As the state legislature weighs school funding, here is what the figures mean to North Clackamas.
Are you ready for Full-Day Kindergarten? We are ready for all the families looking forward to the great learning experience found in our kindergarten classrooms. Find out how to register early and make sure we know your child so we can fully serve them.
North Clackamas graduation rates are the highest in our school district’s history.
Award-winning North Clackamas schools lead students toward graduation, empowering and inspiring them to strengthen the quality of life in our local and global communities. Our graduates are prepared for the demands of college, career, and life.
Coverage from the Oregonian reveals the rankings for schools across Oregon.
It could be a teacher, a student, a counselor or custodian, a principal or a parent or volunteer. Who has helped you on your path in 2014? Take two minutes and then see your gratitude on a North Clackamas Schools Facebook, web or Twitter page.
"I was flooded with emotion on that drive up I-5--great joy to be getting my second chance, disbelief that the day had actually come, fear about what was about to happen, sadness for the donor and their family." A school social worker devoted to helping kids is grateful for the gifts given to him.
An emphasis on students understanding the language of school has helped more students achieve at a higher level. Understanding phrases such as "compare and contrast" and subject matter language such as "photosynthesis" keeps students engaged and deepens their understanding.
An area business magazine talks about why families prefer North Clackamas Schools. North Clackamas offers a wide range of programs. Elementary music, PE, & counseling remain a priority in every school. Middle schools focus on rigorous core academics, balanced with elective choices. High school students have an array of choices, from the state's largest career-technical program to numerous AP, IB & college credit classes. High schools offer a full slate of performing arts programs, with eight of the nine band, orchestra & choir programs qualifying for last year's state competition.
Today's tough economy has many families struggling to provide what students need. Help is available at Wichita Center, a hub for social services. Whether you need help, or wish to donate or volunteer, give us a call at 503-353-5663. The center is located at 6031 SE King Road in Milwaukie.
An independent national study compares school districts across Oregon and across the nation for efficient cost management and effectiveness in student achievement. North Clackamas earned top ratings!