Kindergarten Counts, an information night, will be hosted at each elementary school Wednesday Jan. 22, 2020 from 6-7 p.m. Parents and guardians will have the opportunity to meet the principal, kindergarten teachers and other parents at the event.
Register and attend Kindergarten Counts at your student's resident elementary school. Visit losdschools.org to verify.
Registration for kindergarteners, and all students who are new to Lake Oswego School District, will open online on Wednesday Jan. 22 at losdschools.org.
LOSD welcomes kindergarteners who will be five years old by Sept. 1 for the 2020-2021 school year.
Share your middle school stories
Help Lakeridge Middle School Theatre Arts with a salute to the lives impacted by 4700 Jean Road. They are looking for real stories and memories from people who were or are students, staff, parents of students of the school. All stories, serious and funny, are welcome — so long as they are middle school appropriate. If your story is selected, the creative writing class will dramatize it for the Theatre arts department to produce as a spring play in 2020. Not all submissions will be selected, but the hope is that this can be part of a fitting celebration of this building's impact on our community from 1962 to 2020.
15th Annual Preschool Forum
Are you looking for a preschool your future LOSD student? The 15th Annual Preschool Forum is just the place to learn more. Meet representatives from dozens of local schools to learn about different teaching philosophies and get a feel for the wide range of opportunities available in Lake Oswego and across the region. This event is co-sponsored by the Lake Oswego Mothers Club and Lake Oswego Parks & Recreation. The Preschool Forum is Thursday, Jan. 16 from
6-8 p.m. at Christ Church, 1060 Chandler Rd, Lake Oswego.
Nominate someone for a SASEE Award
The time to nominate someone for a SASEE award is coming to a close.
Service Above Self: Educational Excellence (SASEE) is an award ceremony organized by Lake Oswego Rotary that honors people in the education community who model a lifestyle of "service above self." Awards are presented in four categories: educator, support staff, student, citizen/volunteer. You can nominate someone at rotarysasee.org. Nominations close tomorrow, Jan. 10, 2020.
22nd Annual Fair Housing Poster Contest: "Together We Make a Neighborhood"
The Fair Housing Council of Oregon presents its 22nd Annual Fair Housing Poster Contest with the theme, "Together We Make a Neighborhood." The goal is to engage youth the discussion about housing discrimination in Oregon.
Oregon students first grade through eighth grade are encouraged to design and submit a poster design that exhibits the importance of acceptance and diversity in our neighborhoods. This is an opportunity to engage the youngest members of our community in open discussion about civil rights in housing.
The top contest entries receive cash awards and the chance to showcase their artwork throughout Oregon. Posters must be horizontally-oriented on an 11"x17" sheet of white paper or poster board to qualify. All entries must be received no later than 5:00pm on Friday, March 13th. To apply, have contestants submit their entries to:
Fair Housing Council of Oregon
1221 SW Yamhill St. #305
Portland, OR 97205
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