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...

Sisters students celebrate poetry

Originally Published The Nugget News May 10, 2016 Author Erin Borla Sisters Elementary School recently celebrated National Poetry Month with a “Poetry-Palooza.” Throughout the morning all students from grades kindergarten through fourth grade, including...
Sisters youths get a taste of the ballroom

Sisters youths get a taste of the ballroom

Originally Published The Nugget News May 3, 2016 Author Erin Borla Seventh-and eighth-grade students at Sisters Middle School took a special lesson during their PE class the past few weeks: they learned the Western swing. “We’ve been teaching this unit for...
Sisters School District Wins PACE Award

Sisters School District Wins PACE Award

On April 21, 2016, Property and Casualty Coverage for Education (PACE) awarded one of two Special Service Awards to Leland Bliss, former Director of Operations for the Sisters School District. This is a new award that has been created by PACE in 2015. In September of...

Eating Well at Sisters Schools

Every day, students at all three Sisters public schools have the opportunity for a nutritious breakfast and lunch served by smiling nutrition workers. For as low as $2.00 per student for breakfast and $2.75 to $3.25 per student for lunch, students receive...
Sisters School District Buys Green-Energy Bus

Sisters School District Buys Green-Energy Bus

Sisters School District recently purchased its first green-energy bus, fueled by propane gas. There is another bus on the way this month. Propane is the world’s most popular clean-burning alternative fuel, reducing harmful emissions with 20% less nitrogen oxide,...