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

Superintendent’s Blog

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The community is invited to the Neah-Kah-Nie community track and field renovation "open house", Saturday, April 23 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM. This is an opportunity to learn more about the proposed $1.6 million dollar track and field renovation project. School board members, school administrators, coaches, and student athletes will be available to answer [...]

By | April 19th, 2016|News, Superintendent's Blog|0 Comments


Nehalem Elementary received a $1.4 million construction grant from the Seismic Rehabilitation Grant Program.  This is a state of Oregon competitive grant that provides funding for the seismic rehabilitation of critical public buildings, primarily public schools and emergency services facilities. After an engineering analysis, Nehalem Elementary was the first priority, before Garibaldi Grade School.  Hopefully, [...]

By | April 11th, 2016|News, Superintendent's Blog|0 Comments


Nehalem Elementary Parents and Community Members, Thank you for attending the NCRD/Neah-Kah-Nie School District sponsored question & answer session on Tuesday, April 5.  NCRD staff & Neah-Kah-Nie School District Board members and administrators were pleased with the opportunity to reach out to you in a meaningful way to answer your questions on the status of [...]

By | April 7th, 2016|News, Superintendent's Blog|0 Comments


To Nehalem Elementary Parents, It has come to my attention there is some misinformation in the community concerning NCRD’s swim program that provides swim lessons to Nehalem Elementary students. NCRD and the Neah-Kah-Nie School District have a long history of collaboration to provide swim lessons and other services to youth, this collaboration is as strong [...]

By | March 30th, 2016|News, Superintendent's Blog|0 Comments

January is School Board Recognition Month

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 [...]

By | January 6th, 2016|Superintendent's Blog|0 Comments

Oregon School Boards Association (OSBA) Convention

Oregon School Boards Association (OSBA) Convention I had the honor of attending the OSBA Convention November 13-14 in Portland with the NKN School Board.  NKN School Board: Terry Kelly, Chair; Pat Ryan, Vice Chair, and fellow board members Lisa Hooley, Eugene Tish,  JoDee Riderbusch, Trisha Hixon, and Carol Mahoney participated in the annual conference.  Conference [...]

By | November 16th, 2015|Superintendent's Blog|0 Comments

District Student Attendance Data

District Student Attendance Data Oregon Department of Education (ODE)  released state-wide student attendance data on October 22.   ODE data includes information on student attendance at the district, school, grade, and student group level.  The main report looks at the percent of students who were attending school regularly (students who were not chronically absent) in the [...]

By | October 28th, 2015|Superintendent's Blog|0 Comments