Winter Break Resources

Hello Redmond School District Families,

As we enter our first day of winter break, I want to thank you all for an incredible start to the 2019-20 school year. We have had a lot to celebrate, from the accomplishments of our students to the hard work of our talented district team.

And while there is much to celebrate, I recognize that the holiday season can be a stressful time for some children and families. Breaks from school mean changes to routines and extra demands on time. I believe we should ensure that our students are aware of the multiple avenues available to them to share information that concerns them, 24-hours a day. 

Two years ago, the First Step App, a suite of tip and talk resources available on every student’s Chromebook in grades 6-12. We hope to encourage students to reach out when they needed help or wanted to connect with staff, law enforcement or resources. This tool has been a resounding success and has been embraced by students. First Step has received more than 14,000 visits and has …

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RSD Seeks Budget Committee Applicants

Redmond School District is seeking applicants for three vacant positions on the Budget Committee.

The Budget Committee is comprised of all five school board members and five appointed Budget Committee members. Budget Committee members are appointed to serve for a three-year term.

The Budget Committee will begin meeting and deliberating on the 2017-2018 district budget in the winter of 2017. Applications will be accepted at the district office until 5:00 p.m. on Friday, November 11, 2016. If necessary, applicants will be interviewed at the November 16, 2016 school board meeting. Budget Committee members will be appointed at the December 14, 2016 school board meeting.

Budget Committee members must reside in the Redmond School District and may not be employed by the district. For more information, please call Kathy Steinert, Director of Fiscal Services, at the district administration office, 541-923-8927.

The application is available online and in person at the district office at 145 SE Salmon Drive in Redmond.


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Welcome Back from the Superintendent

Dear Redmond School District families,

Welcome back to school!  In a blink of an eye summer has passed and beautiful September is here.  I hope you have enjoyed the last few months of sunshine and time spent with your families!  My summer was filled with farming, horses and a quick trip to the California Redwoods with my wife and children.

Redmond School District has been busy preparing for our students this summer.  Just weeks ago, we welcomed 50 new educators to our district, who are all thrilled to meet you and your children.  Four of our district schools have new principals (John Tuck, Obsidian, RHS and Terrebonne) and two of our secondary schools have new assistant principals (Obsidian and RHS).  Together with our returning staff, we are a very strong team and we will continue to focus on people as our most valuable resource; students, staff, parents and community members.

We’ve also been hard at work implementing several safety and security enhancements both at the school and district level.  A new track was installed at Obsidian Middle School.  The roof …

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Superintendent McIntosh

A Message from Mike McIntosh

Dear Parents, Students and Community Members,

They say if you want something done, find someone that is really busy. With that said, at Redmond School District we are busy accomplishing a ton of stuff for the good of kids. Every employee, every parent and every community partner are doing more than their part to create a climate of success for each child. Thank you, thank you, thank you.

I cannot believe it’s March already! Seems like just yesterday we were celebrating New Year’s. As we brace ourselves for spring break and everything else that’s going on in your busy household, I’d like to share a few things that we’ve been working on to maintain a safe environment for your children when they are in our classrooms. I have not had the opportunity to share with you in awhile.

As I’ve mentioned before, our first and most important priority is providing a safe and nurturing environment for each and every child to grow and succeed. I would like to share a few key items about RSD and this issue:

In January, …

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