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Protecting Your Family from Chickenpox
 
Jackson County currently has an outbreak of chickenpox in schools with low immunization rates, according to Jackson County Health and Human Services.
 
What is chickenpox? 
  • Itís highly contagious disease caused by the Varicella-Zoster Virus.
 How is it spread?
  • Itís spread easily from people with chickenpox to others who have never had the disease or have never had the chickenpox vaccine.
  • A person can spread chickenpox one to two days before they get the rash and until all blisters have formed scabs.
  • It takes 10-21 days after exposure to develop chickenpox.
  • If a vaccinated person gets the disease, they can still spread it to others.
Click here for more on symptoms and who's most at risk, and CDC recommendations for protecting yourself and your loved ones.

News
Winter Break District Office Hours
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
As we approach the holiday season, itís important you know when the district office will be open to the public and when it will be closed.   Hereís the schedule: Winter Break District Office   Mon        &  Read More...
NMHS principal awarded top honors for championing music education
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
12/17/2014 North Medford High School announced today, Principal Ron Beick has been awarded Administrator of the Year by the Oregon Music Educators Association. Band Director Steve Kessler said Beick was chosen as one of two Administrators of the Year state-wide.&  Read More...
Kennedy students gear up for regional robotics tournament
Friday, December 12, 2014
  Kennedy students gear up for regional robotics tournament   12/12/2014     A group of students at Kennedy Elementary School are staying after class to play with legos. Why would they need to stay at school to do that? Well, the legos aren't you  Read More...
From the Superintendent: A day at Abraham Lincoln Elementary
Friday, December 12, 2014
   As part of my initiative to serve schools, I have pledged to spend a day in each of our Districtís 19 schools during the first half of the academic year. On Wednesday, December 10, I spent the day with Principal Patti Frazier, her staff and the students at Abra  Read More...
Hundreds head to Roosevelt Elementary School for Donuts with Dad
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
  An annual event at Roosevelt Elementary School drew quite a crowd Thursday morning and everyone brought their appetites for breakfast snacks and math! Donuts with Dad is intended to bring not only dads to their students' school, but uncles, grandparents, or any   Read More...
Helping you help your child with Common Core Math
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Ellen Whitesides, Director of Common Core Operations for the Institute for Mathematics & Education, provides the following to help your children with their Common Core Math homework: In the transition to the Common Core, we have focused more on supporting te  Read More...
From the Superintendent: Wilson Elementary Puts Beliefs Into Action
Tuesday, December 02, 2014
From the Superintendent: Wilson Elementary Puts Beliefs Into Action   As part of my initiative to serve schools, I have pledged to spend a day in each of our Districtís 19 schools during the first half of the academic year. On Wednesday, November 26, I spent the day w  Read More...
From the Superintendent: Teachers, Parents & Students all contribute at Hoover
Monday, December 01, 2014
As part of my initiative to serve schools, I have pledged to spend a day in each of our Districtís 19 schools during the first half of the academic year. On Friday, November 21, I spent the day with Principal Lynn Cataldo, her staff and the students at Hoover Elementary Scho  Read More...
From the Superintendent: Washington School Takes a Good-Neighbor Approach
Monday, November 24, 2014
As part of my initiative to serve schools, I have pledged to spend a day in each of our Districtís 19 schools during the first half of the academic year. On Tuesday, November 18, I spent the day with Principal Sallie Johnson, her staff and the students at Washington Elementa  Read More...
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Medford School District 549C Mission Statement
We are a high quality teaching and learning organization dedicated to preparing all students to graduate with a sound educational foundation, ready to succeed in post-secondary education, and to be contributing community members.

Medford Public Schools 549C recognizes the diversity and worth of all individuals and groups and their roles in society and our community. It is the policy of the Medford School Board that there will be no discrimination or harassment of individuals or groups on the grounds of age, color, creed, disability, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex or sexual orientation in any educational programs, activities or employment.
For District Federal Title Program compliance, please contact the Office of Federal Programs: (541) 842-3633
For District Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act compliance, please contact the Office of Special Education & Student Services: (541) 842-3628
For District American Disabilities Act compliance, please contact the Office of Human Resources: (541) 842-3625



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