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City, Education Department Offering Free Lunches for Kids This Summer

The Oregon Summer Meals program has resumed in Hermiston. The free lunches are available to all children and youths, ages 1-18. Registration is not required...

Oregon Districts Attempt to Normalize Going to School Every Day

By Alex Baumhardt/Oregon Capital Chronicle Oregon students appear to be making some progress, but state and local education leaders are concerned about high absentee rates...

400-Plus Area Educators Attend Fall Professional Development Summit

The Oregon Trail Regional Educator Network (REN) offered a robust Professional Development Summit on Friday, Oct. 13 with about 425 educators in attendance from...

Assessments Show Little Student Improvement Over Last Four years

By Alex Baumhardt/Oregon Capital Chronicle Most Oregon students have not regained ground in key subjects following the COVID pandemic, but steep declines in English language...

Umatilla Among School Districts to Get $500,000 in Federal Funds

By Alex Baumhardt Thousands of kids across Oregon are guaranteed summer and after-school programs in the coming school year with millions in new federal funding. The...

City of Hermiston Offering Free Lunches to Kids Throughout Summer

The city of Hermiston and Oregon Department of Education are again partnering to provide the Free Lunch at the Park program this summer.  Free meals...

M.C. Schools Collaborate with EOU to Improve Reading in Early Learners

The Morrow County School District (MCSD) and Eastern Oregon University (EOU) have partnered to address reading deficits and enhance reading proficiency in kindergarten through...

Morrow County Graduation Rate Exceeds State Average by 15 Points

The Morrow County School District graduation rate for the 2021-22 year was 96.32 percent, 15 points higher than the state average. The numbers come from...

Pilot Rock Grad Rate Jumps 12 Points Higher Than Previous Year

The Pilot Rock School District’s graduation rate for the 2021-22 is 95.45 percent - 14 points higher than the statewide rate of 81.3 percent. The...

Umatilla High’s Graduation Rate Exceeds State Average by 9.4%

Umatilla High School not only raised its graduation rate from a year ago, but it also exceeded the state average by nearly 10 percentage...

Hermiston Graduation Rate Falls by 7.61 Percent from Previous Year

The graduation rate for Hermiston School District students fell by 7.61 percent during the 2021-22 school year, according to data released today by the...

State Recommends Big Changes to Graduation Requirements

By Alex Baumhardt The Oregon Department of Education recommends the state make big changes to high school graduation requirements, including ending a decades-old requirement to...

Hermiston Parks & Rec Offering Free Lunches to Kids This Summer

The Hermiston Parks and Recreation Department is partnering with the Oregon Department of Education in the Summer Food Service Program to provide free lunches...

ODA Launches Website to Help Oregon Food, Beverage Companies

The Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA) has launched a new business resource website that serves agricultural producers and small to mid-sized food and beverage...

Hermiston School District Graduation Rates Continue to Climb

The Hermiston School District (HSD) had a graduation rate of 87.97 percent for the 2020-21 school year – an improvement of 4.23 percent over...

Morrow County District’s Grad Rate 15% Higher Than State Average

The Oregon Department of Education released graduation rates for the 2020-21 graduating class today and it shows the Morrow County School District (MCSD) continuing...

HSD, in Response to State Revision, Not Requiring Masks Outdoors

In response to the state’s announcement today, Hermiston School District will follow state guidance and not require individuals to wear a mask when outdoors. The...

Morrow County Schools Get OK for $2.4 Million in HVAC Upgrades

The Morrow County School District has received approval from the Oregon Department of Education (ODE) to use $2.4 million of federal funding to upgrade and...

Report: Morrow County Students Had 92% Graduation Rate in 2020

The Morrow County School District (MCSD) had a 92 percent graduation rate for the class of 2020 - 9 percent higher than the state...

$7 Million in Grants Brings Broadband to Ukiah School District

Students in the small, rural Ukiah School District will be getting better broadband access in the near future. Two grants totaling $7 million will bring...

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