Articles tagged with: Medford School District

15 April 2014

Medford School Board announces new superintendent

Written by RaeAnn Christensen, 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

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 ...

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 ...

08 March 2014

Teachers vote on contract

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore.--  Two weeks after coming to a tentative agreement, Medford teachers officially approved their new contract Friday.     After going on strike for 16 days and numerous negotiations w ...

01 March 2014

Teacher 'thank you' rally

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.-- A week after being back in the classrooms Medford teachers rallied Saturday to thank their community for all the love and support during the 16 day strike. Dozens of teachers held up ...

24 February 2014

Students and teachers reunited in Medford classrooms

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Friday's tentative contract agreement brought some peace back to the Medford School District with an end to the 16-day strike and a school consolidation that had thousands of students feeling out of ...

22 February 2014

Teachers and students ready to get back to normal

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Words from the Medford School District and Medford Education Association Friday were music to their ears for many in the Medford community. A more then two week long strike is now f ...

21 February 2014

Teacher strike ends, tentative contract agreement reached

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Medford School District and the Medford Education Association have reached a tentative agreement on a 3-year teacher contract and the teacher strike is over. Union teachers are ...