at Schools, Health Centers 2019

School’s out for summer! But you can still get in touch with a school or the district before classes begin in September. Most central offices are open year-round. High school offices are open on a limited schedule during the summer. Elementary and … Continue reading

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Thank You, Voters: Local Option Levy Renewed!

Voters approve continuing local school funding Voters in Eugene School District 4J have overwhelmingly passed Measure 20-301, renewing the local option levy that helps fund the day-to-day operations of our schools. This support makes a tremendous difference for every 4J … Continue reading

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2017–18 State Special Education Report

The annual special education reports for school districts across Oregon are available online. Eugene School District 4J provides a continuum of services to meet the needs of students with Individualized Education Plans (IEPs). The district works to ensure that all students have … Continue reading

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Education Champions Named in 2019 ACE Awards

4J educators honored in awards program 4J staff and volunteers were honored for excellence in education at the 2019 ACE (A Champion in Education) Awards ceremony on Thursday, May 2. All 117 nominees were recognized and four outstanding educators were named … Continue reading

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New Live Audio Streaming of Board Meetings Launched

Radios no longer required: Listen to live stream online starting April 17 No radio? No problem. For decades, 4J board meetings and work sessions have been broadcast live on KRVM 1280-AM. Now, Eugene School District 4J has launched a new … Continue reading

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