"Excellence. Every student. Every day." Located in the beautiful Hood River Valley, our experienced and outstanding educators deliver exceptional scholastic and extracurricular experiences to over 4000 students each day. Strong community partnerships and support, expert instruction, engaged students and high levels of volunteerism are the hallmarks of our schools.
Across the Hood River County Schools, we have one overarching goal: Every student graduates with the knowledge and courage to learn, serve and pursue their dreams. Our professional educators are preparing the leaders, thinkers and problem solvers of tomorrow - people who can make a difference in our community and our world. We invite you to be a part of our students' growth and successes!
08-24-15 - 2015-16 School Bus Routes
The bus routes have been updated for the 2015-16 school year. Please be aware that small changes could possibly be made over the next few weeks. Click on each school for bus listings.
08-23-15 - Registering for the 2015-16 School Year
School begins on September 8th and registration is now happening at the local schools.
08-21-15 - Upcoming School Board Meeting
The next School Board meeting will be held on Wednesday, August 26th at 6:30pm, at the District Office. Topics include:
06-29-15 - School Supply Lists Available for the 2015-16 School Year
Click here to download the 2015-16 School Supply List for all schools.
06-03-15 - Sarah Segal Named Oregon History Teacher of the Year
Sarah Segal, a current 6th grade teacher at Hood River Middle School who teaches Social Studies, Literacy and Writing was recently named Oregon History Teacher of the Year for 2015 by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History. Read more...
05-28-15 - Amy Moreland Selected as Principal at Cascade Locks Elementary School
Superintendent Dan Goldman is pleased to announce that Amy Moreland has been selected as the next principal of Cascade Locks Elementary School beginning in the 2015-16 school year. Her selection was approved by the School Board at its May 27th meeting. Ms. Moreland will be replacing Kim Vogel who is retiring at the end of the school year. Read more...
05-12-15 - 2013-2014 Special Education Report Cards is now available
The 2013-2014 Special Education Report Card has been released and is now available. Click here to view.
August 12, 2015
Here it comes… the Dreaded Letter; the letter that reminds us that autumn is just around the corner and our students will soon be stepping onto school buses, walking (safely, responsibly, and respectfully, of course) through our school doors and into our classrooms, gyms, auditoriums and cafeterias in a few short weeks.
In reading my welcome back letter from 2014, I referenced a whole list of accomplishments in the school district from the year prior.