Medford School District to continue sports in event of a strike

, Posted: Fri, January 31 2014 at 2:06 PM, Updated: Fri, February 7 2014 at 4:49 PM

Medford School District to continue sports in event of a strike

Medford, Ore. – The Medford School District announced Friday afternoon that it will allow its high school sports programs to operate in the event of a threatened teacher strike on February 6.

The district had originally planned to cancel all extracurricular activities, including athletics, if teachers chose to strike. However, due to the overwhelming response from parents and community members, the District reversed its decision to cancel all activities.

Middle school sports program will not hold events and all high school sports activities are as scheduled, thoughsome locations may be changed.

Extracurricular activities such as music and theater will be postponed or canceled if the strike occurs.

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