middle school

Central Point teacher raising money for e-readers

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – A Central Point middle school teacher is asking for the community’s help, so her students can have access to books this year. Tracey Coffman, or Ms. Coffman, teaches students that are learning English as their second language.  Reading, …

Schools should start later for teens, experts say

DARIEN, Illinois – Experts say school days that begin early for teenagers can be linked to car accidents, depression and poor academic performance. USA TODAY reports sleep researchers found as teenagers enter puberty, their sleep tends to start later in the evening …

Medford considering 2 new middle schools

Medford, Ore. — The city of Medford predicts a 2.5% increase in elementary aged students in the coming years, and the school district is looking for ways to accommodate that growth. One idea is adding two middle schools to the district. There …

Cascade Christian School superintendent steps down

Medford, Ore. — After stepping down as the Medford School District superintendent, Dr. Phil Long is leaving Cascade Christian School. In a letter from the head of the schools, Devon Rickabaugh notified parents of Long’s departure. Doctor long stepped down as superintendent …