December School Board Meeting Moved to December 8th - Wednesday, November 19, 2014

The School Board meeting scheduled for December 1st has been moved to December 8th.  The location remains the School Board room at the District Office, 6:30 p.m.

AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM Schedule November 20 - December 1, 2014 - Monday, November 17, 2014

The last day of ELEMENTARY AFTER THE BELL and TALMADGE COUGAR ZONE is Thursday, November 20th, and will resume after the Thanksgiving holiday on Monday, December 1st, when the regular schedule will resume.

CHS/PAC - No PAC on Friday, November 21st.   Thanksgiving week - PAC on Monday, November 24 and Tuesday, November 25th ONLY.  Regular schedule will commence on December 1st following the Thanksgiving holiday.


Food Service

You may be eligible for Free or Reduced Price Meals!

You MUST complete a new application EACH YEAR.
COMPLETE AN APPLICATION and bring it to your school. En Espanol

If you receive Food Stamps or TANF, you ARE eligible for free meals for the children that are covered under your Food Stamp/TANF application. The State Dept. of Education sends a list of eligible students to the District each year. HOWEVER, this list may not be complete and you may still need to complete an application.

You will be notified of your payment status, based on your application or the listing of eligible students from the Department of Education, as soon as possible.

If you do not receive notice or need help with the form, contact Lisa Miller( by Email or phone (503) 606-2474.

District Administration Office
750 S. 5th Street.
Independence Oregon, 97351
Phone: (503) 838-0030
Fax: (503) 838-0033

Buzz Brazeau
Superintendent of Schools

Rich McFarland
Assistant Superintendent/ HR Director

Cec Koontz
Business  Manager

Julia Heilman
Director of Special  Programs

Julie Sassor
Administrative Manager