Education

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      Former School Board members share insight on their terms

      For the first time in 12 years, Jim Kildea is not sitting on the Philomath School Board. Through the years, he’s seen a lot...
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      School Board: Class schedules back to normal; new members sworn in

      Philomath students in all grades will return to full-time, in-person learning when classes begin Sept. 7-8. The Oregon Department of Education on June 25...
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      OSU spring term honor roll includes several Philomath students

      Oregon State University released on Monday the names of students who made the Scholastic Honor Roll for the completed spring term. The list includes...
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      New models predict fewer lightning-caused ignitions but bigger wildfires by mid-century

      CORVALLIS — Human-caused wildfire ignitions in Central Oregon are expected to remain steady over the next four decades and lightning-caused ignitions are expected to...
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      Girls tennis state title recognition issue goes before the School Board

      A situation involving the Philomath High School girls tennis team’s perceived lack of local administrative recognition as a state champion found its way onto...
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      Hutsell earns bachelor’s degree from OIT

      Hayden Hutsell, who graduated with Philomath High School’s Class of 2017, earned a bachelor of science degree from the Oregon Institute of Technology. The school,...
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      Philomath’s Gudge on dean’s list at Tulane

      Philomath High School graduate Rhiannon Gudge earned a spot on the dean’s list for the spring semester at Tulane University’s Newcomb-Tulane College. The dean’s list...
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      George Fox University’s dean’s list includes Philomath’s Schell

      Philomath High School graduate Lindsay Schell earned a spot on the dean’s list at George Fox University in Newberg for the spring 2021 semester. Traditional...
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      Philomath Community Foundation distributes scholarships to 12 graduating seniors

      The Philomath Community Foundation distributed $17,550 in scholarships and awards this year to 12 graduating seniors to help them continue their educational journeys. Philomath High...
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      Local students graduate from Oregon State University

      CORVALLIS — Forty-two Philomath students earned degrees from Oregon State University this past weekend. The graduates were celebrated with an in-person, informal procession of graduates...
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