Articles tagged with: education

11 February 2015

Medford School District approves full day kindergarten

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- In a 5-to-1 vote, the Medford School District approved full day kindergarten beginning next school year.  The increase will mean the attendance of 5 and 6 year-old's will jump fro ...

08 January 2015

Oregon education ranks in the bottom 10 of the nation

Posted in Local

Ore. -- Oregon public education ranks in the bottom 10 of the nation according to a new Education Week report. The report says Oregon spends very little on education given the state's tax base. It ...

05 December 2014

Medford School District administrators receive three percent raise

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Administrators with the Medford School District got a raise of more than $110,000 and the district says it's a raise that has been in the works since last year.    Chief Financia ...

13 May 2014

Bad grades lead to beating

Posted in U.S. & World News

(WMC) Police say a young boy was beaten for his bad grades by his own mother. The six-year-old ended up at Le Bonheur Children's Hospital after Memphis, Tennessee police say his mother, Latasha Gree ...

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 ...

28 April 2014

Klamath Community College to offer pilot training program

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- An aviation science program will soon be taking off at Klamath Community College. KCC will be hosting an open house, and job expo on Tuesday for the kickoff. KCC will offer th ...

14 April 2014

Medford School District down to two superintendent candidates

Posted in Local

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 ...

08 April 2014

Campaign to help kids gets national recognition

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore --- A Southern Oregon program is getting national recognition through its efforts in supporting local kids affected by school budget cuts. The YES campaign- Youth Education Success was ...