Articles tagged with: Medford School District

17 October 2014

Medford School District says students are not at risk for Ebola

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- The Medford School District says they have no exchange students with ties to West Africa, but they're still taking all precautions with Ebola.Superintendent Brian Shumate said at a ...

14 August 2014

No parent teacher conferences

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Medford, Ore. --- No parent teacher conference nights will happen within the Medford School District over the next school year.Medford School Board Chairman Jeff Thomas says the extra allotted days ...

09 June 2014

Medford teachers expected to sign new contract by Friday

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, ORe. -- Months after reaching a tentative agreement Medford teachers are expected to sign their new contract by the end of the week. Medford Superintendent Dr. Phil long says it's taken a ...

12 May 2014

Medford School Board votes on Vibes expansion

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Medford School District board members voted 4 to 1 in favor of adding two new grades at Vibes Charter School. They will be adding 50 kindergartners and 50 fourth graders.  The ...

10 May 2014

Attempt to recall Medford School Board members fails

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- The effort to recall four Medford School Board members has failed. Back in February Medford resident,  Blake Weller,  started a petition against the members saying they weren't do ...

15 April 2014

Medford School Board announces new superintendent

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Medford School Board has announced its new superintendent as Dr. Brian Shumate of Louisville, Ky. Dr. Shumate is assistant Auperintendent of Jefferson County Public Schools in L ...

14 April 2014

Medford School District down to two superintendent candidates

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Medford, Ore. -- The search for a new Medford School District superintendent is coming to a close. Monday, the Medford School District board met behind closed doors at the Bigham Knoll campus in Ja ...

08 April 2014

Jackson Elementary receives $75,000 grant

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A Medford elementary school received a grant geared toward improving early childhood education. The Oregon Community Foundation awarded Jackson Elementary School a $75-thousand gra ...

08 April 2014

Medford S.D. interviewing final superintendent candidates

Posted in Local

Medford. Ore. -- The search for Medford's new superintendent is in it's final stretch Tuesday. The Medford school Board is looking to replace Dr. Phil Long. They interviewed four candidates Tuesd ...

01 April 2014

Medford S.D. closer to hiring new superintendent

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Medford School Board is closer to selecting a new superintendent. Tuesday morning the board met in a closed door meeting to talk about their final interview questions and hiring ...