School Resumes Wednesday, September 7: Use Extra Caution

The Southeast neighborhood feeds into five neighborhood schools and is home to two charter schools and a choice school. Camas Ridge Community School (neighborhood) Charlemagne French Immersion Elementary School (choice) Edgewood Community Elementary School  (neighborhood) Ridgeline Montessori Public Charter School (charter) Roosevelt Middle School (neighborhood) Spencer Butte Middle School (neighborhood) South Eugene High School (neighborhood) Village School (charter) The start of school on Wednesday,…

Camas Ridge Community School Explores Amazon Park Playground Renovations

When Donna Van Durzen, a second grade teacher at Camas Ridge Community Elementary, heard about the playground renovations scheduled to take place this summer at Amazon Park, she saw a perfect, project based learning opportunity. She developed an exercise where her second graders could learn about park design, submit designs and have their designs evaluated. Kids took a walking…

Talk About Schools South Eugene

Join me for an hour Tuesday night in the South Eugene High School library to describe the education Oregon students would receive, if it were up to you. The Oregon Rising Project wants to know not just what schools could be, but what you think they should be. Everyone is Invited The invitation to engage…

15,935 lbs. Collected in Electronics Recycling Drive

The results for the NextStep Electronics Recycling drive are in. This was a collaboration between Partner for Sustainable Schools, NextStep Recycling, and 13 participating schools to help keep electronics out of our landfill. Numbers below are in pounds. Adams 1040 Bertha-Holt 1788 Camas Ridge 2233 Corridor 2495 Edgewood 1569 Edison 782 Guylee 527 Ridgeline 900…