Monday Feb 24
Tips for parenting teens; new Oregon vaccination law: Parenting news
A new Oregon law taking effect March 1 will require parents who want their children exempted from common childhood vaccinations to be educated about the benefits and risks of those vaccinations.
The Courier Mailer
Oregon and SW Washington school closures, delays & early dismissals
Warm Springs, Oregon -- Feb. 4, 2014 -- Driving conditions were challenging Tuesday evening along highway 26 near Warm Springs.
David Douglas District graduates more students than state average, Parkrose's graduation rate dips
Southeast Portland's David Douglas School District graduated 71.5 percent of its students from the class of 2013, outperforming the state average by nearly three percentage points, according to data the Oregon Department of Education released Thursday.
Parkrose School District, hoping to produce tech-savvy graduates, begins giving iPads to all students
When Zyna Fernee, a fourth-grade student in the Parkrose School District, learned in September that she and her classmates would all be getting iPad minis, she bubbled over with excitement.