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News and updates about Eugene School Board meetings and actions.

  • Board Meeting Summary: Dec. 16, 2020
    December 16, 2020 School Board Work Session & Regular Meeting On Wednesday, Dec. 16, the school board held a work session and regular meeting. The meeting was held virtually in an effort to reduce the spread of coronavirus COVID-19. The meeting was open to the public via live video on Zoom, audio stream, and radio broadcast on KRVM ...
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  • 4J Bans Hate Symbols
    Confederate flag, noose and swastika symbols prohibited on school grounds and during 4J events A new district policy prohibits the display and use of hate symbols, including the Confederate flag, noose and swastika, on school grounds and during 4J-sponsored programs and events. The Eugene School Board approved the policy at its meeting on Dec. 2, to align ...
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  • Board Meeting Summary: Dec. 2, 2020
    December 2, 2020 School Board Work Session & Regular Meeting On Wednesday, Dec. 2, the school board held a work session and regular meeting. The meeting was held virtually in an effort to reduce the spread of coronavirus COVID-19. The meeting was open to the public via live video on Zoom, audio stream, and radio broadcast on KRVM ...
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  • Board Meeting Summary: Nov. 18, 2020
    November 18, 2020 School Board Work Session & Regular Meeting On Wednesday, Nov. 18, the school board held a work session and regular meeting. The meeting was held virtually in an effort to reduce the spread of coronavirus COVID-19. The meeting was open to the public via live video on Zoom, audio stream, and radio broadcast on KRVM 1280-AM. ...
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  • School Board Invites Live Public Comments
    Residents can offer testimony to the school board via Zoom starting in December 4J residents are invited to provide live public comment to the school board via Zoom beginning next month. The Eugene School Board has held its meetings online since March in adherence to coronavirus restrictions for public health. It began video live-streaming its regular meetings ...
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  • Board Extends Interim Superintendent Appointment
    Cydney Vandercar to serve as district leader through 2021–22 school year Interim Superintendent Cydney Vandercar will continue to lead Eugene School District 4J through the 2021–22 school year. Ms. Vandercar grew up in Lane County and has been an educator and education leader in Eugene School District 4J for nearly 30 years. She has worked in all ...
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  • Board Appoints 3 to Budget Committee
    Joshua Burstein, Gary Campbell and Anne Fifield selected for budget panel The school board has appointed three 4J residents, Joshua Burstein, Gary Campbell and Anne Fifield, to serve on the district’s budget committee. Mr. Campbell and Ms. Fifield will be new members of the budget committee. Mr. Burstein was first appointed to the committee in 2014 and ...
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  • Board Meeting Summary: Nov. 4, 2020
    November 4, 2020 School Board Regular Meeting On Wednesday, Nov. 4, the school board held a regular meeting. The meeting was held virtually in an effort to reduce the spread of coronavirus COVID-19. The meeting was open to the public via live video on Zoom, audio stream at www.4j.lane.edu/stream, and radio broadcast on KRVM 1280-AM. Public comment was ...
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  • 4J Expands Religious Accommodations Policy
    Policy change seeks to aid students in avoiding conflicts between religious observances and important school events Eugene School District 4J has broadened its policy accommodating students’ religious observances, to assist students in our religiously diverse community in avoiding conflicts between important academic and school-related events and major holy days. The school board unanimously approved the expanded policy ...
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  • Board Meeting Summary: Oct. 21, 2020
    October 21, 2020 School Board Work Session and Regular Meeting On Wednesday, Oct. 21, the school board held a work session and regular meeting. The meeting was held virtually in an effort to reduce the spread of coronavirus COVID-19. The meeting was open to the public via live video on Zoom, audio stream at www.4j.lane.edu/stream, and radio broadcast ...
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