District Office

504 N.Third Ave/PO Box 28 Rockaway Beach, OR 97136

Phone: 503-355-2222

Fax: 503-355-3434

Garibaldi Grade School

604 Cypress Ave/PO Box317 Garibaldi, OR 97118

Phone: 503-322-0311

Fax: 503-322-2193

Nehalem Elementary

36300 Eighth St/PO Box 190 Nehalem, OR 97131

Phone: 503-355-3650

Fax: 503-368-7721

Neah-Kah-Nie Middle School

25111 Hwy 101 N Rockaway Beach, OR 97136

Phone: 503-355-2990

Fax: 503-355-8514

Neah-Kah-Nie High School

24705 Hwy 101 N Rockaway Beach, OR 97136

Phone: 503-355-2272

Fax: 503-355-8200



January is School Board Recognition Month

The Neah-Kah-Nie School District will join the other 196 school districts throughout Oregon to celebrate January as, “School Board Recognition Month.” Our seven school board members spend countless hours of unpaid time working to provide the best possible education for our students.  Board members attend monthly board meetings, participate in occasional trainings, and constantly communicate [...]

By | January 3rd, 2017|News, Superintendent's Blog|0 Comments

Treasure Award recipients

Staff, thank you for nominating so many deserving candidates for first trimester’s Treasure Award employee recognition.  It was very difficult for the NKN School District Employee Recognition Committee to select only two employees.  Neah-Kah-Nie School District has so many outstanding employees, it is exciting to recognize two stellar employees who exemplify the intent [...]

By | December 1st, 2016|News|0 Comments

September 13, 2016

Congratulations Cynthia Grelck, 7th and  8th grade math teacher; Ruben Bitts and Sarah Crow, 6th grade math teachers; and all NKN School District staff for your efforts in producing the fifth highest percentage of 8th graders meeting or exceeding Smarter Balanced Assessment in math in Oregon!    Neah-Kah-Nie High School missed earning a spot in the [...]

By | September 13th, 2016|News, Superintendent's Blog|0 Comments

Rockaway Beach First Student Wins Regional Safety & Efficiency Award

We are pleased to announce that Rockaway Beach First Student, responsible for providing bus transportation for the Neah-Kah-Nie School District, has received DriveSmart recognition as an Area Champion for efforts to maximize fuel efficiency, dedication to roadway safety, and on-time school arrival performance. DriveSmart is tool used by First Student to rate all of their [...]

By | August 11th, 2016|News|0 Comments

August 9, 2016

  Dear Neah-Kah-Nie School District Families: I am excited to welcome you back to the 2016-17 school year.  Our custodians and maintenance staff (Bob Horton, Luke Nugent, Darren Hastings, Karla Watkins, John Wheeler, Jeff Short, and Paul Short) worked hard to prepare schools for the return of your children.  I want to thank our SUPER [...]

By | August 9th, 2016|News, Superintendent's Blog|0 Comments


  Dear Neah-Kah-Nie Staff, Welcome back to the Neah-Kah-Nie School District!  Summer went by in a flash.  It feels like yesterday I saw many of you at the NKN High School sponsored pancake breakfast on July 4th. I hope you had time to relax and enjoy the beautiful weather on the north Oregon coast or [...]

By | August 5th, 2016|News|0 Comments


Neah-Kah-Nie High School Recognized with Top Honors at FBLA National Leadership Conference in Atlanta   Rockaway Beach, Oregon, July 2016 —More than 9,380 of America’s best and brightest high school students traveled to the Peach State to CONNECT with top future business leaders and showcase their talents as they competed for the opportunity to win [...]

By | July 26th, 2016|News|0 Comments


Neah-Kah-Nie School District Community, I am proud to announce Nehalem Elementary Principal Kristi Woika as the Oregon Small Schools Association Administrator of the Year for 2016!  The Oregon Small Schools Association (OSSA) recognizes one school administrator each year who excels in his/her leadership position.  Criteria for this prestigious award includes integrity, leadership, commitment to community, [...]

By | June 15th, 2016|News, Superintendent's Blog|0 Comments


After reading about recent cases of lead in the drinking water in Flynt, Michigan and Portland Public Schools, I would like to inform parents and staff how the Neah-Kah-Nie School District ensures drinking water in our schools is safe.  All drinking water in our schools comes from  Garibaldi, Rockaway Beach, and Nehalem Water Departments.  All [...]

By | June 1st, 2016|News, Superintendent's Blog|0 Comments