SIXES – Wild Rivers Coast Alliance and Pacific High School are pleased to announce that Pacific High School Seniors Layne Converse and Natalie Vincent are the recipients of the 1st annual Jim Seeley Memorial Scholarship.
SOUTH COAST — “I’m putting on my happy face and am excited for students,” said Superintendent Tim Sweeney as the Coquille School District gets ready for its Class of 2020 graduation.
NORTH BEND — Students in Dana Mohn's fifth-grade class at North Bay Elementary are adjusting to distance learning for education this spring, as the novel coronavirus has shifted education out of the classroom.
COQUILLE — As students and teachers get used to distance learning, the Coquille School District is keeping track of how well students are focused working from home.
SOUTH COAST — In an effort to help customers affected by COVID-19, Central Lincoln People’s Utility District has created a new relief fund to assist its newly unemployed customers.
COOS COUNTY — Last month, the United Way of Southwestern Oregon launched a new emergency relief program to help the dozens of local nonprofits in Coos and Curry Counties in need of extra support during the COVID-19 pandemic.
NORTH BEND — North Bend High School has announced its term 2 Honor Roll for students in grades 9-12 who earned honors for a 3.50 grade point average and above.
MYRTLE POINT — In a school district where 20 percent of students don’t have internet access, or still have dial-up internet, the challenge to establish distance learning is difficult.
COOS BAY — Southwestern Oregon Community College’s Adult & Pre-College Education Department, a college and career preparation program, will be offering General Education Development (GED) exam preparation, college and career preparation, college placement test preparation, Adult Basic Ed…
SOUTH COAST — Despite coronavirus shutdowns, teachers across Coos County are pushing past obstacles and finding ways to keep their students learning.
Volunteers fill garden boxes with soil Saturday in North Bend. The boxes, which were part of the "Growing Together" program, was donated to foster families in Coos County.
A couple of South Coast Head Start staff members work on food boxes at its Child & Family Resource Center. The boxes will be distributed to families the program currently serves.
BANDON – Bandon Schools Superintendent Doug Ardiana couldn’t be more excited. He’s figured out a plan to bring teachers back to work and get students on track for graduation or promoted to the next grade level, despite the closure of schools until at least April 28 due to the coronavirus crisis.
COOS COUNTY — Earlier this month, Oregon Gov. Kate Brown ordered the state’s public schools to cancel its classes and close its doors to combat the spread of the novel coronavirus. The closure, which was extended, was ordered to remain in effect until April 28.
SOUTH COAST — Southwestern Oregon Community College is planning for a potential $1.4 million in budget cuts next year as it anticipates a lower enrollment while the pandemic persists.
SOUTH COAST — Educators have expressed frustration as they navigate the current school closures, unable to offer direct answers to parents yet on when school will reopen and what it might look like when it does.
SOUTH COAST — As people stay home to help slow the spread of the novel coronavirus, many might be wondering when life will return to normal and what “normal” will look like.
COOS BAY – All Southwestern Oregon Community College credit courses will be online for spring term. To better serve its students during the COVID-19 situation, Southwestern is providing the following fee relief for spring term:
In a first-of-its-kind announcement, Southwestern Oregon Community College is moving all services online as COVID-19 continues to threaten the population.