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Apply for CCC scholarships

An open enrollment period for the 2014-15 school year scholarships began Jan. 1 at Clackamas Community College. Scholarship applications will be available online at clackamas.edu/scholarships. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with questions.

A scholarship kickoff session is planned for Jan. 21 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m in the McLoughlin Auditorium. Attendees will receive information about the new CCC scholarship application and receive tips to help them write a winning essay and search for external scholarships. There is no charge to attend the session.

Plan for early release

Teachers in West Linn-Wilsonville schools are scheduled for a professional growth session day Jan. 15. All students in the district will be released early.

Professional growth dates occur each month. Check with the office at your child’s school for the exact release time and for information about early-release bus routes.

Register for kindergarten

It’s almost time to start registering kindergarten students for the 2014-15 school year. Starting Jan. 6, parents can pick up registration forms at their neighborhood school office or download forms from the school district’s website at wlwv.k12.or.us. Completed forms can be turned in to school offices.

All-day kindergarten will continue to be tuition-based, with monthly payments of $390. A $125 deposit will be required at the time of registration; the deposit will be applied to the first month’s tuition. Scholarships are available. All-day kindergarten will be available at every school, and confirmation will be provided to families who register by Feb. 3. Half-day kindergarten is offered with no tuition payment and will be available at schools if demand allows.

Families who are interested in learning about dual-language kindergarten classes at Lowrie Primary School in Wilsonville and at Trillium Creek Primary School in West Linn should plan to attend an informational session Jan. 22 at 6 p.m. at Lowrie, 28995 SW Brown Road.




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