Reynolds School District (Oregon)

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Reynolds School District
Type and location
Grades K-12
Established 1954
District information
Superintendent Linda Florence[1]
Other information
Website www.reynolds.k12.or.us

The Reynolds School District is a school district in the U.S. state of Oregon and serves the cities of Fairview, Wood Village and Troutdale, as well as parts of Portland and Gresham, with an enrollment of 10,700 students.

History[edit]

Reynolds School District is named for what was once the region's biggest employer, Reynolds Aluminum.[2] The district was formed when the Fairview, Troutdale, and Wilkes elementary school districts merged in 1954.[2]

Board[edit]

The Reynolds school board comprises seven elected members who serve for four years.[3]

Demographics[edit]

In the 2009 school year, the district had 499 students classified as homeless by the Department of Education, or 4.4% of students in the district.[4]

Schools[edit]

Elementary schools
  • Alder
  • Davis
  • Fairview
  • Four Corners
  • Glenfair
  • Hartley
  • Margaret Scott
  • Salish Ponds
  • Sweetbriar
  • Troutdale
  • Wilkes
  • Woodland
Middle schools
  • H. B. Lee
  • Reynolds
  • Walt Morey
Located in Troutdale, the Morey Elementary was named after Walt Morey who wrote books about the Pacific Northwest.
High schools
Charter schools

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Superintendent's Office". Reynolds School District. Retrieved June 10, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b Mayer, James (April 19, 2012). "Aluminum Plant Gone, but Memories Remain". The Oregonian. Retrieved June 10, 2014. 
  3. ^ "School Board". Reynolds School District. Retrieved June 10, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Count of homeless students in Oregon school districts, 2008-2009". The Oregonian. p. 6. Retrieved 2009-09-18. 

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