Springfield Board Discusses Bond Measure

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The Springfield Public School board will meet to discuss a $60 million proposed bond for the school district on Monday. The bond would replace Hamlin Middle School, which is more than 50 years old, and would bring wi-fi and new computers to schools. The board will discuss approval for the bond’s appearance … Continue reading »

School District Details Bond Proposal

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The Springfield School District held a public forum Wednesday night to detail its plans for a more than $60 million bond proposal. Shon and Shawna Davis were one of a handful of residents who had a front row seat. “We heard about it last week, so to be able to hear it … Continue reading »

Science Summer Camp Teaches Robotics

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Schools out for summer, but some students were back in the classroom Tuesday. It’s the final week of the STEM and Lego Robotics Summer Camp at Hamlin Middle School. Springfield Public Schools has offered three, four-day sessions to middle schoolers over the summer. Students learn about science, technology, engineering and math in … Continue reading »

Students Visit UO Chemistry Department

EUGENE, Ore. — Local kids got a taste of higher education Thursday, when they met with the University of Oregon’s Chemistry Department. Students from Hamlin Middle School learned all about the chemistry of color, thanks to faculty members and grad students who volunteered their time. Visits like this are part of the university’s science education … Continue reading »

Carnival and School Supply Drive Today

EUGENE, Ore. — Hamlin Middle School is getting its students in the back to school spirit by hosting a carnival and school supply giveaway. On Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Hamlin students can stop by their school for free supplies, hair cuts and food. There will also be a bouncy house, dunk tank … Continue reading »

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