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  • Apply Now to Serve on the School Board
    Información en español Deadline is 5 p.m. on Monday, September 11, to apply for appointment to school board  Apply online Residents living in our district now have the opportunity to serve on the school board. 4J is soliciting applicants to fill a vacant seat on the seven-member board. An elected director has resigned from the board, and the school ...
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  • Board Meeting Summary & Video: August 16, 2023
    Información en español  August 16, 2023 School Board Regular Meeting On Wednesday, August 16, the school board held a work session and regular meeting. The sessions were open to the public via in-person meeting, live video on Zoom, live audio stream, and radio broadcast on KRVM 1280-AM and 98.7-FM. https://vimeo.com/855479714 Note: You’re able to watch the specific meeting agenda items ...
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  • Board Meeting Summary & Video: August 2, 2023
    Información en español  August 2, 2023 School Board Regular Meeting On Wednesday, August 2, the school board held a regular meeting. The sessions were open to the public via in-person meeting, live video on Zoom, live audio stream, and radio broadcast on KRVM 1280-AM and 98.7-FM. https://vimeo.com/851429341?share=copy Note: You’re able to watch the specific meeting agenda items summarized below by ...
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  • 4J Students Eat Free in 2023–24!4J Students Eat Free in 2023–24!
    Información en español No-cost breakfasts and lunches for all 4J students • Help reduce the cost of this important program Families will have one less thing to worry about this fall: School meals will continue to be free for all students in 4J schools for the 2023–24 school year, regardless of family income. Eating healthy foods positively influences ...
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  • 2023–24 School Supply Lists2023–24 School Supply Lists
    Información en español Elementary Schools: Standard supplies, such as pencils, crayons, glue and scissors, will again be provided at no cost to all elementary students. Some schools may suggest to families that their students bring a personal backpack and water bottle. The schools also provide each elementary student an iPad to use for the year. Middle Schools: ...
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  • New! Kindergarten Smart Start
    Información en español Staggered start of school year helps set up kinders for success this year and beyond We’re excited to welcome your child to the start of school through a new program called Kindergarten Smart Start. We have re-designed the first eight days of school for our youngest students to help set them up for success ...
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  • Kids Eat Free This Summer
    Información en español Free breakfast and lunch available for all youth at four school sites in July and August Kids’ need for healthy food to grow, learn and thrive doesn’t end when school lets out for the summer. Our district’s summer food service program works to help fill that nutritional gap. 4J is providing free breakfasts and lunches ...
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  • District Adopts New 6–12 Grade Comprehensive Health Curriculum
    Información en español New learning materials promote health & grow health literacy Eugene School District 4J has adopted a new health education curriculum for 4J middle and high school students for the 2023–24 school year. Superintendent Andy Dey recently approved the selection of The Great Body Shop curriculum for middle school, and the Live Well curriculum for high ...
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  • Superintendent’s Year-End Message: A Time to Celebrate & Reflect
    Información en español With the arrival of summer break, Dr. Andy Dey thanks parents for their support and looks back at accomplishments of 2022–23 school year Dear 4J families, School’s officially out, and our entire 4J staff and I wish you a fun, safe and energizing summer. This school year has been long yet productive, and everyone can ...
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  • Board Meeting Summary & Video: June 21, 2023
    Información en español June 21, 2023 School Board Regular Meeting On Wednesday, June 21, the school board held a regular meeting, its last meeting of the 2022–23 school year. The session was open to the public via in-person meeting, live video on Zoom, live audio stream, and radio broadcast on KRVM 1280-AM and 98.7-FM. Regular Meeting Introductory Comments Superintendent Andy Dey ...
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  • Meet Your New Principal & District LeadershipMeet Your New Principal & District Leadership
    Información en español New leaders named for 2023–24 school year Several 4J schools and departments have new leadership for the coming school year. ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS Charlemagne French Immersion Principal: Sarah “Poppy” Campbell Chávez Principal: Kevin Gordon Edgewood Principal: Nadira Rizkallah Howard Principal: Charlie Jett Yujin Gakuen Japanese Immersion Principal: Kimberly Ingram Gilham Assistant Principal: Tom Piowaty MIDDLE SCHOOLS Kennedy Principal: Laura Clark Madison Principal: Justin Corey Monroe Assistant ...
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  • Board Meeting Summary & Video: July 5, 2023
    Información en español July 5, 2023 School Board Regular Meeting On Wednesday, July 5, the school board held a regular meeting, its first meeting of the 2023–24 school year. The session was open to the public via in-person meeting, live video on Zoom, live audio stream, and radio broadcast on KRVM 1280-AM and 98.7-FM. https://vimeo.com/842945952?share=copy Note: You’re able to watch ...
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  • 4J Summer Programs, Office Hours4J Summer Programs, Office Hours
    Información en español District providing continuing education, enrichment, and healthy meals this summer Summer is coming, and with it some no-cost opportunities for students. Summer School Summer programs for academic learning and enrichment help students boost their well-being, expand their learning and remain engaged with peers. 4J is providing several summer learning programs for selected students. High school & ...
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  • Board Meeting Summary & Video: June 7, 2023
    Información en español June 7, 2023 School Board Regular Meeting On Wednesday, June 7, the school board held a regular meeting. The sessions were open to the public via in-person meeting, live video on Zoom, live audio stream, and radio broadcast on KRVM 1280-AM and 98.7-FM. Regular Meeting Introductory Comments Superintendent Andy Dey said it was a season of celebration for ...
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  • 2021–22 State Special Education Report
    Información en español Every year, the State of Oregon produces a special education report for each school district in the state. The annual reports for the 2021–22 school year are now available online. Eugene School District 4J maintains a strong commitment to increasing achievement for all students, closing opportunity and achievement gaps, and increasing graduation rates. We ...
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