This is the new Blog Post area of the Island City School website. Our staff will strive to keep this site up-to-date with information and interesting educational ideas at our school.

School Carnival 2017

posted Apr 7, 2017, 1:40 PM by Debra Waite

We invite one and all to the Island City School Carnival.  The Carnival will be held Friday, April 28th beginning at 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm.  Come enjoy food and fun!

March Newsletter

posted Mar 21, 2017, 10:45 AM by Debra Waite

For the latest newsletter, please click on the link "Parents".  Or you may download the latest newsletter by clicking on the file below.

Kindergarten Survey

posted Mar 7, 2017, 1:18 PM by Debra Waite

We are conducting a survey to identify children who will be entering the La Grande School District next year, (2017-2018) as Kindergarten Students.  Please download the attached document, fill it out and return it to the School. as soon as possible. Thanks!!

Lost & Found

posted Mar 3, 2017, 7:58 AM by Debra Waite

Our Lost and Found is overflowing.  Please come find your student's clothing, gloves, shoes, and many other assorted items.  The Lost and Found is located in the main hallway!!


posted Feb 10, 2017, 1:01 PM by Debra Waite

The La Grande School District Board of Directors and Northwest Leadership Associates would appreciate your input in creating a position description and leadership profile to guide the selection of the next Superintendent of La Grande School District. Please complete this anonymous survey and share your thoughts. The survey will close at the end of business on Friday, February 17, 2017

The survey can be accessed by clicking the link below:  

​Thank you, in advance, for your assistance.​

Attendance - 94.28% March 2017

posted Oct 13, 2016, 10:01 AM by Debra Waite   [ updated Apr 6, 2017, 9:54 AM ]

Island City School did not meet the attendance goal for the month of March.   Congratulations to Kylee Goodwin's class though for reaching 96.89%!!! The overall attendance for the school year is:  94.92%

Thanks for your Support!

posted Mar 11, 2016, 1:24 PM by Debra Waite   [ updated Apr 1, 2016, 8:45 AM ]

We exceeded our goal of $1000!  Thanks for your generous donations.  We are so excited to be purchasing new books for our library.  These are our TOP WINNERS for 2016!!
"The Journey of a Lifetime begins with the Turning of a Page."  (Rachel Anders)

Bikes for Books

posted Feb 3, 2016, 9:05 AM by Debra Waite   [ updated Jun 7, 2016, 2:38 PM ]

The 2016 Winners "Bikes for Books"!!     Congratulations!

Thank You!

posted Jan 29, 2016, 12:29 PM by Debra Waite   [ updated Jan 29, 2016, 12:49 PM ]

Island City School was pleased to receive a $5000.00 grant from Wild Horse Foundation. Island City students, parents and staff appreciate Wild Horse Foundation’s commitment to education. With the funds, the school was able to purchase Chromebooks for student use in the classrooms.  Island City PTO also provided $4000.00 for the Chromebook purchase. Because of the generosity of Wild Horse Foundation, Island City PTO, together with Island
City School funds and La Grande District Technology funds, Island City School was able to purchase 70 Chromebooks. The Chromebooks are used directly in classrooms to support writing, research, math, reading and state test requirements.Our students and teachers are excited for the opportunity to use the chromebooks.

March Key Communicator Newsletter

posted Jan 8, 2016, 11:11 AM by Debra Waite   [ updated Feb 28, 2017, 1:21 PM ]

Please click on the pdf file below to get the latest news from the January 2017 Key Communicator!

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