School District Seeks Community Input

School District Seeks Community Input

 

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Brothers students share ‘I Am From’ poems at board meeting

Brothers Students Share ‘I Am From’ Poems at Board Meeting

“I am from a small ranch in the middle of nowhere.” “I am from a little hunting town.” “I am from a dusty dirt road in Brothers.” After being inspired by a poetry contest on OPB, the Brothers Elementary students each wrote an individual poem which reflects their lives out on ranches in Brothers and […]

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Facebook Grants $200,000 for CTE

Facebook Grants $200,000 for CTE

CCHS hosted a Career and Technical Education Expansion Celebration this morning and announced a $200,000 grant from Facebook to expand our Career and Technical Education programs at CCHS and Pioneer! The grant will fund equipment such as butcher-block tables and a pizza oven for the culinary and hospitality pathway; a welding machine and metal-cutting chop […]

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Transportation crew keeps us moving

Transportation Crew Keeps us Moving

We have a great transportation crew! Here are some fun facts: They transport 937 students each school day. They drive 405,586 miles each academic year, transporting students to and from school, and an additional 11,965 miles in the summer. They put in 30,873 miles for academic trips and 54,903 miles for non-academic trips annually. Our […]

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Lessons in percussion

Lessons in Percussion

If you’ve heard some drumming coming from the Barnes Butte area, you’re not imagining things. Kindergartners through fifth graders have been getting lessons in West African hand drumming. Barnes Butte Elementary Music Teacher Phil White heard about a percussionist in Bend and invited Dale Largent to be an artist in residence at BBE. Mr. Largent […]

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Make kindness normal

Make Kindness Normal

Make kindness normal. Be a good listener. Compliment people. These are some of the lessons CharacterStrong speaker Esteban Gast taught middle and high school students this week. He shared his story of being born in Puerto Rico and moving to Chicago in second grade – not knowing how to speak English. One classmate’s kindness made […]

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Kiwanis Summer School Completes Sixth Year

Kiwanis Summer School Completes Sixth Year

The 43 students studied reading and math and also gained skills that helped them to listen, learn and accomplish their academic tasks Aimed at preventing the “summer slide,” Kiwanis Summer School achieved that goal for a sixth straight year. “After viewing the results from our Kiwanis Summer School classrooms, it is apparent that the vast […]

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A ‘super’ teacher

A ‘super’ teacher

Crook County School District Superintendent teaches a Human Development class at CCHS “What’s your favorite thing that begins with the letter W?” The teen reads aloud the question from her Chat Pack card. “Honestly, it’s water. I have a serious obsession with water,” she told her classmates. “That’s a healthy thing,” her teacher responded. “Your […]

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Fifth graders release Monarchs

Fifth Graders Release Monarchs

Barnes Butte Elementary fifth graders have been raising Monarch butterflies. On Friday morning, the students tagged the butterflies and then released them in front of Barnes Butte Elementary, setting them free to migrate to California.

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CCSD Schools On-Line Option

                                           (Version en Español) Welcome to Crook County Schools On-Line Option – Your gateway to a world of exceptional learning at your pace and on your schedule. Below you will find more information about the […]

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