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AVID learners

AVID learners

Yoncalla implements new program to help students succeed Yoncalla School District has implemented an innovative program this school year aimed at engaging students and better preparing them for life after graduation. Using Measure 98 funding allocated for career and college readiness programs, the district has introduced AVID, or

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‘Growing our own’

'Growing our own'

‘Growing our own’ Manufacturing Month a chance to highlight opportunities Preparing our youth for a purposeful and successful future has always been the goal of educators and parents. Our local economy requires that employers can find employees well prepared to carry out job responsibilities and vibrant communities are

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Guiding youth

Guiding youth

Guiding youth AmeriCorps members join DCPSS to help set students on paths to bright futures For the two new AmeriCorps members hosted by Douglas County Partners for Student Success this school year, the motivation to help young students prepare for their futures has been shaped by personal experience.

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Revving up a new program

Revving up a new program

Revving up a new program Roseburg High revives automotive program Roseburg High School senior Rose Berry has seen first-hand how the school’s Career and Technical Education programs have helped students plan for life after graduation. Some students, she said, take classes and come to realize that even though

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