Articles tagged with: North Clackamas

Dec 01 2016

Sorrow & Celebration

Posted in Stories, School Partnership Network

Sorrow & Celebration
Our friends in the North Clackamas School District have experienced a wide gamut of emotions this fall. Joe Krumm, the longtime Executive Director of Community and Government Relations passed away unexpectedly and his death brought a shocking wave of sadness to everyone associated with the district. In contrast to the devastating loss, the North Clackamas School District also named Superintendent Matt Utterback the 2017 Oregon Superintendent of the Year. The announcement brought about much needed celebration throughout the district in the midst of mourning the loss of their dear friend and colleague.
Oct 27 2015

The Statistics Do Tell a Story

Posted in Stories, Happenings, School Partnership Network

The Statistics Do Tell a Story
How do you measure success? While numbers aren't always the best indication of how successful a particular program is or isn't, they often do "tell a story" about what is happening on a broader basis. Therefore, when Jen Hall of the SPN staff recently compiled the latest statistics on existing church/school partnerships which we've tracked in the metro area, we were all very interested to see what the "numbers" actually said!

In a state normally considered to be one of the "least churched states" in America, the strength of our current church and school partnership movement is significant—significant enough to garner attention from around the country!