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School Board Recognition Letter

Monday, January 1, 2018 Dear Neah-Kah-Nie School District Staff, Students, Parents, and Community: 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.  [...]

School Board Recognition Letter 2018-01-02T16:03:54+00:00

Nehalem Elementary seismic grant

Nehalem Elementary Parents, I am excited to share with you that the $1.4 million dollar seismic upgrade at Nehalem Elementary is 99% complete!  The demolition and reconstruction lasted until the first day of school.    Extensive construction occurred over the summer to the main building at Nehalem Elementary including some windows removed and reinforced with rebar [...]

Nehalem Elementary seismic grant 2017-09-25T19:59:37+00:00

Neah-Kah-Nie School District Is Your School District

Neah-Kah-Nie School District Is Your School District YOUR SCHOOL DISTRICT STAFF 69% of licensed staff have a master’s degree or higher 6 years is the average experience of our new teachers 10 years is the average experience for our teachers $39,296 is the first year teacher salary with no teaching experience (2017-18) $42,210 is the [...]

Neah-Kah-Nie School District Is Your School District 2017-08-14T15:32:31+00:00

Neah-Kah-Nie In-service Week Schedule

Neah-Kah-Nie In-service Week Schedule 2017-2018   Friday, August 18 8:00-4:00                   New staff orientation @ district office (Synergy, PERS, leave requests, etc.)  Lunch will be provided.  Kathie Sellars is the organizer. Tuesday, August 22 8:00-4:00                   Elementary Developing Academic Language Learners (DAL) Training @ DO Board Room.  Instructional assistants/media are encouraged to sign up for this [...]

Neah-Kah-Nie In-service Week Schedule 2017-08-14T15:30:19+00:00

Welcome to the Neah-Kah-Nie School District!

Message from Our Superintendent As the Neah-Kah-Nie School District Superintendent, I am thrilled to begin the 2017-18 school year! Every new school year begins with many exciting moments for students, parents, and staff.  Returning students are eager to renew friendships with classmates.  Students are anxious to meet new teachers and to be reacquainted with instructional [...]

Welcome to the Neah-Kah-Nie School District! 2017-08-14T15:26:00+00:00

Neah-Kah-Nie School District Employee Treasure Awards

Staff, congratulations to the Neah-Kah-Nie School District Employee Treasure Awards recipients for third trimester: Kim Miller and Russell Zaugg.  This semester it was very difficult for the Employee Recognition Committee to select our two outstanding recipients because there were so many qualified candidates. Kim Miller When we came together to talk about Kim Miller, it [...]

Neah-Kah-Nie School District Employee Treasure Awards 2017-05-31T16:41:31+00:00

Teacher Appreciation Week is May 1-5

Teacher Appreciation Week is May 1-5, please recognize our outstanding licensed staff with a simple “Thank you!”  Neah-Kah-Nie School District is proud of our licensed staff including teachers, school counselors, literacy coach, and all other licensed staff who we entrust to teach, counsel, coach, and mentor our students.  I don’t know of a job more [...]

Teacher Appreciation Week is May 1-5 2017-05-02T16:17:30+00:00

Classified Week

NKN Staff, please take a few moments to recognize our classified staff during Classified Week.  When I think of our classified staff, I think of: Shawn Grimes, IA, GGS-Shawn was ecstatic that one of his assigned  students completed all math, reading, writing, and social skills tasks, on time.  Shawn was more excited than the student.  [...]

Classified Week 2017-03-08T20:57:44+00:00

Treasure Award recipients

Congratulations to Delpha Corwin, high school head secretary, and Jenna Betts, high school English Language Arts teacher, for being selected as the second trimester Neah-Kah-Nie School District Treasure Award recipients! Dr. Buckmaster wrote these inspiring words in her nomination of Delpha for this award: It is hard to put all that Delpha does [...]

Treasure Award recipients 2017-03-10T00:07:39+00:00

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 [...]

January is School Board Recognition Month 2017-03-10T00:07:42+00:00

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