Orleans Elementary

School District Moves Full Steam Ahead on Repairs

“The whole roof needs to come off,” KTJUSD Superintendent, Dione Beilby said. “It’s leaking down into the gym. We absolutely cannot have puddles of water and roof tiles falling down.” Read More →

Community Focus on School Meal Program

Parents and school district staff are looking at more ways to deliver healthy and nutritious food to students in the Klamath-Trinity Joint Unified School District (KTJUSD). Read More →

Two Klamath-Trinity Students Win History Day Awards

Two students from Orleans Elementary School won awards for their projects at Humboldt County’s history-day competition. Fifth grader Scer-ere Cooper – whose name means “Bear” in Yurok – completed his project on the Red Cap War that lasted from 1850 to 1855 near the village of Panamnik (present-day Orleans). Read More →

Fall Festival in Orleans

Deja Coleman and Martina Mapatis watch the sun over the mountains while dressed in traditional regalia at the Orleans Elementary School Fall Festival last week. The School hosted the community event and coordinated activities such as acorn preparation, art projects, fern and pinenut preparation, and apple juice making with an apple press. Read More →

How to Help Your Child do Well in School

It’s back to school time! We send our children to school for a lot of reasons (the law being one major factor), but what are you doing to help your kids be successful in school besides buying them school clothes and getting them on the bus every day? After school programs, sports, and other extracurricular activities are all very important in making your child a well-rounded and well prepared individual for college, the world, and for themselves and their communities. Read More →

10th Annual Fish Fair: We Are a Part of This Land

A few short months before the Klamath Fish Kill of 2002, teachers at Hoopa Elementary School organized a community event in hopes of bringing awareness and a sense of stewardship to their students and their families. Read More →

Dell’ Arte Orleans Style

The actor-teachers visiting Orleans Elementary were actually students themselves from the Dell’Arte School of Physical Comedy in Blue Lake and the week-long visit was the Dell’Arte equivalent of their final exam. Read More →

Op-Ed (Letter From New Sup: KTJUSD Getting a Makeover)

We commend the Two Rivers Tribune for taking both a reflective stance and a future forecast on Education in the Klamath-Trinity area. Spring is often thought of as a time of renewal of many things. Read More →