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High School Schedule Decision-Making Timeline

To support student learning in our high schools and increase operational efficiency, 4J has implemented a common schedule for all high schools.


Feb. 15, 2012 School board approves a recommendation to implement a common schedule at all 4J high schools by 2013–14
January–March 2012 Common schedule work group formed, with teachers and administrators from all 4J high schools. Work group meets to study different schedule options and develop a recommendation
March 5–9, 2012 Public input opportunities:• Two community forums
• One staff forum
• Online survey
March 14, 2012 Common schedule work group recommends 3×5 schedule (3 trimesters, 5 class periods per day)
March 21, 2012 School board meeting canceled due to hazardous weather
April 4, 2012 Schedule recommendation presented to school board
April 11, 2012 School board votes to approve 3×5 trimester schedule
September 2012 Churchill on 3×5 trimester schedule
April 2012–Sept. 2013 North Eugene, Sheldon, South Eugene and International High School prepare to implement 3×5 schedule
September 2013 All four of 4J’s comprehensive high schools are on a common schedule, including International High School program on three campuses