Rodriguez earns Olsen Public Service Internship

Rodriguez earns Olsen Public Service Internship

Higher education — The 2011 Newberg High School graduate is serving in Ecuador with the...

School district honors its best

School district honors its best

Ferguson, Alpert, Auld, Kriz and Thomas receive Crystal Apple awards Few in attendance were...

School district shuffles around administrators

School district shuffles around administrators

NHS hires new assistant principal, Karen Pugsley moves from NHS to CVMS, Luthra...

Memorial honors drowned student

Memorial honors drowned student

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July 23, 2014

Schools in Brief - June 23

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Two make dean’s list at Eastern Oregon Stephanie Butler and Janell Simmons, both of Newberg, were named to the dean’s list at Eastern Oregon for spring term. Qualifying students achieve and…
July 23, 2014

Newberg schools invest in STEM training

by Seth Gordon
Curriculum news — District teachers and administrators will participate in yearlong program to craft a strategic plan for STEM teaching Given a second chance at grant funding by the Oregon…
July 02, 2014

Survey IDs school district's strengths, weaknesses

by Seth Gordon
Report — Group gives Newberg schools a ?baseline for how parents, staff perceive district Nearly 900 parents and staff participated in surveys about Newberg public schools in April, sharing…
July 02, 2014

NHS receives schedule waiver for 2014-2015

by Seth Gordon
Local education — ODE approves the ?district's request to delay the installation of a new high school schedule for one year In completing its Division 22 report this spring, the Newberg School…
June 25, 2014

June 25 school briefs

by Seth Gordon
Principal candidates forum July 8 A forum featuring the finalists for the open principal position at Edwards Elementary School will be held at 5:30 p.m. July 8 at the school. The names of the…
by: FILE PHOTO - The thinking man's actor - Recent Newberg High School graduate Garrett Gibbs (left) performs during a presentation of ‘The Servant of Two Masters' last year. Gibbs became Newberg's first-ever international honor thespian in May.
June 18, 2014

Gibbs NHS' 1st Int'l honor thespian

by Seth Gordon
Theatre — The actor and director, along with two fellow graduates, finishes high school with prestigious award Newberg High School drama teacher Hendrea Ferguson estimates that about seven…
by: SETH GORDON - Grappling with life - Brandon Hellervik, who committed to           fitness and jiu-jitsu to help overcome substance abuse problems, stands with Catalyst principal (and sometimes jiu-jitsu training partner) Bill Rogers at graduation ceremonies June 5.
June 18, 2014

Jiu-jitsu helps Hellervik change his course in life

by Seth Gordon
Former NHS student overcomes substance abuse to earn diploma through Catalyst Program As an alternative high school, the Catalyst program’s model is to empower students who have struggled in the…
by: FILE PHOTO - Overachiever - Cassidy Helikson stands during graduation ceremonies June 6 at Newberg High School. Helikson, who will attend California Lutheran on a full-tuition music scholarship, graduated in just three years.
June 18, 2014

Helikson graduates well ahead of schedule

by Seth Gordon
Education — Cassidy Helikson's passion for music drives her to graduate from NHS in just three years Every year, Theresa Conrad gets an inquiry from a student or two at Newberg High School who…
by: SETH GORDON - Big year - Catalyst graduate Taylor Campbell accepts an award at graduation  ceremonies June 5. Campbell gave birth to her son in December, but continued working on her studies at home during maternity leave to pull off the rare feat of graduating in the same school year in which she delivered.
June 11, 2014

Students find success through Catalyst

by Seth Gordon
The alternative high school honors 11 graduates with intimate ceremony As an alternative high school principal, Bill Rogers has witnessed students travel all kinds of paths before finding their…
Staples
June 11, 2014

Trio of friends begin and end together

by Seth Gordon
Classmates since elementary school, Michael Buck, Ben Headrick and Matt Staples lead NHS class of 2014 in National Merit Scholarship competition As classmates at Edwards Elementary School,…

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Jun 11, 2014

Schools in Brief - June 11

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Four at Veritas qualify for National Merit Scholar program Four members of th Class of 2015 at Veritas School have qualified for the National Merit Scholarship program. April Eakin, Kyle Hansen…
by: GARY ALLEN - Top o' the class - Newberg High School's valedictorians and salutatorians (S) are: Back row: Savannah Stanton, Trevor Danielson, Monica Kelly. Third row: Marjorie Halstead (S), Jonathan Bos (S), Marthadina Russell. Second row: Nicole Fawver, Cassidy Helikson (S), Katie Reohr. Front row: Maranda Hamilton, Kahlia Knox (S), Melissa Swanson.
Jun 04, 2014

NHS class of 2014 talented

by Seth Gordon
Valedictorians, salutatorians have carved out their own unique paths to graduation As diverse as the Newberg High School Class of 2014’s eight valedictorians and four salutatorians are, if…
Jun 04, 2014

June 4 school briefs

by Seth Gordon
30-year class reunion set The Newberg High School Class of 1984 will hold its class reunion July 25-27 in conjunction with the Old Fashioned Festival. For details, visit the Newberg High School…
by: GARY ALLEN - SPHS - Master of Ceremonies Austin Burleson presides over St. Paul High School's commencement ceremony Saturday before a crowd that packed the school's gymnasium.
May 28, 2014

Class of 2014 says goodbye to SPHS

by Janice Brentano
21 seniors receive their diplomas during commencement ceremony Saturday The 2014 St. Paul High School graduating class elicited a chuckle from the crowd during Saturday’s graduation ceremony…
May 28, 2014

High school will see staff reductions

by Seth Gordon
Education — School will lose 3.5 employees as district shifts resources in order to reduce class sizes In response to the Newberg School District’s decision to reduce class sizes at the…
Doak
May 28, 2014

George Fox honors top undergrad profs

by Gary Allen
GFU — Assistant professor of biblical studies Brian Doak and math professor Nick Willis honored Tabbing a biblical studies professor who specializes in the Old Testament and Semitic languages…
May 28, 2014

St. Paul Elementary will host carnival

by Gary Allen
ST. PAUL — The St. Paul Parent Teacher Club (PTC) will hold its annual carnival from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at St. Paul Elementary School, 20449 N.E. Main St. This all-ages carnival will feature…
May 28, 2014

May 28 school briefs

by Gary Allen
Safe Kids Fair set for June 14 Juliette’s House and Newberg Noon Kiwanis will team up once again to present, rain or shine, the “Newberg Safe Kids Fair” from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 14 at the…




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