News for Education

Thursday, February 15, 2018
Press ReleaseFor Immediate ReleaseFebruary 13, 2018  Salem-Keizer Board of Education FinalizesBond Measure for May 2018 Ballot  Salem, OR – At its Feb. 13 meeting, the Salem-Keizer Public Schools Board of Education voted to approve the resolution and ballot title language for a $619.7 million general obligation bond measure on the May 2018 ballot. The Board’s action authorizes the district to ...read more
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Thursday, January 25, 2018
January 25, 2018For Immediate Release­­­  Salem, OR – According to the Oregon Department of Education’s recently released graduation rates for the 2016-17 academic year, Salem-Keizer Public Schools (SKPS) increased its graduation rate by nearly two percentage points. Additionally, the drop-out rate decreased by nearly one percentage point. The graduation rates were based on a four- and five-year ...read more
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