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McKay High School hires another head football coach after Glen Fowles resigns  Statesman Journal

For the second time since the end of the 2018 season, McKay High School has hired a head football coach. The Royal Scots have hired Brandis Piper as the ...

McKay comics artist and animator heading to art school in Portland  Salem Reporter

Melody Mendez won McKay High School's award for the top artist in the Class of 2019. She created a web comic, No Where Here, set in a fantasy world and has ...

Oregon's May election: Final details on local school board, community district elections  Statesman Journal

School board, fire and water control positions are on the May 21, 2019 ballot, including six candidates running for Salem-Keizer School Board.

McKay High area gets new representation on Salem-Keizer bond oversight committee  Statesman Journal

Residents in the McKay High School area will now have representation on Salem-Keizer's committee responsible for monitoring the district's $620 million bond.

McKay High School students in Salem receive $10,000 in MIT invention program  Statesman Journal

A team of 12 students from McKay High School in Salem is one of 15 teams nationwide to receive up to $10000 in Lemelson-MIT InvenTeams grants.

McKay senior graduating on time despite starting senior year with half the credits needed  Salem Reporter

KJ Kovac missed nearly a year of high school after both his parents died of heart attacks. This fall, he took 11 classes to get back on track and is now heading to ...

More than 400 graduate from McNary | Keizertimes | You think you know. To be sure, read Keizertimes.  Keizertimes

The 54th graduating class of McNary High School took the big walk Friday, June 7.

DHS student appeals for cap decoration | News

DALLAS — When Dallas High School junior Hailey McBride asked about why DHS doesn't allow seniors to decorate their graduation caps, she didn't get a ...

McKay stages rollicking version of 'Clue' as performances continue  Salem Reporter

Taking the board game to the stage, Royal Scot actors offer audience a good time with an old favorite. Meet some of those responsible.

Josh Riddell out as McKay High School football coach  Statesman Journal

McKay decided not to bring Josh Riddell back next year as football coach following a 1-8 season.

Police seize unloaded gun Wednesday from McKay High School in Salem  Statesman Journal

A previous version of this story incorrectly stated who seized a gun at McKay High School. The gun was collected by Salem police. Authorities seized an ...

Heyen, Chandragiri, Bethell win Salem-Keizer board seats; Polk County approves public safety levy  Salem Reporter

Salem-Keizer schools will have a relatively new school board after elections Tuesday. Five of its 7 directors are serving a first term.

McKay would get more space for arts, science, career education under new design  Salem Reporter

Principal Rob Schoepper worked with staff and architects on a design to address needs at Salem-Keizer's most overcrowded high school, adding $6 million to a ...

Music Lessons Project brings private lessons to Salem's lower-income schools  Statesman Journal

The Music Lessons Project brings private lesson opportunities into lower-income schools in Salem, Keizer and is looking to expand in the coming years.

McKay students show public support for former football coach Josh Riddell  Statesman Journal

McKay students pack the visiting student section at North Salem, and McKay's basketball coaches wear football polo shirts to show support.

Salem-Keizer community 'not ready for integration' to reach equity in schools  Statesman Journal

Opponents of a new school boundary plan argue not enough is being done to address social, economic inequities segregating Salem-Keizer Public Schools.

Stolen snacks: Thief hits McKay High School concession stand

SALEM, OR (KPTV) - A sticky-fingered thief stole about $1200 worth of snacks after breaking into the concession stand at McKay High School, according to the ...

Prom photos: See photo galleries from Salem, Mid-Willamette Valley proms  Statesman Journal

It's prom season at high schools across the Mid-Willamette Valley. Photographers fanned out to cover the springtime tradition and we've gathered all the photos ...

After listening to a divided public, Salem-Keizer school board approves boundary changes  Salem Reporter

Even as they split on the vote, board members broadly agreed they, and district staff, needed to look at how school construction funds were being allocated in ...

McKay High feeder schools: Here's what to expect if the Salem-Keizer bond passes  Statesman Journal

If the Salem-Keizer school bond passes this May, the money is expected to pay for these projects in the McKay High School feeder system.

How proposed boundary changes could affect your Salem-Keizer school  Statesman Journal

On Jan. 15, the Salem-Keizer School Board will be presented with proposed boundary adjustments meant to help address overcrowding in the district.

McKay engineering team planning for June trip to MIT  Salem Reporter

Eleven McKay engineering students and their teacher, Katrina Hull, are working overtime to finish a design for a cup to help people who have trouble ...

Fresh out of high school, Raul Marquez wants to be a Latino voice on Salem-Keizer school board  Salem Reporter

Last year, Raul Marquez was student body president at McKay High School, served on the United Way board and interned at the state legislature. Now, he ...

Royal Scots may having losing record, but they have winning video  Salem Reporter

A late-night singing session aboard a school bus has put the McKay High School boys basketball team on the national radar. A coach's video is spreading ...

McKay hires former Willamette University football coach Glen Fowles  Statesman Journal

McKay High School hired former Willamette University football coach Glen Fowles on Monday to take over the Royal Scots' football program. Fowles and ...

McKay football moving forward as it faces new opportunity at 5A level  Statesman Journal

When Josh Riddell took over the McKay football program in 2016, he inherited a team that went 1-8 the year before. He knew it wouldn't be a quick fix.

Salem-Keizer Public Schools: What to expect at boundary change open houses  Statesman Journal

Salem-Keizer school officials are hosting four open houses Tuesday night to hear from communities members about potential school boundary\u00a0changes.

Salem-Keizer school boundary changes in sight

SALEM, Ore. (KOIN) -- The latest in a series of public meetings is set for Tuesday evening as the Salem-Keizer Public Schools talk about changing boundaries in ...

College student aims to win Latino seat in school board  41 NBC News

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Ballots are out for Salem-Keizer school board. Here's who's running.  Salem Reporter

Need help with your school board ballot? We've got a quick guide to the candidates and our prior coverage.

Graffiti threats against McKay High School trigger extra security, investigation  Statesman Journal

A threat of violence was found spray painted on several houses in Keizer prompting, police security and investigation at Salem-area high schools.

No arrest yet in shooting of McKay High School student Alfredo Hernandez  Statesman Journal

Family members have set up a GoFundMe account to pay for funeral expenses and other needs after Alfredo Hernandez is gunned down in northeast Salem.

Thousands of Salem-Keizer students would attend different schools under boundary change proposal  Salem Reporter

The plan, which will take effect next year, would also shift the district's “feeder system,” which determines the middle and high schools each elementary school ...

Regis baseball player voted SJ Athlete of the Week; athletes from Blanchet, McKay and West Salem also nominated  Statesman Journal

Bryce Campbell is the Statesman Journal's Athlete of the Week. A poll of readers chose him after an excellent week on the baseball field for Regis High School.

McKay High School student gets $100,000 to start youth homeless shelter  Statesman Journal

Raul Marquez, 18, went to a United Way board meeting Tuesday to pitch his plan for a homeless shelter and left with a $100000 grant.

McKay stages a multicultural version of Oz, play finishes Saturday  Salem Reporter

The trip down the yellow brick road involves Russian dance and American disco. The Book of Mormon gets a reading. It's all part of McKay High School's student ...

Pamplin Media Group - New face coming to St. Paul SD  Pamplin Media Group

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Meet the Salem-Keizer School Board Zone 6 candidates: Here's where they stand  Statesman Journal

Get to know the candidates for Zone 6, and where they stand on the issues.

School board wants to hear from you about proposed Salem-Keizer boundary changes  Salem Reporter

The board will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the district's Support Services Center, 2575 Commercial Street SE, to review the final plan and hear comments. A board ...

Could Oregon's Long-Distance Leagues Put School Sports Out Of Reach?  OPB News

The placement of Salem and Bend schools in the same sports league is another product of how Oregon is changing. It raises the question of whether school ...

Nate Meithof leads the way as McNary blasts McKay 75-37: Photos  OregonLive

Nate Meithof had 17 points to lead four Celtics in double figures, and McNary cruised past McKay for a 75-37 win Friday at McKay High School in Salem.

Man arrested following shooting death of McKay High School student  KATU

SALEM, Ore. (AP) A 36-year-old Salem man has been indicted in the shooting death of a 17-year-old high school student in Salem.The Statesman Journal ...

Meet the Salem-Keizer School Board Zone 2 candidates: Here's where they stand  Statesman Journal

Get to know the candidates for Zone 2, and where they stand on the issues.

Salem-Keizer adapts after weather disrupts district swimming in Bend  Statesman Journal

Salem-Keizer and Bend decide on split district championships for swimming after weather halts travel.

Legislative staffer, local accountant added to citizens examining Salem-Keizer budget  Salem Reporter

Adriana Miranda and Tyson Pruett will be among the citizens with a voice in how the Salem-Keizer School District spends its annual budget of nearly $700 ...

Heyen, Marquez compete for SKSD Zone 2 | Keizertimes | You think you know. To be sure, read Keizertimes.  Keizertimes

In addition to deciding who will represent Keizer on the Salem-Keizer School Board, two other seats have contested races. Keizertimes asked the candidates ...

Marty Heyen seeks re-election to school board to represent parents in northeast Salem  Salem Reporter

Heyen said she'd use a second term to advocate for growing the district's career and technical education programs, increasing graduation rates and addressing ...

Salem-Keizer nearing final school boundaries for 2019-20  Salem Reporter

The plan would leave schools in Keizer and West Salem largely untouched and make minor changes to some south Salem schools. Some schools in northeast ...

College student aims to win Latino seat on school board  NBC News

Raul Marquez Guerrero, 19, is running for his school board in Oregon, which has never had a Latino member. A survey found only 3 percent of school board ...

Parents concerned about racial discrimination, transportation in Salem-Keizer boundary shifts  Salem Reporter

Proposed changes would send roughly 1000 students now attending Four Corners and Eyre elementaries – two predominantly Latino schools in east Salem ...

Crystal Apple Awards honor exceptional Salem-Keizer educators for 22nd year  Statesman Journal

Every year, SKEF honors educators and staff from Salem-Keizer Public Schools and surrounding areas at the Crystal Apple Awards.

With vote Tuesday, Salem-Keizer School Board likely to shuffle students to new schools  Salem Reporter

Involving a mix of politics and science, a long effort to draw new school boundaries in the Salem-Keizer School District could finish Tuesday night. Citizens have ...

Salem-Keizer school vaccinations due just weeks after measles outbreak in Portland  Statesman Journal

Under Oregon Law, families have to have their children fully vaccinated or turn in exemption paperwork by Feb. 20, Immunization Exclusion Day.

McKay High School student, 17, shot to death in Salem

Salem Police say they responded to the 3600 block of Fisher Road NE around 5:41 p.m. after receiving reports of gunfire.

McKay Park in Salem to get new playground equipment by end of summer  Statesman Journal

Young visitors to McKay Park in northeast Salem will soon get to climb, swing and spin on new playground equipment thanks to the Salem Parks Foundation.

Salem students battle homelessness with unique ideas, fundraising  Statesman Journal

Over the last year, Salem students have been using unique ways to address homelessness in Marion and Polk counties.

North Salem recognizes several athletes who signed to compete at college level  Statesman Journal

North Salem recognized seven of its athletes across five sports who've signed to play at six colleges at a ceremony Tuesday afternoon at the school's library.

Mental health, grad rates, funding top lists for Salem-Keizer School Board candidates  Statesman Journal

Three seats on the Salem-Keizer School Board are up for election May 21, with six candidates in the running after meeting Thursday's filing deadline.

Swegle Elementary student in Salem told 'go back to your country' by substitute teacher  Statesman Journal

Tuesday at Swegle Elementary School in Salem, a fifth-grade student was told by a substitute teacher to "go back to your country." The 11-year-old child — who ...

High school football standings through Week 5  Statesman Journal

Here is a look at the high school football standings for all of the leagues that have teams from the Mid-Valley. There are 30 high school football teams in the ...

McKay, North Salem High School lose principals to new jobs  Statesman Journal

Sara LeRoy is leaving McKay High School and becoming principal at North Salem as Cynthia Richardson moves to district.

Students at McKay High School plan walkout to demand stricter gun laws  KATU

SALEM, Ore. - Students across the country are demanding stricter gun laws, including students in Oregon.Friday, Douglas McKay High School students plan to ...

Missing McKay student found safe  Statesman Journal

Salem police reported that the runaway report for a missing McKay High School student was cleared Thursday night after she was found.

Winless basketball team sings the blues away | NewsCut  MPR News

I couldn't help but notice the difference in coverage of a winless basketball team compared to one in Wrenshall, Minn., years ago. The girls of Wrenshall were ...

Here's an opportunity to contribute your input on Salem-Keizer school boundary changes  Statesman Journal

Salem-Keizer Public Schools may need to adjust school boundaries as it prepares to spend $620 million in voter-approved bonds to alleviate overcrowding ...

Two reasons why McKay football should get a boost this fall  Statesman Journal

A stable coaching staff and new field could mean good things for the Royal Scots.

Neglected McKay Park gets help from Salem Parks Foundation  Statesman Journal

Salem Parks Foundation is trying to raise $92000 to buy all new playground equipment for McKay Park.

Salem youth homeless shelter becomes reality, thanks to McKay High School students

A Salem teen's idea to raise several hundred thousand dollars to open a youth homeless transition center in the Cherry city is about to become a reality.

Oregon Legislature gives McKay student $200,000 for Salem youth shelter  Statesman Journal

In addition to a youth shelter, Oregon lawmakers also allocate money for Salem-area affordable housing, homelessness, sobering and student services.

A look at the high school track and field athletes that took top marks in Salem area this year  Statesman Journal

The high school track and field season is still a few weeks away from the OSAA state championships, but with district meets quickly approaching, athletes are ...

6 questions with Keizer's school board candidates | Keizertimes | You think you know. To be sure, read Keizertimes.  Keizertimes

Keizer will have two candidates vying to represent the city in the upcoming school board elections. Learn more about the issues they are running on at the link.

2018 Crystal Apple awards recognize outstanding Salem-Keizer educators  Salem Reporter

Twelve Salem-Keizer educators, including teachers, principals and a custodian, were selected from among 61 nominated by parents, students and colleagues.

Chuck Lee seeks fourth term representing Keizer on school board  Salem Reporter

With three seats open for election this spring, Lee is the first to announce his school board candidacy.

Here's how Salem-Keizer School Board candidates want to improve graduation rates  Statesman Journal

Here's how candidates running for the Salem-Keizer School Board on the May ballot plan to improve the district's graduation rates if elected.

Announcing the All-Mid-Valley high school wrestling team: Meet the players  Statesman Journal

The Mid-Valley has long had a strong tradition in high school wrestling, and that tradition continued this year with the crowning of 14 state champions.

Six candidates in the race for three Salem-Keizer School Board spots  Salem Reporter

A psychiatrist, electrician, university student and the business group executive are among the citizens seeking seats on the Salem-Keizer School Board.

Controversial scheduling among key changes this high school football season  Statesman Journal

The 2018 football season, which officially begins Monday with the start of summer practices, is one of many changes for the six Salem-Keizer teams.

Sprague boys win district tennis championship; South Salem girls place second  Statesman Journal

Fueled by Judson Blair's singles title, the Sprague boys tennis team captured the Mountain Valley Conference championship this week at the Salem Tennis and ...

AGENDA: Salem-Keizer School Board considers buying county park to expand Auburn Elementary  Salem Reporter

The Salem-Keizer School Board meets 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 9 at the district's Support Services Center, 2575 Commercial Street SE.

OSAA tennis: Sprague's Judson Blair advances to title match, amid controversy  Statesman Journal

After a controversial default, Sprague's Judson Blair will compete Saturday in the OSAA Class 6A tennis state championship match.

McKay wrestler David Rubio is SJ Athlete of the Week  Statesman Journal

Three high-scoring basketball players and a defending state champion wrestler highlight this week's candidates.

Through our lens: Videos, photos and more from the Statesman Journal's Instagram  Statesman Journal

Statesman Journal staff capture moments in your community.

McKay senior receives $110,000 in donations to start Salem youth homeless shelter

A McKay High School Senior has a lot on his plate, but that hasn't slowed him down from working to curb a growing issue in his community: youth ...

Representing diversity and fighting for more equitable resources in schools

Raul Marquez '22 is studying for finals this week, but he's also knocking on doors — next fall, he might be representing northeast Salem on the Salem-Keizer ...

Lucy Jolivette carrying on West Salem's proud track and field tradition  Statesman Journal

West Salem's Lucy Jolivette, one of the state's best sprinters, will compete at Lane Community College next year, with her eye on the Oregon Ducks.

High school students lead Salem reflection on Martin Luther King Jr. Day  Salem Reporter

With an atmosphere somewhere between a school assembly and black church *service*, high school students took center stage at Salem's #MLKDay celebration, ...

Salem String Quartet to perform in Newport  Newport News Times

The Salem String Quartet, one of the most noted classical music foursomes in the Northwest, will be performing in concert this Saturday, Oct. 13, at 7 p.m. at First ...

McKay High students beat college teams in tech competition, win nearly $23,000  Statesman Journal

3D printers cost $1,500 to upwards of $14,000 and can create anything from a tape dispenser or action figure to human prosthetics or a new car. For four McKay ...

Announcing the All-Mid-Valley swimming team  Statesman Journal

It was an unusual swimming season in the Mid-Valley, especially for teams in the Mountain Valley Conference. Because of weather, the conference held a split ...

Man shoots at Salem Police, holed up in house near McKay High School  KATU

SALEM, Ore. – A car theft suspect fired a gun at a Salem Police officer early Wednesday morning before trying to hide in a stranger's house near McKay High ...

Thief steals $1200 in drinks, snacks from Salem school's fundraiser concession stand  KATU

SALEM, Ore. – Someone broke into the football concession stand at McKay High School late Friday night, stealing cases of drinks and food that was being used ...

Collegiate-bound McKay pianist overcomes health issues

SALEM, Ore. (KOIN) -- It's not common for a high school orchestra to have a piano player, but when McKay High School orchestra teacher Jim Charnholm first ...

Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day in the Salem area with these events  Statesman Journal

Commemorate Dr. King's legacy with a day of *service*, march, keynote speakers, lectures and workshops.

2004 South Salem Saxons: Remembering Salem-Keizer's last boys basketball state title  Statesman Journal

South Salem will try to win Salem-Keizer's first boys basketball state title since the 2004 Saxons.

West Salem's Brandon Eyre just 2 shots off lead at state golf  Statesman Journal

West Salem sophomore Brandon Eyre has put himself in a strong position to go after the state title on Tuesday.

Salem-Keizer school report cards show mix of progress, declines and data gaps  Statesman Journal

The Oregon school district report cards show increases in some areas, declines in others and gaps in data compared to previous years.

Teen suspects arrested for school shooting threats in Keizer neighborhood  KATU

KEIZER, Ore. – A weeks-long investigation into school shooting threats at Salem's McKay High School ended with three Clark County, Washington teenagers in ...

Burn pile turns grass fire near Highway 22 west of Salem  Statesman Journal

Officials say high winds and dry conditions helped a burn pile escape control of a property owner west of Salem Sunday afternoon.

Tuesday's OSAA state basketball roundup  Statesman Journal

Here is a roundup of Tuesday's OSAA basketball state playoff games.

Opinion: Measure 98 shows Oregon is rewriting the narrative for students' future

In just 18 months, college-dropout prevention, career and technical education and other programs funded by Measure 98 are raising graduation rates, improving ...

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