School Board Seeks to Fill Vacancy

The Board of Directors of Creswell School District 40 is accepting applications from district patrons to fill a School Board of Director’s vacated position. The term for this appointment will expire June 30, 2019. Qualified candidates are asked to submit a board application outlining their qualifications and interest in serving on the board. Applications are available in the district office and here. The application must be received in the Creswell School District Office, 998 West A Street, Creswell, OR 97426, by 12:00 p.m. on December 15, 2017. To be eligible for appointment, the candidate must,

  1. have resided in the district for one year immediately preceding the appointment,
  2. be qualified to vote in the district, and
  3. not be an officer or employee of the district.

Recommendations will be made at an upcoming board meeting.

New Creswell HS Assistant Principal Selected

Creswell School District is pleased to announce that Alan Stearns has been selected as the next assistant principal at Creswell High School. Mr. Stearns comes to Creswell from Sutherlin School District, where he currently serves as a social studies teacher.

Before joining Sutherlin SD, Mr. Stearns spent seven years in Colorado as a high school teacher where his additional responsibilities included coordinating an AVID program, serving on school and district leadership committees, and coaching cross country and track. Mr. Stearns is an exceptional leader with a stellar track record for preparing students for success. He is excited to join CHS and the Creswell community.

Mr. Stearns recently completed his administrative licensure program. He earned his B.S. in History from Southern Oregon University in 2007 and his Master of Arts in Teaching from SOU in 2008.

Mr. Stearns is an Oregon native, originally from Oakland, Oregon. He and his wife enjoy traveling and working at the family ranch.

Mr. Stearns is a welcome addition to Creswell High School and Creswell School District.