Exceptional programs enrich students’ experiences

Originally Published The Nugget News June 7, 2016 Author Jim Cornelius Despite tight budgets, Sisters students have some extraordinary opportunities in Sisters schools – thanks to community partnerships and dedicated volunteers. The Sisters School Board heard...
Garden fair supports education

Garden fair supports education

Originally Published The Nugget News June 7, 2016 Author Erin Borla For the last 13 years Shannon Pollard has worked with Sisters Elementary School students in theschool’s Garden Club. Once a week for most of theschool year, students in kindergarten through...
Sisters High School Moves to Semester Schedule

Sisters High School Moves to Semester Schedule

Originally published: The Nugget News; June 7, 2016 Sisters schools will move to a semester schedule in the 2016-17 school year. Superintendent Curt Scholl announced the change from trimesters to semesters in a letter to parents and community members on Friday....
Helping Special Needs Students Transition to Adulthood

Helping Special Needs Students Transition to Adulthood

Do you know a 17-21 year old with special needs who could use help preparing for life after high school? The High Desert Educational Service District’s Transition Network offers many resources to assist in preparing Central Oregon students with intellectual and...

RTI Grant Helps Improve Instruction

Sisters Middle School was one of four middle schools in the state to receive a Response to Instruction and Intervention grant two years ago aimed at improving instruction for all students and providing special assistance to those falling behind. “RTI has helped...