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School Board Appoints Member to Vacant Seat

Superintendent Gustavo Balderas administers the oath of office to board member Jim Torrey

Jim Torrey selected to fill open position The Eugene School Board once again has a full complement of seven members. After soliciting applications for more than 6 weeks, considering 15 candidates, conducting interviews, and selecting three finalists for second interviews … Continue reading

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A Fistful of Flatware: Reusable Utensils for School Cafeterias

4J makes eco-friendly shift to reusable utensils while bringing school food service in-house  As Eugene School District 4J transitions to self-operated Nutrition Services management for student food service, a number of projects are underway, including the complete replacement of kitchen … Continue reading

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School Board Considers Finalists for Vacancy

On August 8 the board will conduct second interviews, then vote to select new member The Eugene School Board on August 8 will vote to appoint a new member to the board after conducting follow-up interviews with three candidates. The … Continue reading

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School Board Interviews Candidates for Appointment

15 candidates to speak with the board on August 5 The Eugene School Board is seeking to fill a vacant position following the June 30 resignation of board member Evangelina Sundgrenz, who moved out of state with her family. In … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk: Preliminary Design Direction for New Edison Elementary School

Community invited to second meeting in August Local voters approved a bond measure in November 2018 to fund capital improvements at every 4J school and replace three aging school buildings with high-quality facilities built for school safety, sustainability, modern seismic … Continue reading

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School Board Applications Due July 31

District residents are invited to apply to fill school board opening Learn more  Apply online The Eugene School District is soliciting applications for a new school board member. One of the elected members of the school board has moved away … Continue reading

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2019–20 School Supply Lists

Back-to-school sales will begin soon, long before classes do. Check your school’s supply list online before you start your back-to-school shopping. Some schools provide a list of required supplies for each grade, other schools buy the needed materials in bulk and … Continue reading

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School Board Members Sworn In

Two newcomers, two returning members elected to school board  Four school board members who were elected May 21 have been sworn in to serve 4-year terms on the Eugene School District 4J board of directors. Martina Shabram and Gordon Lafer, … Continue reading

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Better Buildings: Summer Projects Are Underway

Summer bond work ranges from planning to construction While school’s out for the summer, work is underway across Eugene School District 4J to repair and improve school buildings and get ready to build new ones. Local voters approved a bond … Continue reading

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Kids Eat Free This Summer

Summer program offers free breakfast and lunch at selected locations June 24–August 16 Summer is here and school is out—but some 4J cafeterias are still cooking. Eugene School District 4J will provide meals at four school sites this summer: Holt, … Continue reading

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