Bond Building Committee Members needed. The district is looking for one grade school parent and one high school parent. The committee will be meeting quarterly to review bond/project alignment. If you are interested contact the district office. Thank you :)
Thank you everyone who bought books and supported the school library! Although nothing can compare to the excitement of an in-school book fair, I hope that you were able to enjoy shopping virtually this year. There are still a few more hours left, so head on over and check it out! https://www.scholastic.com/bf/redsides
Keep your kids reading and our school thriving! Our Virtual Book Fair helps you do both. Don't delay, tomorrow is our last day of the book fair! If you haven't already, check it out at: https://www.scholastic.com/bf/redsides
Only 3 more days to experience the magic of a (virtual) book fair. Go online and walk through the virtual fair as if you were really there! All purchases benefit our school directly with 25% back in rewards that go towards purchasing more books for the library! https://www.scholastic.com/bf/redsides
Our Book Fair is going online this year—with a Virtual Fair! From November 18th - December 1st, discover new books with your kids. Bonus: Each purchase supports our school! https://www.scholastic.com/bf/redsides Thank you all for your support, and Happy Reading!
Hey everyone! Don't forget to order your Christmas Tree (Doug Fir $40; Noble $60), Wreath or Swag ($30) from the parents/students of the 2021 Senior Class. This fundraiser is for the 2021 Senior Class Grad Night Drug & Alcohol Free Party. Paid orders are due on November 22 & will arrive on November 27.
It is great to see students back into the school! We had a great "first day" yesterday with K-3 students returning to on-site class. I would like to thank all of our staff for their hours of preparation to make this transition happen smoothly. :)
School Bond Building Virtual Tour Tomorrow (Tuesday) at 5pm. See our school's Facebook live account to watch Architect Scott Marshall explain the plan. Let a member of the SWC High School ASB be your legs they lead you around the tour.
Board Working Session tonight following Bond Meeting Zoom Link: https://zoom.us/j/3427022942?pwd=THNyVm90VXNaOHkydVd4TXZCOTJGdz09 Zoom Password: SWC
SWC School District Food Boxes for tomorrow Wednesday Sept 16th will not be delivered due to the hazardous air quality. They will be delivered instead on Thursday if the conditions improve. We will reassess the situation tomorrow and let you know.
Go to South Wasco County School District's webpage for the latest school news! Online programming for students will begin, Sept. 14th! Go to www.swasco.net and click on Comprehensive Distance Learning for more details.
Check out SWC's Blue Print and newest communication about what school will look like. With a letter to the parents as of 8/17/2020. Keep going to the Blue Print button on the webpage as we will be updating it as things change. Here is the link: http://southwascocountyor.appt...
The School Board Meeting tonight will be a zoom meeting and not in the High School Modular as indicated on the Agenda. You will find the link for the meeting on the webpage.
Today (Monday 7/13) is the last day to take COVID-19 Fall Readiness Survey. After if closes we will look/discuss the data then look for another survey in 1-2 weeks. Thanks for participating.
Want to learn about the Deschutes River Athletic Complex (DRAC). Come to the open house this Saturday from 6pm-7:30pm in the HS Gym. More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/720327175421798
Student, Parent, Community Member or SWC Staff? Make your voice heard. Click the button on the front of our school's webpage titled "COVID-19 Fall Readiness Survey".
Los distritos escolares de Oregón están trabajando en los planes de "Escuela preparada" para poder regresar a la escuela en el otoño. Solicitaremos aportes de los estudiantes, los padres, el personal y la comunidad para ayudar a informar el plan.
School District’s in Oregon are working on “Ready School” plans in order to return to school in the fall. We will be requesting input from students, parents, staff and the community to help inform the plan. We are anticipating final approval of our plan in late August.
Here is the Maupin Grade School sequel, "Game of Throws" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nAB8-nbrqYw
Also if you haven't watched SWC HS Staff Softball click here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GnNcn09p1uE
Check out 2020 Graduation Speeches and Senior Slide show at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EfgNu8oqOpI
No olvide unirse a nosotros en línea para nuestra ceremonia de graduación y actividades. El sábado, vaya a www.swasco.net para ver el enlace :). ¡Después de la graduación, recuerde mostrarles a nuestros graduados el apoyo saludando mientras transcurre el desfile!
Don't forget to join us online for our graduation ceremony and activities. On Saturday, go to www.swasco.net for the link :). After graduation remember show our graduates support by waving as the parade goes by! More information on the parade route to follow :)
Si está planeando dar regalos a las personas mayores en sus cajas para personas mayores, pase por la oficina de la escuela secundaria entre las 9 y las 4:00 de lunes a jueves. Es posible que deba tocar la bocina o tocar la puerta para llamar la atención de Lisa. Gracias :)
If you are planning on giving seniors gifts in their senior boxes, please swing by the high school office between the hours of 9-4:00 Monday-Thursday. You may need to honk your horn or knock on the door to get Lisa's attention. Thanks :)
Dear Parents, Oregon is the the recipient of a grant to provide funds to children experiencing food insecurity during this Pandemic. We are partnering with the Oregon Department is Education and the Department of Human Services to help get these funds to our families. To learn more click on the Oregon Pandemic Meal Program button on the school website (www.swasco.net)
Consulte la sección de Noticias de la página web del Distrito Escolar del Condado de South Wasco para obtener detalles sobre cómo puede acceder a la instalación gratuita de Internet y 2 meses de servicio gratuitos. :). Gracias Gorge.Net
Check the South Wasco County School District webpage News Section for details about how you may be able to access free internet installation and 2 free months of service. :). Thank you Gorge.Net
Únase a nosotros para nuestra primera reunión de Zoom Board mañana por la noche. Para acceder a la reunión, vaya a la página de inicio del distrito y haga clic en el acceso directo de la Junta de Zoom Board de abril. :)
Please join us for our first ever Zoom Board meeting tomorrow evening. To access the meeting go to the district homepage and click on the April Zoom Board Meeting shortcut. :)
Volunteers needed for the SWCSD Budget Committee. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if interested or if you have any questions.
Visite la página web del Distrito - Sección de Noticias para obtener la última información de cierre.
Check out the District webpage - News Section for the latest closure information.
ACTUALIZACIÓN: Por orden del Gobernador, todas las escuelas de Oregon han estado cerradas hasta el 28 de abril. Gracias por su paciencia, manténgase seguro y haga su parte para ayudar a contener la propagación de este virus.
UPDATE: By order of the Governor, all Oregon Schools have been closed through April 28th. Thank you for your patience, stay safe and do your part to help contain the spread of this virus.
Students, staff, and patrons of Siuth Wasco County School District: By order of the Governor, all Oregon Schools have been closed and there will be no classes until Wednesday, April 1st. All District facilities will be closed beginning Monday, March 16. Track practices are cancelled as are open gyms, shoot arounds, and all other activities in District property. We are not going to implement Digital Days for HIgh School students as this is a state-wide closure. We’ll post updates by email and to the school website as they become available to us. Thank you for your patience.
By order of the Governor, all Oregon Schools have been closed until April 1st. All District Facilities will be closed during this time including both gyms and the weight room. Track practices are also cancelled. Thank you for your patience, stay safe and do your part to help contain the spread of this virus.
No habrá clases para los estudiantes el 13 de marzo. Los maestros planearán cómo darán instrucción en el caso de los cierres de escuelas de Corona Virus. La escuela también será limpiada en profundidad.
There will be no school for students on March 13th. Teachers will be planning how they will deliver instruction in the case of Corona Virus school closures. The school will also be deep cleaned.
Padres, esta es una tira cómica de NPR / OPB en Corona Virus. Pensé que esto podría aliviar algo de estrés y disipar algunos rumores. :) https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/02/28/809580453/just-for-kids-a-comic-exploring-the-new-coronavirus
Parents this is a comic strip from NPR/OPB on Corona Virus. I thought this may alleviate some stress and dispel some rumors. :) https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/02/28/809580453/just-for-kids-a-comic-exploring-the-new-coronavirus
The Lady Redsides made a road trip to the University of Oregon to watch the final home game of the regular season. The Ducks were victorious over Washington and we were treated to a very nice ceremony honoring Oregon’s Seniors. All in all, a great day! Thanks to all those who donated to make this trip possible!
Great game Redsides, great season!
Felicitaciones al equipo Redsides Boy's Basketball que venció a Elgin anoche para avanzar a un juego de la ronda 2 de los playoffs estatales. Los Redsides jugarán contra Joseph en Enterprise este sábado a las 4:00 pm. ¡Van los lados rojos!
Congratulations to the Redsides Boy's Basketball team who beat Elgin last night to advance to a Round 2 State Playoff game. The Redsides will be playing Joseph in Enterprise this Saturday at 4:00 pm. Go Redsides!
The Lady Redsides played a good game, but in the end lost by a 69-52 score to Country Christian. We’re proud of our Lady Redsides, great season Ladies!
The Lady Redsides were up 27-21 at the 6 minute mark of the 2nd quarter, but Country made a big run to send our girls into halftime down by a 40-32 score. (updates provided by Ryan Wraught)
Great game Lady Redsides! Just beat Ione to get 3rd in Districts!
There will be a community send off for our SWC Redsides District Basketball Players tomorrow Friday February 21st @ 2:30pm in front of the High School. So come one and come all and send them off in Redside style! Go Redsides!!
Come watch and cheer on our SWC Redsides Girls and Boys at the State 1A Basketball Tourney in Madras 2/21 & 2/22. SWC Girls play Echo @ 6pm and the SWC Boys play Condon/Wheeler at 7:30pm on Friday, 2/21. Go Redsides!!
State 1A District Basketball News: SWC Girls Basketball Team will Play Echo Friday Feb 21 @ 6:00pm and our SWC Boys Basketball will follow at 7:30pm with opponent TBA.
Tri-County Hazardous Waste & Recycling will be collecting both hazardous waste and electronics on Saturday, April 4th in front of the High School from 10am to 2:00pm.
Important Notice: The High School Basketball Game tonight will be played in Condon and not Fossil as was on the original game schedule. Times remain the same but the location has changed.
Habrá una reunión de investigación de bonos el 22 de enero a las 6:00 pm. Únase a nosotros para esta importante reunión.
There will be a Bond Investigation Meeting on Jan. 22nd at 6:00 pm. Please join us for this important meeting.
The South Wasco robotics team had a great day at Districts! Our Cog-Nation team won the prestigious “Motivate” award and will advance to regionals on Saturday, February 8th. Details will be posted at www.swasco.net as they become available. Congratulations Cog-Nation! Go Redsides!
*Not pictured in the robotics photo were Steven Wells, Connor Holloway, and co-advisor Mr. Sowell.
Due to road conditions SWC Schools will be on a 2 hour delay tomorrow- Jan 17
Two Hour Delay tomorrow Friday, January 17, 2020
SWCSD will not be running a late activity bus tonight Thursday, January 16, 2020 due to icy road conditions. If your student has late practice tonight they will need to ride the early bus home if they do not have any other way home.
Important notice! Late Activity Busses are cancelled today, Thursday, January 16, 2020. The early Activity Routes will run as usual. Thank you for your patience.
The late Activity Bus Route is cancelled for today 1/15/20.
High School Horizon Christian Basketball Game cancelled today 1/15/20 and will be rescheduled for a date TBA.
IMPORTANT! Activity updates for Wednesday, January 15, 2020 Due to inclement weather: HS Boys Basketball at Horizon has been postponed. MS Girls game vs. Culver is on as scheduled. Late Activity bus has been cancelled. Early Activity busses will run as usual. After School Program has been cancelled. Thank you for your patience.
HS Horizon Christian Basketball Game cancelled today 1/14/20 and is postponed until tomorrow 1/15/20 and the times remain the same.
South Wasco Co School District is on a 2-Hour Delay today Tuesday January 14, 2020.
Saturday 1/4/20 Redsides Basketball Game Time Update! 1/2 JV Girls @ 1:00; V Girls @ 2:00; V Boys @ 3:30 Go Redsides!
All high school activities planned for Thursday the 19th are now moved to Friday the 20th. Secret Santa will be during 2nd period, and don't forget to wear your best pajamas and ugly sweaters to school.
Tonight’s winter concert will be postponed until after the winter break.
We are still getting reports of icy conditions throughout the higher elevations in the district. We will err on the side of safety and cancel school today. Dec. 19th
South Wasco County School District is on a 2 hour delay. Dec 19th.
Reunión de investigación de bonos en la sala de reuniones del HS 18 de diciembre a las 6:00 p.m.
Bond Investigation Meeting in the HS Meeting Room Dec. 18th at 6:00 p.m.
Únase a nosotros para nuestra Ley de Éxito Estudiantil - Reunión de participación comunitaria el 10 de diciembre a las 7:00 pm. La reunión será en la Escuela Old Smock Prairie en Wamic.
Please join us for our Student Success Act - Community Input meeting on Dec. 10th at 7:00 pm. The meeting will be at the Old Smock Prairie School in Wamic.
High School Fall Awards Night is Tonight November 19th @ 7:00pm in the High School Cafeteria. Come and watch our Volleyball and Football players be awarded for a season well played and enjoy some refreshments!
Gracias a quienes asistieron a una reunión de aportes de la comunidad. Se compartieron muchos buenos pensamientos. Nuestra última reunión es el martes 12 de noviembre a las 7:00 pm en el Barlow Gate Grange en Wamic. Espero verte allí.
Padres de escuela primaria: reunión de entrada de la Ley de Éxito del Estudiante esta noche a las 6:00 en la cafetería. ¡Tenemos galletas y cuidado de niños! ¡Espero verte allí! :)
Grade School Parents - Student Success Act Input Meeting tonight at 6:00 in the cafeteria. We have cookies and childcare! Hope to see you there! :)
Únase a nosotros en la cafetería de la escuela secundaria para los padres de la escuela secundaria. La reunión comienza a las 6:00 p.m. ¡Tendremos galletas! :)
Please join us at the high school cafeteria for our high school parents Student Success Act Community Meeting. Meeting starts at 6:00 p.m. We will have cookies! :)
State Championship Awards Assembly at 8:30 this morning! Everyone is welcome to attend! Go Redsides!
Redsides win State! The South Wasco boys won the 6- Man State Title tonight, defeating the Joseph Eagles in a great game by a 19-6 score. The game was knotted at 6 at half-time, the Redsides scored two fourth quarter touchdowns while the “Big Green Wall” held the Eagles on a goal line stand at the end of the half and scoreless in the second half. What a great game! Our boys showed tremendous heart and toughness. Coaches Waine and Carter also did a tremendous job having the boys prepared and ready to play. Congratulations! Go Redsides!
Don't miss the Lady Redsides State playoff game tonight, October 30th @ 6pm as we host the Wallowa Cougars. Come and cheer on our girls to a win!!
¡Únase a nosotros en el Centro Comunitario de Tygh Valley para una reunión de entrada de la Ley de Éxito Estudiantil esta noche a las 5:00! Se proporcionan bocadillos y cuidado de niños.
Please join us at the Tygh Valley Community Center for a Student Success Act Input Meeting tonight at 5:00! Snacks and child care provided.
Wear Your Green & Support Our Team! "Green Out" at the Lady Redsides Home Volleyball game against Wallowa Cougars on Wednesday, October 30th @ 6pm
Come and watch our Lady Redsides host their Volleyball State Playoff game this Wednesday, October 30th @ 6pm against the Wallowa Cougars! Come show your support and cheer them on for a win!
Please join us at the Tygh Valley Community Center for a Student Success Act Input Meeting at 5:00 tomorrow night! Snacks and child care provided.
The Redsides football team ran over the Lakers from Triangle Lake in 6-Man football playoff action, winning 57-20 at Sherman County. The boys will play Joseph at Madras next Saturday, November 2 at 7:00 p.m. for the 6 man title. Go Redsides!
The Lady Redsides split a couple matches in today’s Big Sky District Volleyball Tournament, beating Dufur and losing to Echo in the final to finish second in the tourney. The Lady Redsides will host Wallowa this Wednesday November 30, time TBA. Go Redsides!
Friendly-Reminder: There is a Student Success Act Community Input Meeting tonight at the Simnasho Longhouse. Meeting starts at 6:00 pm. Snacks and child care available.
Solo un recordatorio rápido de que nuestra primera reunión de la Comunidad de Éxito Estudiantil se llevará a cabo en el Wamic Grange el lunes 21 de octubre a las 5: 00-6: 00 pm.
Just a quick reminder that our first Student Success Community meeting will be held at the Wamic Grange on Monday, Oct. 21st at 5:00-6:00 pm.
Maupin Grade School hosted our first assembly. This month’s theme was EVERYDAY MATTERS, recognizing students who achieved 90% or more attendance in September. Birthdays and those playing sports were also recognized. We’re all so proud of all our young Redsides! Check www.swasco.net for information on next month’s assembly. Go Redsides!
SSA Input Meetings - Oct. 21st from 5:00-6:00 - Wamic Grange - Oct. 22nd from 5:00-6:00 - Simnasho Longhouse - Oct. 29th from 5:00-6:00 - Tygh Valley Comm. Center - Nov. 4th from 6:00-7:00 - JH/HS School Parents at HS - Nov. 7th from 6:00-7:00 - Grade School Parent -HS
The Student Success Act has been approved! The district is working on a SSA plan and wants your input on how to use this new funding. Please go to our homepage and complete our survey.
South Wasco County schools is still looking for more members to serve on the Bond Committee which will meet once monthly beginning Oct. 23rd at 5:00. Call the District office for more details.
Vicky Hachler’s Celebration of Life. Saturday, October 5th at 11:00 in the high school gym. Potluck following the program.
Junior high also plays tomorrow with Football vs Echo at 1:00 and Volleyball vs Echo at 1:00 as well. A great day to see the athletes in action :)
Homecoming games tomorrow night include Football vs Echo at 3:30 and Volleyball Vs Echo at 5:30. Come on out and support the teams! Go Redsides!
Cub Scout Information Night Tonight (Oct 3rd) at High School Meeting room at 7pm (after Volleyball). Come if you have kids in K-5th grade that are interested or have questions about South Wasco Cub Scouts. While parents meet, there will be a fun rocket academy for the kids.
Homecoming Spirit Parade and Lip Sync Competition starts at 6:00 tonight at the high school :)
Redsides Football win their game with Mitchell/Spray/Fossel 51-0! Go Redsides! And No injuries!!
Don't forget to come to Parent Night Open House tonight Friday, September 27th starting at 5:30pm to meet with your teachers, bounce in the bouncy houses, get free t-shirts and enjoy a hot dog!
HS Football v Mitchell/Spray/Wheeler ~ Half time report: Redsides Football is up 30-0 where Davis connected with Olson for 40 yards for Olson's 4th touchdown!
Open House Parent Night is this Friday, Sept 27th. Plan on coming at 5:30pm in the Grade School Gym (jump in the bouncy houses) or 6:00pm at the High School Gym to meet your teachers, get questions answered and enjoy a Hot Dog Picnic! Students who attend (and bring their parents if in Jr/Sr High School) will receive a free t-shirt! See you there!
Progress Check Time is Here! We will no longer be mailing home Jr/Sr High School Progress Checks. Just look at your Parent/Student Portals and you will see the latest posted grades anytime you want!
The District is looking for community members to serve on a Bond Committee. The committee will review our Long Range Plan over the next few months. Please contact the District office if you are interested.
Big night for Redsides athletics tomorrow night come watch the teams play Dayville Monument! Remember football starts at 4:00 Volleyball starts at 5:30 :). Go Redsides!
Reminder- Early Release tomorrow:)
High school girls volleyball match with Sherman tonight in Maupin. Game starts at 5:00 come on out and cheer the team on!
We’re all looking forward to the first day of school tomorrow! High School classes begin at 8:15 Grade School Breakfast begins at 8:10 Grade School classes begin at 8:40. See you there!
School Registration Deadline ~ August 30th is the deadline for registering your students for the new school year. A new email message is going out again to invite you to the Parent Portal so you can register your students on-line. We need to have this done before your students start school on September 3rd. Call or come to either the Grade School (541-395-2665) or Jr/Sr High Offices (541-395-2225) if you have any questions or problems.
Online Registration is in full swing. An email was sent out to the address we have on file. There is a time limit on the link in that email. If it has expired then please go to www.swasco.net click on the parent portal button. Username is your full email. Click on forgot pass.
Good News! We have online registration! It is live and active and you can register your students at any time! Remember, if you have any questions please call the GS Office @ 541-395-2665 or the HS Office @ 541-395-2225 during business hours and we would be happy to answer them. If you want to register online in person, please come in to either Grade School or Jr/Sr High School Office on Tuesday, August 20th from 9am-4pm
In the next couple of days we are testing and debugging the new online registration system for the 2019-2020 school year. More info will follow in a few days (if not sooner).
Check out our new mobile app. It really counterpoints the surrealism of the underlying metaphor. CHECK IT OUT!
The New Webpage is getting close to going live. Just checking on broken links and forms. If anyone finds them please email email@example.com
Welcome to our new website!