Gladstone District News

Register now for fall Kindergarten!
If your child will turn 5 on or before September 1, it’s time to register for kindergarten at the Gladstone Center for Children & Families [GCCF].

This state-of-the-art facility was specially designed for our youngest learners, providing an array of learning opportunities, playgrounds, and family services on site. Our classrooms are spacious, calm, and joyful with an incredible staff that builds upon the strengths and abilities of each child.

Please complete online registration: ( Then join us for an incredible Kindergarten year starting in the Fall of 2021! If you have any questions please contact Heidi Smith at 503-496-3939.

Handbooks detail hybrid in-person learning health procedures
If your student is in the new hybrid program, a family handbook is available to explain safety strategies and health protocols that will be followed on school buses and in schools this spring. It includes links to some kid-friendly videos that help parents prepare students for their return to the classroom.
Handbook for Elementary In-person Learning
Secondary Handbook In-person Learning

School Board meetings about reopening
Gladstone School Board Meeting Video, 3.10.21

Gladstone School Board Special Session Video, 1.27.21
Gladstone School Board Meeting Video, 1.13.21

Gladstone graduation rate again hits historic high
Gladstone High School’s Class of 2020 had a district graduation rate of over 92.81%. The rate, a historic high, is more than 10% above the state average and 14% higher than it was six years ago.

“All of our staff continues to work tirelessly to develop and maintain a positive and supportive educational environment for our students that leads to success,” said Gladstone High School Principal Kevin Taylor. “We have great students who value their education and work hard to meet standards and expectations. We have also initiated support and credit recovery programs to ensure students have every opportunity to graduate on time.”

Login, password, technology, or access problems?
Call our Tech Support Hotline: 503.974.5072 

PLP/Online School: K-12
Theresa Schmidt:
Kindergarten [teacher-led] — Gladstone Center for Children & Families
Heidi Smith:
Grades 1-5 [teacher-led] — John Wetten Elementary
Linda Alberico:
Grades 6-8 [teacher-led] — Kraxberger Middle School
Jennifer Bokenyi:
Grades 9-12 [teacher-led] — Gladstone High
Vicki Baker: