Churchill Models Common Schedule

EUGENE, Ore. — There seems to be a growing division at 4J. Students, teachers and staff are concerned about the new high school common schedule. While the district is planning to move all of the schools onto the same schedule this fall, one school has already made the transition. When the bell rings at Churchill … Continue reading »

Churchill Raves about Common Schedule

EUGENE, Ore. — Many Eugene parents are up in arms about all high schools moving to a common schedule, but Churchill High School already adopted the schedule and administrators are raving about it. The school is on a trimester system. During that trimester, a student has the same five, 70-minute classes every day. This replaced … Continue reading »

Willamette Culinary Students to Compete

EUGENE, Ore. — The two-time state champion, Willamette High School Culinary Team, is competing for its third title this weekend in Portland, and members will do it without any fancy kitchen tools. Picture The Food Network, Iron Chef or Chopped, but instead of a fancy kitchen, state-of-the-art utensils and a sous chef, the students get … Continue reading »

Oregon Hockey: Flying Under The Radar

EUGENE, Ore. — “Oregon hockey has a little bit of something for everyone,” said defenseman and team coordinator Matt Hanlon. “It’s got the speed, the hitting, and it also has some finesse–some romance to it.” The Oregon Hockey Team is probably the most entertaining Ducks team you haven’t seen yet. “It’s nonstop. We [change shifts] … Continue reading »

4J Unveils ‘Parent Portal’

EUGENE, Ore. — The 4J School Board got an introduction to a new system that will allow parents to access their child’s progress in school from home. Presenters described it as a kind of an online parent portal. It allows them to access their children’s academics, attendance and assignments. They can also update their information … Continue reading »

New Philomath High School Campus

PHILOMATH, Ore. — Philomath High School students will notice a dramatic change to their surroundings when they head back to class this fall. For the past year, students at the school have been split across two campuses, but now this year, they’ll get to learn at their brand new high school campus. It’s almost unrecognizable.¬†For … Continue reading »

New OSU Dorms to Attract All Students

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Oregon State University changed up its new residence hall plans to accommodate a wider variety of students. OSU officials say originally it was designed for upperclassmen, but they’ve made some changes to make it more accommodating to freshman as well. Administrators modified the original plan by increasing the amount of students per … Continue reading »

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