This week, the La Grande School District celebrates the work of school secretaries and administrative professionals. Say an extra “Thank You” to your school’s secretary and all the administrators who work in the front office keeping everything running smoothly.
12 months ago, Deb Comfort
Chalkboard with thank you written in different languages
April 24 – 30 is National Student Leadership Week This year’s theme is “Ready, Set, Lead!” Celebrating student leaders is a powerful expression of gratitude and recognition for their unwavering dedication, passion, and drive in making a difference within your school, community, and the world. This week we acknowledge the work of our Student Council members and National Honor Society students for their leadership. Check out more information at: https://www.studentleadershipweek.org/
12 months ago, Deb Comfort
students lined up to start a race-National Student leadership week
National Library Week is April 23-29, 2023!
12 months ago, Deb Comfort
National Library Week is April 23-29, 2023. With picture using shapes to spell out: There's more to the story
Celebrate Earth Day on April 22nd. The theme is Invest In Our Planet, which focuses on how we take action on climate and work to build sustainable economies to preserve and protect our health, our families and our livelihoods. For more: https://www.earthday.org/earth-day-2023/
12 months ago, Deb Comfort
Picture of the earth surrounded by vegetation. Earth Day April 22
Type 1 Diabetes Children and Family Support Group! When: Monday, April 24th from 5:30pm-6:30pm, May 8th, and 22nd. Bi weekly support group. Further dates will be released in the future. Where: Eastern Oregon University, Badgley Hall Room #148 on the first floor.
12 months ago, Deb Comfort
Type 1 Diabetes Children and Family Support Group !
EOU Students are working to create an after school program and can use your help! Please complete their survey at: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSePPvKcbArOHQ6NgBYDQG6EZN7pnKnxa_Jnx-ZTSQCjaty9EQ/viewform?vc=0&c=0&w=1&flr=0
12 months ago, Deb Comfort
students playing outside with an EOU student athlete
TODAY!! April 18, 2023, from 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM, join Michael Sedler for Problem Solving and Meaningful Contributions. This event is open to all staff, parents, guardians, community partners, and organizations to support children ages 5-18 (Grades K-12). Join with Google Meet: meet.google.com/too-poua-buo
12 months ago, Deb Comfort
Problem Solving and Meaningful Contributions by presenter Michael Sedler Tuesday April 18, 2023.
LHS Choir sings at the House of Representatives opening ceremony. Video courtesy of Nelli Sudbrock. https://www.facebook.com/nelli.sudbrock/videos/940990307351251/
about 1 year ago, Deb Comfort
April 3-7, 2023 is National Assistant Principal Week! Thank you to our amazing La Grande School District Assistant Principals, Mrs. Chelsea Hurliman and Mr. Eric Freeman! We appreciate you!
about 1 year ago, Deb Comfort
Happy National Assistant Principals week 2023 written in chalk on a chalkboard with decorative flags
La Grande High School ASB is partnering with Dutch Bros to raise money for the Make a Wish Oregon Foundation on Friday, March 24th. $1 per purchase on the 24th will be donated to Make A Wish Oregon, a charity that creates life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses.
about 1 year ago, Deb Comfort
LHS and LG Dutch Bros earn money for the Make a Wish Foundation
Union Pacific Railroad is working to address a train derailment. UPRR has stated that there are no leaks or spills of hazmat materials associated with this incident. LGSD is currently working with MidCo Bus to adjust bus routes if the train derailment last for an extended period of time. Please remember to avoid crossings on Cherry, Greenwood and Fir, and allow for extra travel time today.
about 1 year ago, Deb Comfort
News from the La Grande School District
It's time to spring forward! Remember to move your clocks forward one hour on Sunday, March 12, 2023!
about 1 year ago, Deb Comfort
Spring Forward on March 12, 2023 with image of a clock
Come attend the La Grande High School College, Career & Military Fair on Tuesday, March 14, 2023, from 5:30 PM to 8 PM in the La Grande High School Gymnasium. This is a free event open to the public. All school-aged students who attend are entered into a raffle for fabulous prizes! * 5:30 PM Oregon Public Presentations-each University will give a quick 5 minute presentation on what their school has to offer * 6:00 - 8:00 PM Fair Tables will be open. Colleges, businesses and the military will all be on site to help answer questions about your options after high school!
about 1 year ago, Deb Comfort
LHS College Career and Military Fair March 14, 2023 6-8 pm
2023 Crystal Apple Awards Nominations OPEN! Do you know an amazing teacher in Eastern Oregon? Or a paraeducator or school secretary going the extra mile? Or any school district employee doing great work for student success? Nominate them for a Crystal Apple Award! Anyone can nominate using this link: https://forms.imesd.k12.or.us/crystal_apple_nomination_form. Who is eligible to be nominated? Any school district employee (district staff, teachers, educational assistants, secretaries, custodians, cafeteria staff, etc.) Who can nominate? Anyone – students, teachers, administrators, classified staff, parents, community members, etc. Nomination Deadline is April 1, 2023. For more information or to see lists of previous winners, visit the Crystal Apple page on the InterMountain ESD website at: https://www.imesd.k12.or.us/page/crystal-apple-awards
about 1 year ago, Deb Comfort
Crystal Apple Award information
Remember to read everyday!
about 1 year ago, Deb Comfort
Read together La Grande! With picture of two kids reading.
Presenter Michael Sedler will be teaching on "Taking Care of Yourself," today-Monday, February 6, 2023 from 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM through Google Meet. https://meet.google.com/qvr-zbak-tte This event is open to all staff, parents, guardians, community partners and organizations to support children ages 5-18 (Grades K-12).
about 1 year ago, Deb Comfort
Presenter Michael Sedler will be teaching on "Taking Care of Yourself," today-Monday, February 6, 2023 from 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM through Google Meet. https://meet.google.com/qvr-zbak-tte  This event is open to all staff, parents, guardians, community partners and organizations to support children ages 5-18 (Grades K-12).
National School Counseling Week February 6-10, 2023 Celebrate the work of the counselors in our schools! National School Counseling Week is February 6-10 and highlights the tremendous impact school counselors can have in helping students achieve school success and plan for careers. THANK YOU to the counselors in La Grande School District for all they do for our students! More info available here: https://www.schoolcounselor.org/Events-Professional-Development/Events/National-School-Counseling-Week
about 1 year ago, Deb Comfort
National School Counseling Week February 6-10, 2023. School Counselors: helping students dream big!
Presenter Michael Sedler will be teaching on "Taking Care of Yourself," today-Monday, February 6, 2023 from 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM through Google Meet. https://meet.google.com/qvr-zbak-tte This event is open to all staff, parents, guardians, community partners and organizations to support children ages 5-18 (Grades K-12).
about 1 year ago, Deb Comfort
Presenter Michael Sedler will be teaching on "Taking Care of Yourself," today-Monday, February 6, 2023 from 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM through Google Meet. https://meet.google.com/qvr-zbak-tte  This event is open to all staff, parents, guardians, community partners and organizations to support children ages 5-18 (Grades K-12).
February is CTE (Career Technical Education) Month February is National CTE Month. Career and Technical Education provides students of all ages with the academic and technical skills, knowledge and training necessary to succeed in future careers and to become lifelong learners. La Grande students have the opportunity to take CTE classes in the following areas: agriculture, natural resources, manufacturing, visual arts, performing arts, business, hospitality & tourism and medical. Find out more at: https://www.acteonline.org/why-cte/cte-awareness/cte-month/
about 1 year ago, Deb Comfort
CTE Month, celebrate today, own tomorrow!
What is career and technical education? CTE is delivered at comprehensive and CTE dedicated high schools , magnet schools area technical centers, community and technical colleges and some four year universities. CTE students can earn industry certifications and licenses post secondary certificates associate degrees bachelor's degrees and higher. CTE is god for students good for business and good for communities!
January is School Board Appreciation Month! Please thank our amazing Board Members for all they do for La Grande School District. Today we recognize Director Joe Justice and his dedication to LGSD students!
about 1 year ago, Deb Comfort
Thank you School Board Director Joe Justice!