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School Board approves open enrollment

The Oregon Trail School District Board has approved open enrollment for 100 nonresident high school students for the 2016-2017 school year.

The application period is March 1 to April 1. Enrollment applications are available on the district website or at the district office at 36525 S.E. Industrial Way, Sandy.

Applications must be received at the district office no later than 4 p.m. April 1. If more than 100 nonresident students apply during open enrollment, an equitable lottery will be held April 4. The application is posted on the district website, oregontrailschools.com.

Open Enrollment at Oregon Trail Academy

Oregon Trail Academy enrollment for the 2016-2017 school year ends on Tuesday, March 8. New student families are required to attend an information night and may receive a registration packet at that time.

The next information night will be held from 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 25. Register at www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0849a9ae2ea4f85-open. For more information, call 503-668-5521.


dance Saturday

The Sandy High School Chapter of Future Health Professionals is inviting dads or legal guardians and their daughters age 12 and younger to the Knight for a Princess Father-Daughter Dance from 5-7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 20, in the Lower Commons at Sandy High School.

Activities for the night include music, food, raffles, face painting and more. Daughters are encouraged to dress in their best princess attire.

The cost is $35 for a dad and one daughter-princess. Additional daughter-princesses are $10. Proceeds from the event will send HOSA members to the state leadership conference in April.

Tickets may be purchased at the Clackamas County Bank, 38975 Proctor Blvd., and will not be sold at the door.

Sandy High FFA earns top spots at competition

The Sandy High School Future Farmers of America Chapter recently earned top honors at a Leadership Day Competition.

Thirteen participants competed in five categories.

Rebekah Rutledge took first place and Avalon Kelley took second place in Advanced Public Speaking.

Fallon Marshall took first place in Beginning Public Speaking.

Kadi Atiyeh took second place in Creed. Kara Atiyeh took third place in Demonstration.

SHS will host the FFA district convention on Saturday, Feb. 20.

Student recognized by UW-Oshkosh

Eden Fair of Government Camp was recognized for achieving a high grade point average for fall semester 2015-16 by the University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh.

Fair was named to the Dean’s List, a designation for achieving a grade point average of 3.75 or higher.