The Siuslaw School District is hosting a professional development opportunity for anyone that is working with school age youth. For more information on the Masonic Model Student Assistance Program please go to http://bit.ly/MMSAP_training
The Food Backpack For Kids 2nd Annual Matching Funds Donation Campaign is underway! For more information please visit http://bit.ly/FoodBackpackForKids
The district will be hosting a grief support open house at Siuslaw Middle School on Wednesday night September 4th from 5 to 7pm. Full details can be found at http://bit.ly/SupportOpenHouse2
The district will be hosting a grief support open house at Siuslaw Middle School on Wednesday night August 28th from 5 to 7pm. Full details can be found at http://bit.ly/SupportOpenHouse
The Siuslaw News wrote a great article regarding the changes in expectations of spectator conduct at high school events. https://thesiuslawnews.com/article/sportsmanship-from-fans-a-must
High School Band students: We are holding a Viking Band Camp this week the 19-23rd from 9:00am - Noon. During the camp we will focus on learning the music that will be played during the football games this fall. We hope to get the year started off strong and we are excited again to support our high school athletics and provide entertainment for the games. Take care, Chris Rowbotham Director of Bands
Season tickets for Viking Football are available for purchase at the High School Office. The price for reserved seats will be $30.00 per seat. Previous year ticket holders have until Monday, August 26th to purchase reserved seat tickets. After August 26th All remaining tickets will be open to the public to purchase on a first come basis. Fall Family Passes are also available to purchase at the High School for $50.00. Siuslaw High School accepts Cash and Check only. Office hours are Monday - Friday 8:00 to 4:00 pm.
Siuslaw High School Picture Day Dates: Tuesday, August 13 - Wednesday, August 14 Picture Day ID: FO569116Y0
The Oregon Family Support Network is hosting a 'Journey to Advocacy' workshop on September 17 & 18; for more details, please see the workshop flyer https://5il.co/8pfl
Remember...free breakfast and lunch for any person under the age of 18 as part of the Summer Meals Program. Meals are served at 4 locations around town, Monday thru Friday, until 8/16. All the details can be found here https://5il.co/8ect
Due to closure of the 4th and 5th grade building, Twilight will be closed today. Please make arrangements for your student for after school. Thank you!
The Siuslaw Education Association is sponsoring an Oak Street Morning Greeting and a series of Grade-Ins on May 8th as part of their Red For Ed activities. All school activities will occur as planned. For more info, please link to https://5il.co/7lnc
This Saturday the EDUCATION CELEBRATION! will be held at the Middle School.The Celebration features carnival games, project demonstrations, entertainment, BJ's Ice Cream, food, fun, face painting and much more. This is an all ages event. Inexpensive tickets for food and games will be sold at the door. It's all happening on Saturday May 4th from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM at Siuslaw Middle School, 2525 Oak Street.
Over the next few weeks students will be surveyed in homeroom about how they get to school to assist the City of Florence with an ODOT Safe Routes to School grant. The ODOT parent survey is at http://bit.ly/SurveyLinks or on the Parent Survey Page of the website. Thank you.
The 2019-20 school year calendar is awaiting board approval of one professional development date, February 7th, 2020 (moving Monday PD to Friday of that week). The updated calendar is posted here https://5il.co/6xi7 pending final action in May.
The pesticide application notice for April 20,2019 can be found at http://bit.ly/Pesticide_Notice or under 'Facilities & Maintenance' on the district website. Notice details are on the left side of the page under 'Contents'.
The Siuslaw School District Board of Directors is seeking people interested in filling the vacancy for Board Position #5. This term expires June 30, 2019. The application & details can be found at http://bit.ly/2TCLxic or under 'school board' on the district website.
The Siuslaw High School Class of 2019 is asking for pictures for their graduation slideshow. If you have and pictures, from baby to present, please send to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The traveling replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall is located in the field behind Siuslaw MS. The Wall That Heals is open to the public, 24 hours a day until April 7th at 3pm. This will be the only visit in Oregon; please feel free to visit this piece of history.
The 2019-20 School Year Calendar was approved by the School Board on March 13, 2019. Copies are available either thru the Parent or Student Resources links of the main menu on the district website or directly with this link https://5il.co/6xi7
The Siuslaw School District Board of Directors is seeking people interested in filling the vacancy for Board Position #3. This term expires June 30, 2019. The application & details can be found at http://bit.ly/2TCLxic or under 'school board' on the district website.
The Facility Advisory Committee is seeking general community input on all educational facilities and opportunities in the Florence area. The survey link is available here http://bit.ly/Fac_Com_Survey
3/8 - No Delays, Buses on Regular Routes - Some chance of slick spots on roadways, please take care on your morning travels.
For educators and school or community volunteers, the Masons are sponsoring the Masonic Model Student Assistance Program training April 12th & 13th at Siuslaw Middle School. For registration details and more, link here https://5il.co/6tv1
Informational Posting - The Joint Committee on Ways and Means is holding a public hearing this Saturday (March 9th) in Coos Bay at the Marshfield High School Auditorium from 1-3pm.
The 2019-2020 School Year Calendar draft and survey is up through March 7th on the district website. It is the first item under the menu tab, or use the link http://bit.ly/Calendar_info directly. Thank you.
The first draft of the 2019-20 School Year calendar is up on the district website. It is the first page link under the menu and includes an optional survey, with commentary. Next action by the School Board will be March 13th.
Congratulations to Audrey Lowder, 2019 Future First Citizen. https://www.thesiuslawnews.com/article/11th-annual-florence-area-chamber-of-commerce-siuslaw-awards?fbclid=IwAR3jnqUsOTIxBmmfE9pBAgz9cTSWf2Gou1vjFRjsEh4Jlg5pkV-K2Xz2ilA
Special 'thank you' to City of Florence Public Works, Lane County Public Works, CLPUD & ODOT for helping to make travel to school as safe as possible today. Plenty of people in fluorescent yellow & orange out early braving the rain and wind!
For Parents & Guardians that did not have time to complete the ODE survey on Chronic Absenteeism during conferences, the survey link will be open on the district website main page under the menu as 'Conference Attendance Survey Link' thru the end of the month. Thanks!
Siuslaw XC Boys and Girls teams will be making a trip to the state meet next weekend. Both teams finished 2nd behind Marist.
The Siuslaw Education Foundation is looking for a Development Specialist to coordinate fundraising activities and grant writing. Details about the request for proposal can be found at http://bit.ly/SEF_development
The CTE construction class at Siuslaw High School is selling Adirondack chairs. Contact Clint Tatum at 541-902-7436 or email@example.com to order yours.
Thank you to The Siuslaw News for the article on Siuslaw High School’s AVID program. https://thesiuslawnews.com/article/keeping-the-doors-to-academics-open
Reminder - There are no Early Release Fridays this school year. The school day ends at regular time on Fridays; the Elementary school at 2:50pm, Middle & High Schools at 3:10pm. Thank you!
A little foggy out, but a great day to start the 2018-19 school year! Grades 1-12 officially start today.
All students can receive both free breakfast & lunch during the month of September. Please see the NEWS feed or the building Facebook page for full details.
Twitter is one more way to keep up with announcements across the district. Please make sure to follow @SesVikings for the elementary school, @SiuslawMS for the middle school, @SiuslawHSViking for the high school & @Siuslaw97J for district wide messages! Thank you!