Health and Safety:
Summer can be fun for a lot of kids, but for some it is a stressful time. The American Academy of Pediatrics reports that a majority of children ages 10-18 are dissatisfied with their bodies and how they look. It How do you promote healthy eating? What are the signs your child might have an eating disorder?
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The TrackTown Youth League is a series of FREE all-comer track meets this May and June across Oregon, open to all boys and girls ages 8-14. Events include the 100m, 400m, 1500m, long jump and turbojav. No prior track & field experience is needed! Top finishers will advance to a Championship Meet at Hayward Field at the University of Oregon during the U.S Olympic Track & Field Trials.
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Oregon Rising! What's your dream?
Oregon Rising Town Hall, 6-8 p.m. at Madison High School, 2735 NE 82nd Avenue, Portland. Childcare and interpretation will be available. The Confederation of Oregon School Administrators (COSA), in partnership with the Oregon School Boards Association (OSBA) and the Oregon Education Association (OEA), invites the public to imagine the education you want for your kids, grandkids and for the child next door. Consider the possibilities. Describe your dream. Share your voice. Read more at
Oregon Rising. Share your thoughts in a
short survey here.