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Carried away with coding

Carried away with coding Douglas County students participate in Hour of Code event Many Douglas County students explored the world of computer coding in December as part of the worldwide Hour of Code initiative. Interactive coding tutorials with kid-friendly themes like Star Wars, Minecraft, Dance Party and Dr.

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Setting sail: CCL coordinator works to inspire students

Setting sail: CCL coordinator works to inspire students

Setting sail CCL coordinator works to inspire students There’s a 22-foot damaged Catalina sailboat sitting out back at Phoenix School of Roseburg, parked on a rusty trailer near the school’s trades and gardening worksites. A travel trailer or RV may soon join the lot. Someone else’s junk, it

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The right fit: SHS grad finds employment through CTE program

The right fit: SHS grad finds employment through CTE program

The right fit SHS grad finds employment through CTE program * This is Part 2 of a two-part series looking at how Douglas County schools and industry leaders are working together to guide students toward successful careers in manufacturing. Find Part 1 at www.dcpss.org. If Sutherlin High School

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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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