Sisters School District Ranks Top 10 in State

Sisters School District Ranks Top 10 in State

The Sisters School District was ranked as one of the best school districts in the state by the website Only In Your State. The site compares schools by test scores provided by the Oregon Department of Education. The district came in ninth overall. “The ranking...
Programs Help Build Life Skills

Programs Help Build Life Skills

Sisters High School’s transition program helps prepare students with special needs to lead independent and productive lives after they graduate. The class is held off campus at the Belfry in downtown Sisters. Transition teacher Josh Nordell leads the group in...
Online Learning Offers Students Options

Online Learning Offers Students Options

Sisters High School sophomore Peyton Myhre has a packed and challenging school schedule that includes both AP and honors classes. To help fit all these classes into his life, Myhre is taking advantage of an online learning program at Sisters High School. “It...
Young entrepreneurs pursue passions

Young entrepreneurs pursue passions

Originally Published The Nugget News March 8, 2016 The Pursue Your Passion entrepreneurship class at Sisters High School convened on Wednesday, March 2, to complete their final presentations of their ideas for a business. The mission of the class is for students to...
Service dog benefits Sisters fifth grade student

Service dog benefits Sisters fifth grade student

Originally Published The Nugget News Match 8, 2016 Author Jodi Schneider McNamee Buddy is a tiny 18-month-old Yorkshire terrier. He may weigh only three pounds, but has a natural ability for being an emotional support dog for SistersMiddle School fifth-grader Ryan...