Perseverance at CRE

Crooked River Elementary has Perseverance

If you walk into Crooked River Elementary, you’ll be greeted by the word “Perseverance.” The idea of perseverance is one of the components of AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) that the school is focusing on this year. Each classroom was given a letter to decorate, pictured here. Additionally, each class came up with their agreed-upon […]

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woodshop class

Woodcraft business comes to Crook County Middle School

On Wednesday, October 11th, a local businesswoman, Jodi Kerr of Meandering Maker, spoke to Crook County Middle School woodshop students about her woodcraft business and how she uses basic woodworking skills to make products for her craft parties. She showed students how to make these pumpkins for the fall season and donated a Kreg Jig to the woodshop […]

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School Bus Evacuation Drill

School Bus Evacuation Drills

  On Monday morning all Barnes Butte Elementary School students participated in school bus evacuation drills. The drills include a review of the rules for riding the bus, a demonstration of how to evacuate safely, and an opportunity for students to practice evacuating from one of the emergency exits.  

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Spirit Week

Paulina Elementary celebrates Spirit Week

Students and staff at Paulina Elementary School are celebrating Spirit Week by wearing camo on this day. They are supporting Crook County High School in honor of Spirit Week.

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Elementary Teachers

Elementary teachers engage in Math Learning Labs

Elementary teachers are engaged in their second year of Math Learning Labs with Melinda Knapp from OSU-Cascades. The goal of the Math Learning Labs is to enable students to tackle difficult math problems with and without their peers. One of the concepts is to encourage students to talk to their peers about mathematics in meaningful ways. […]

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Forestry Class

Crook County Future Natural Resource Leaders attend Live in the Woods Show

“Lots of fun and learning was had by Crook County Future Natural Resource Leaders (FNRL) this past Thursday at the Live in the Woods show. Students had the opportunity to get up close and personal with the newest and coolest equipment, practices and professionals of the timber industry! I think the two favorite demos were […]

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Learning about the tools of Science

Thanks to Thermo Fisher Scientific, Mrs. Walker’s science class received 187 STEM kits for 8th-grade students at Crook County Middle School. Each kit is comprised of 5 pairs of non-latex gloves, 1 pair of lab goggles, 1 lab apron, and 1 lab notebook in a drawstring backpack. These 8th-grade students spent their lab time learning about the […]

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kids eating breakfast

Wake Up with School Breakfast…It’s Free!

All Crook County students will be offered breakfast before school at no charge. Breakfast includes a grain, protein, fruit, and milk. * How does your child participate? Students enter their student ID number in the cafeteria line and take at least three different items, including a fruit, for a complete meal. * What time will […]

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Superintendent September Letter to Parents

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Interim Assistant Principal at CCMS

We are pleased to announce that former CCSD administrator, Rocky Miner, will serve as Interim Assistant Principal at Crook County Middle School during the 2018-19 school year.  He brings over 30 years of education experience and 13 years as principal at CCMS and CCHS.  Current CCMS Principal Kurt Sloper commented. “We are excited about the […]

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