Grade advancement and distance learning

Amid coronavirus closures, Oregon elementary, middle schoolers to advance a grade regardless of performance (Oregonian, 4/2/20)

Oregon’s extended school closure guidance : distance learning for all : ensuring care, connection and continuity of learning [PDF] (2020) Oregon Department of Education

2019 graduation rates

Oregon Graduation Rates Hit 80%, An All-Time High. Here’s The Story In 6 Districts (OPB, 1/23/20)

Oregon graduation rate hits 80% as all student groups show gains (Oregonian, 1/22/20)

Local high schools have mixed graduation rate results in a historic year for Oregon (Bend Bulletin, 1/23/20)

Pendleton, Hermiston lag behind graduation milestone (East Oregonian, 1/23/20)

Summary of four-year and five-year cohort graduation and completer rates (annual) Oregon Department of Education

Four-year cohort graduation rate trends (annual) Oregon Department of Education

Oregon’s new Kid Governor

Beaverton fifth-grade student named 2020 Oregon Kid Governor (KATU, 11/20/2019)

Beaverton 5th grader elected Oregon’s next kid governor (Oregonian, 11/21/2019)

Jacob Wismer Elementary School student chosen as Oregon’s new ‘Kid Governor’ (KPTV, 11/20/2019)

Oregon’s Kid Governor (2020) Oregon Office of the Secretary of State

Whooping cough in Multnomah County

Case of whooping cough confirmed at Grant High School (Oregonian, 10/31/2019)

Multnomah County Whooping Cough Cases Almost Double Since Last Year (OPB, 10/31/2019)

Oregon adolescent age 13 to 17 Tdap immunization rates by county (serial) Oregon Health Authority

Pertussis facts (2019) Oregon Health Authority

Monthly communicable disease surveillance report (monthly) Oregon Health Authority