What’s new at John Wetten?

All Gladstone schools will be closed from March 16 through April 28 as part of a statewide school closure ordered by Oregon Governor Kate Brown to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus.

To prevent germs from spreading, please remind your child to wash hands thoroughly and often. Cough into a tissue or their sleeve. Anyone who is sick should stay home until 72 hours after all symptoms subside.

Schools provide free meals for kids during school closure
Gladstone Schools has 2 distribution sites for grab & go meals. Drive through & walk up service is provided to protect social distancing.

Gladstone Center for Children & Families
18905 Portland Avenue
9-10 a.m. weekdays

Meldrum Bar Park [near the play structures by the bathrooms]
19 Meldrum Bar Park Road
10:30 – 11:30 a.m. weekdays

District plan for new funds based on public input
The Student Success Act will bring Gladstone Schools over $1 million per year starting in fall 2020. The district plan for how to spend these funds to boost student achievement will be based on input from parents, staff and students gathered in fall 2019.
Find out about the plan.

Please inform the school about after school transportation changes
Do you need to change your child’s transportation after school?  Email JWETRANSPORTATION@GLADSTONE.K12.OR.US.  Please have all changes to us no later than 2 p.m. (1 p.m. on Wednesdays).  If you have any questions please contact our Transportation Secretary, Sharon Wadsworth at wadsworths@gladstone.k12.or.us.