The mission of

North Powder
Charter School

is to provide for all students--the educational excellence for promotion of skills, self-esteem, life-long personal growth, and the fundamental knowledge for becoming responsible citizens in partnership with parents and community.

2017 Bond Information

The North Powder School Board has placed a School Bond Measure on the May 16, 2017 ballot. The purpose of the bond is to make capital improvements at district facilities.

Read more about the proposed bond.


Fri., Apr. 28, 2017

MS Track @ EOU 10:00 AM

Sat., Apr. 29, 2017

Sun., Apr. 30, 2017

Mon., May. 1, 2017

Riki's Room 9:00 AM

Tue., May. 2, 2017

5th to Baker 8:00 AM

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Notice of Budget Committee Meeting

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, pursuant to ORS 294.426, that a meeting of the budget committee of the North Powder School District #8J will be held on the 18th day of April, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. for the purpose of receiving the budget message and budget document of the district for the fiscal year 2017-2018. The meeting will be held in the North Powder School District Music Room, 333 G Street, North Powder, Oregon.

This is a public meeting where deliberations of the budget committee will take place and any person may appear and comment on proposed programs with the budget committee at that time. A copy of the budget document will be available at the time of the meeting.

The following days are the time and place of the scheduled additional Budget Committee Meetings that will be held to take public comment and review budget document: Date: May 16, 2017 at 5:30 PM at the North Powder School District Music Room

Spring Concert

The Spring Concert will be held on May 3 at 6:30 pm in the cafeteria.  Join us for an evening of entertainment with our award-winning band and choir.

Charter Enrollment

North Powder Charter School is currently accepting applications for the 2017-2018 school year.  Application forms can be found on this website under Parents~Forms. In order to continue offering excellence in education, NPCS caps class size at 23 students. There are slots available for the 17-18 school year in the following grade levels: PK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 10th and 12th. 

No School for PK-6 on April 27, 2017

There will be no school for PK-6th grades on Thursday, April 27, due to a staff training.  Grades 7-12 will have a regular school day.

Middle School Track Schedule

April 8th, Saturday - Union HS, Starts 10:00 AM, Departure Time 8:30

April 14th, Friday - Grant Union HS (John Day), Starts 11:00 AM, Departure 8:00

April 21st Friday - Helix, Starts 1:00, Departure Time 10:30

April 28th Friday - EOU, Starts 10:00 AM, Departure Time 8:30

May 6th Saturday - Joseph, Starts 11:00 AM, Departure 8:30