Education



Tsuruta visit

Guests from Tsuruta High School, Hood River Valley High School’s sister city school in Japan, were in town this week.

November 4, 2017 midnight read more..
  

Saundra Buchanan earns School Finance certification

The Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO) announced that Saundra Lee Buchanan, SFO, Chief School Financial Officer of Hood River County School District, has earned the Certified Administrator of School Finance and Operations (SFO).

November 1, 2017 midnight read more..


White Salmon School District receives grant

At-risk and struggling first through eighth graders in the White Salmon Valley School District will continue to have a safe place to go after school, to receive valuable help with academics and other life skills.

October 28, 2017 midnight read more..


CGCC board formally opposes Trump plan to rescind Dreamers’ program

Columbia Gorge Community College board members last week formally opposed efforts by the White House to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, joining a national effort by the American Association of Community Colleges to encourage federal legislation allowing DACA recipients to pursue higher education in the United States, according to a college press release.

October 18, 2017 midnight read more..
   

CGWAN gives to Girl Up

Eva Jones, president of the Hood River Valley High School Girl Up, addresses Columbia Gorge Women’s Action Network members at a recent meeting to talk about the program.

October 14, 2017 midnight read more..
 

HRMS water turned off, boiler chemicals enter pipes

The water system at Hood River Middle School has been turned off since Thursday morning after water described as smelly, yellowish, and cloudy emerged from drinking fountains and faucets. It was the result of an installation error that allowed a chemical solution used in the school’s new boiler to enter the potable water system, according to Principal Brent Emmons.

October 14, 2017 midnight read more..
  

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