Friday, February 15th, ~ Two hour late start for the Helix SD, due to icy and foggy conditions Thanks, Darrick
Thursday, February 14th, ~ Two hour late start for the Helix SD, due to icy conditions and drifting snow. Bus schedules altered - Cub will turn around at the bottom of Raymond's driveway and head back to Helix. Grizzly will make two stops ~ Hwy 37 around 9:00am and Midway elevator at 9:30am. All other bus stops on gravel roads are likely drifted in. Sorry for the inconvenience. Thanks, Darrick
Tuesday, February 12th, ~ Two hour late start for the Helix SD, due to icy conditions and areas of freezing rain. Bus schedules altered - Cub will turn around at the bottom of Raymond's driveway and head back to Helix. Grizzly will make two stops ~ Hwy 37 around 9:00am and Midway elevator at 9:30am. All other stops are too icy or impassable. Sorry for the inconvenience. Thanks, Darrick
Monday, February 11th, ~ No school for the Helix SD, due to blowing, drifting and dangerous driving conditions. Thanks, Darrick
Sorry for the late notice ~ Monday, February 11th, ~ Two hour late start for the Helix SD, due to blowing and drifting conditions and possible snow later tonight.
The HS basketball game in Wallowa on Saturday, Feb. 9th has been cancelled, due to dangerous road conditions on I-84.
Today's Helix MS Girls basketball starting time has changed, due to Heppner cancelling. The Helix girls will now play Weston at 4:00 PM, starting with the A-Team. This game will be at Helix in the main gym.
HS BASKETBALL GAME CHANGE The final home HS basketball game has been moved to Thursday, Feb. 7th, instead of Friday. Varsity girls will play at 6:00pm and the varsity boys at 7:30pm. Coaches recognition will be around 7:30pm, senior recognition be prior to the varsity games and senior slave auction after the boys varsity game. The Pep Band will be cancelled. The MS Girls will also be playing on Thursday vs. Pilot Rock in the new gym at 4:00PM. Please share this message so everyone know about this change. Hope to see you there. GO GRIZZLIES!!
At this time, I do not anticipate a late start or cancellation of school for Wednesday, Feb. 6th. I will let you know immediately if weather conditions cause this decision to change. As is always the case, you as a parent may decide to keep your children home, if you deem the road conditions unsafe. Thank you, Darrick Cope
In the interest of safety for our students, staff and parents, the Helix School District has decided to cancel school for Tuesday, Feb. 5th. This closure is due to snowy conditions, drifting and a forecast of continued inclement weather. Sorry if this decision causes an inconvenience for you and your family. Thanks, Darrick Cope
Griswold Basketball changes for Saturday, Feb. 2nd ~ 1/2 JV girls will play at 2pm, Varsity boys at 3pm and Varsity girls at 4:30pm. Varsity games were switched so the varsity girls had a break after they play a JV game, since there isn't a JV boys game. GO GRIZZLIES!!
Just a reminder, Friday, Feb. 1st is a teacher inservice day and an early dismissal. Students will be excused at 12:23 PM.
Griswold High School Basketball; Friday, Feb. 1 @ Nixyaawii--varsity only--6:00 PM girls, 7:30 PM boys; Saturday, Feb. 2 @ Cove--(possible 2:30 PM start with 1/2 JV girls) varsity girls at 4:00 PM, boys at 5:30 PM
Just a reminder, Friday, Jan 11th is the end of 2nd quarter and an early dismissal day. Students will be excused at 12:23 PM.
To check your 6th - 12th grade student's academic progress, login into the following website: https://sm.helix.k12.or.us/FamilyLink/Login.aspx?timeout=true
For an OSAA Physical Form, you can click on the following link: http://www.osaa.org/docs/forms/PhysicalExamination-2017.pdf
For an OSAA Physical Form, click on Menu (top of page) and then Parent Resources. You will find a .pdf form in the Athletics folder.
Students, parents, staff and community members are encouraged to use SafeOregon, a statewide tip line for reporting student safety threats. The website is www.safeoregon.com.