Mark Hatfield's life is depicted in new film

Mark Hatfield's life is depicted in new film

Documentary on former governor, senator five years in the making After five years and more than...

Improv, mystery make 'Fatal Combination'

Improv, mystery make 'Fatal Combination'

The Newberg High School drama troupe’s latest production, Peter DePietro’s “Fatal...

School employees take the challenge

School employees take the challenge

About 40 accept assistant superintendent's Ice Bucket Challenge The Newberg School District...

Elementary report cards undergo a transformation

Elementary report cards undergo a transformation

The Newberg School District will roll out a new elementary school report card this fall, and...

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Peterson
September 17, 2014

Peterson to oversee NHS school-to-work program

by Seth Gordon
School news — Former career center coordinator to focus on building relationships with businesses and community organizations Having witnessed how a poor economy and the switch to small schools…
September 17, 2014

Did America have a Christian founding?

by Seth Gordon
Squaring off — Professors Mark David Hall and Kevin K. Green will debate the question the next two Thursday evenings at GFU The relationship between church and state in America has long been a…
September 17, 2014

GFU honors program to host pair of lectures

by Seth Gordon
George Fox University’s William Penn Honors Program is inviting the public to a pair of lectures next week featuring Michael Ward, an expert on the works of C.S. Lewis, and Mark Noll, a history…
September 17, 2014

Sept. 17 school briefs

by Seth Gordon
Kids Day Out set for Sept. 27 Faith in Action will host “Kids Day Out,” a respite care event for families caring for a child between the ages of 3 and 11 with a disability or chronic health…
September 10, 2014

High school moves forward with new leadership team

by Seth Gordon
Mark Risen hopes new structure adds continuity while preserving personal feel of small schools Mark Risen was given a difficult balancing act when he was named lead principal of Newberg High…
September 10, 2014

Middle school CTE camp opens next week

by Seth Gordon
New program — Registration for the first session of 'Eighth Period,' a six-week after school program for students, is open on the district website With an eye toward re-energizing the career and…
September 03, 2014

GFU launches new Masters of Social Work program

by (none)
Although the program doesn’t officially begin until fall 2015, George Fox University will begin accepting applications for its new Master of Social Work (MSW) course of study in October.…
August 27, 2014

St. Paul adding late start day

by Seth Gordon
Education — Classes at all levels will begin an hour late on Wednesdays to allow for professional development, as decided by the school board ST. PAUL — With five professional development days…
Cookson
August 27, 2014

Cookson fills out NHS admin team

by Seth Gordon
High school — The former Reynolds HIgh School instructional coach tabbed as assistant principal With Green School principal Karen Pugsley electing to take over as principal at Chehalem Valley…
August 27, 2014

St. Paul students will return to the classroom Sept. 2

by Lindsay Keefer
The St. Paul School District will open its doors Sept. 2, but the new school year comes with a few changes. For the first time, St. Paul will have a one-hour late start on Wednesdays to allow…

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Aug 27, 2014

Do you know an 'Amazing Kid?' Send us their name

by Pamplin Media Group
Nominations — Newspaper taking nominations for youth to be honored by Pamplin Media Group The Newberg Graphic is calling for community nominations of boys and girls ranging in age from that of…
Photo Credit: GARY ALLEN - A Newberg youth tries on a pair of shoes at the annual giveaway Saturday at the Newberg School District headquarters. The event, in its second year, is sponsored by The Roots church and meted nearly 200 pairs.
Aug 20, 2014

Second-ever shoe giveaway metes nearly 200 pairs

by Gary Allen
The Roots church sponsors annual event at Newberg School District headquarters For the second year The Roots church in Newberg gave away new pairs of shoes, nearly 200 this year, to appreciative…
Petrie
Aug 20, 2014

Petrie excited to begin role leading CVMS

by Seth Gordon
Middle school news — New assistant principal comes to Newberg after teaching middle school science for nine years in Beaverton Casey Petrie has spent her entire teaching career at the middle…
Aug 20, 2014

Public input helps shape district strategic plan

by Seth Gordon
Part 1 - District crafts plan and anticipates changes students, staff and parents will see in the coming school year Conveniently for an incoming public school superintendent, the arrival of Kym…
Aug 20, 2014

Using new system, district streamlines reaching parents

by Seth Gordon
District news — Phone, email, text, mobile app, social media and student information will be integrated into one communication system When Ewing Young Elementary School officials decided to let…
Aug 20, 2014

Oregon gets grant for AP test costs

by Gary Allen
Higher ed — Money will lessen the cost of advanced placement tests for low-income students On Aug. 12, the U.S. Department of Education (ED) announced that it was awarding a $198,258 grant to…
Aug 20, 2014

Aug. 20 school briefs

by (none)
Eagle Scout fundraising for special needs playground Eagle Scout Justin Copenhaver is raising funds for a playground for special needs students at Dundee Elementary School. Copenhaver intends to…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED - A future home - An artist rendering shows the eventual shape of Veritas' new campus near the intersection of North College Street and Bell Road.
Aug 13, 2014

Veritas reaching out to fund new campus

by Seth Gordon
The Christian school broadens its $3.6 million capital campaign to build its own campus While certainly determined to build a campus of its own, Veritas School isn’t in a hurry either. After…
Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - Scott Murphy will move from his position as assistant principal at Mountain View Middle School to become the new principal at Edwards Elementary School.
Aug 13, 2014

Murphy picked as interim principal at Edwards

by Seth Gordon
Middle schools — Mountain View assistant principal will lead the school after no satisfactory candidates were found by committee Despite the fact that Edwards Elementary School’s hiring…
Aug 13, 2014

Free jump start camp set for K-1 students

by Seth Gordon
Education — Aug. 19-22 event at elementary schools will prep students for school in the fall The Newberg School District is offering a “Jump Start Camp” for kindergarten and first-grade students…



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