LO Schools Foundation seeks feedback
The Foundation is focusing on building its endowment fund to help ensure a lasting legacy of educational excellence for the students and community of Lake Oswego. It is seeking the advice and input of parents and community residents to help hone the direction of the endowment before launching the endowment campaign.
The Lake Oswego Schools Foundation invites you to a participative focus group session regarding the Foundation's endowment. They ask you to relax, listen and provide honest feedback to our presentation. They do not want your money at these meetings — the "no ask" rule will be in effect at the focus group meeting. The sole objective is to listen to your feedback about elements of the endowment plan.
Meetings will be tightly organized to begin and end on time. Consultant Tom Wilson of Major Gift Fundraising, a North American nonprofit consulting firm, will facilitate the sessions.
City of LO seeking youth members for advisory boards
The City of Lake Oswego has a program called "Youth Members on Advisory Boards." The City Council will be appointing one youth member to each advisory board, including the Historic Resources Advisory Board, Library Advisory Board, Sustainability Advisory Board, Transportation Advisory Board and Parks, Recreation & Natural Resources Advisory Board.
Positions are available to current sophomores and juniors who reside within the city limits of Lake Oswego. Terms of service are from July 2019 to June 30, 2020.
Interested students should submit an application and a letter of recommendation from a faculty member from their school.
Applications can be submitted from April 1 through May 31 on the city website, under Boards and Commissions.
Interviews will be held Saturday, June 8, with appointments made on July 2.
School bus registration open for the 2019-20 school year
Registration is now open for bus transportation for the 2019-20 school year.
The district asks parents to complete the registration form with as much detail as possible, which will help create a routing schedule for the 2019-20 school year. Call the Transportation Department at 503-387-5078 with questions.
Please note that this request does not guarantee transportation. Restrictions apply to students who are open enrolled
or who live within the walk zone.
Bus Registration Deadline is August 1, 2019. The application can be accessed online at www.tinyurl.com/yyvbrnwk/.