Sisters Students Create Art for River Restoration Project

Sisters Students Create Art for River Restoration Project

You can’t miss the newly ornamented fence on the side of Sisters Elementary School, along Highway 20. It is decorated with colorfully painted swimming fish and scenes of the Three Sisters Mountains, including boulders, water shapes, fish eggs and steelhead...
Sisters Students Become Environmental and Community Stewards

Sisters Students Become Environmental and Community Stewards

Across the Sisters School District this year, students learned the concept of stewardship by participating in a variety of projects that helped them build connections with both the community and the environment. Many classes participated in hatching and releasing baby...
Learning the Art of Acting

Learning the Art of Acting

Third and fourth graders at Sisters Elementary School were treated to a two-week acting program through the Sisters Folk Festival’s Artist in Residence Program funded by the Oregon Community Foundation. Professional acting coach Lisa Elrod taught students how to...
Rotary provides books for kids

Rotary provides books for kids

Originally Published The Nugget News May 31, 2016 Author Kathryn Godsiff First-graders in Sisters Country got a jump start on their summer reading last Friday. The annual Books for Kids literacy event, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Sisters, took place in...
Sisters youths ‘Run Across America’

Sisters youths ‘Run Across America’

Originally Published The Nugget News May 31, 2016 Author Erin Borla Have you ever wanted to run across the whole country? Students at Sisters Elementary School(SES) got the opportunity to do just that this spring. For three weeks, students from preschool through...
Student competes at track meet for visually impaired

Student competes at track meet for visually impaired

Originally Published The Nugget News May 24, 2016 Author Rongi Yost Asher Davis, who has been visually impaired since birth, got the chance to compete at the Oregon State Track and Field Meet, sponsored by the Northwest Association for Blind Athletes (NWABA) and the...