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3 01, 2020

Salem-Keizer Board of Directors Approves Contract Amendment and Resolution Allowing Superintendent Perry to Take Advantage of Senate Bill 1049

January 3, 2020|News, Press Room, School Board, Superintendent|

On Thursday, the Salem-Keizer Board of Directors approved a resolution to rehire Superintendent Christy Perry following an amendment to her contract allowing her to take advantage of the provisions of Senate Bill 1049. Under the new bill, public employers can [...]

18 11, 2019

Salem-Keizer Public Schools Appoints Two Community Members for Budget Committee

November 18, 2019|District News, Press Room|

At its meeting Tuesday night, the Salem-Keizer Public Schools (SKPS) Board of Directors appointed two community members to serve on the budget committee. Levi Herrera-Lopez and Jaqualine Bechtel, also of Salem, will join the 14-member committee.   The budget committee consists of the [...]

17 10, 2019

School At-A-Glance Profiles Demonstrate Salem-Keizer Learning Initiatives, Special Programs Spur Growth

October 17, 2019|District News, Graduation, News, Parents, Press Room, School News, Schools, Staff, Students|

Although many schools are highly impacted, student achievement grows through elementary, middle and high years, particularly for English learners Salem-Keizer Public Schools (SKPS) serves one of the most diverse populations in the state, and those unique needs are highlighted in [...]

9 10, 2019

Transportation Hiring Incentives $1,500 to $3,000

October 9, 2019|Bus, District News, News, Press Room, Staff|

Salem-Keizer Public Schools (SKPS) and the Association of Salem-Keizer Education Support Professionals (ASK-ESP) has announced transportation recruitment incentives to attract and retain transportation employees. apply now The transportation recruitment incentive is for new bus drivers who have [...]

2 10, 2019

Salem-Keizer Public Schools Joins with Oregon Vocational Rehabilitation for National Disability Employment Awareness Month Kick-Off

October 2, 2019|District News, Press Room|

Salem-Keizer Public Schools’ (SKPS) students, leadership and staff stood in partnership with Oregon Vocational Rehabilitation on the front steps of the State Capitol on Tuesday, October 1 for the kick-off of National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). SKPS Superintendent Christy [...]

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