School Tardiness Policy Reviewed

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — The Grants Pass School District is reviewing its policy on tardiness after a picture of a 6-year-old boy sparked outrage online. Nicole Garloff says her son Hunter was upset when she dropped him off at school so she checked in with him at lunch time. She found him sitting behind a … Continue reading »

Parents Say Son Was Shamed for Tardiness

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — The Grants Pass School District Office received dozens of calls Wednesday from parents concerned about the bullying of one particular student. The mother and father of a 6-year-old boy said their son is being shamed and punished in front of his peers for something that is completely out of his control. … Continue reading »

School Rewards for Perfect Attendance

EUGENE, Ore. — Some Willagillespie students haven’t missed a day of school this year, and Monday they were rewarded for their perfect attendance. The kids walked over to Noodle & Company for a free lunch with their school principal, who says the group has grown tremendously since the program’s inception. What began as just three … Continue reading »