*
Back to John Muir School
*

*
About John Muir School
*
**
About our School PowerPoint
*
**
School Brochure
*
**
School Nurse and Student Health
*
**
Site Council
*
**
Title 1 at John Muir
*
*
Academics
*
*
Programs & Activities
*
*
For Parents
*
*
For Students
*
*
Honors & Achievements
*
*
Principal's Message
*
*
CDS and School Counseling
*


100 Walker Ave.
Ashland, OR 97520
Phone: 541.482.8577
Fax: 541.482.8328
Contact: Laura Davis
Email: 
Hours: Office Hours: M/T/TH: 8:00-3:30 W: 8:00-3:00 F: CLOSED
About John Muir School

Welcome Sign
Welcome Sign

The John Muir School opened its doors in the fall of 2006. Part of the Ashland School District, this program provides academically challenging education for children in kindergarten through eighth grade with an emphasis on natural science, traditional arts, and music.

Children in the school build relationships with the natural world through planting, hiking, sketching and spending time outdoors. They hone skills of observation, theorization, inference and synthesis by watching, discussing, and interacting with nature. They experience the outdoors in rain, snow and sunny weather and learn to walk comfortably through the woods. They develop skills to record their observations and ideas in poems, essays, narratives, painting and drawing.

Study outside the classroom occurs through day trips for the youngest members of the school to backpacking trips for the oldest. Children learn to study plants and animals without harm, interference, or negative environmental impact. Stewardship remains part of their lifelong relationship with nature.

Music, laughter, dance, drama, and art are regular components of the school week. They are essential curricular skills as well as extensions of learning serving as response to knowledge and concepts.

View our brochure and a powerpoint presentation explaining the John Muir School by clicking on the links in the menu to the left.

"Who publishes the sheet-music of the winds or the music of water written in river-lines?"    John Muir




Today's Events - Wednesday September 28 2016
No Events For Today
Upcoming Events - Friday September 30 2016
Boys Freshman Football
@
Springfield HS
- 3:00 PM
Boys Varsity Soccer
@
Thurston HS
- 4:00 PM
Boys Junior Varsity Soccer
@
Thurston HS
- 4:00 PM
Girls Junior Varsity Volleyball
vs.
Marist HS
- 4:00 PM
Girls JV 2 Volleyball
vs.
Marist HS
- 4:00 PM
Girls Varsity Soccer
vs.
Thurston HS
- 5:00 PM
Girls Junior Varsity Soccer
vs.
Thurston HS
- North Mountain Park
- 5:00 PM
Girls Varsity Volleyball
vs.
Marist HS
- 5:15 PM
Boys Varsity Football
@
Springfield HS
- 7:00 PM
Employee Corner
Ashland Schools Foundation
Be an ASD Volunteer
Ashland School District - 2016 All Rights Reserved   |   Printer friendly version   |   Site by Project A   | 
Bookmark and Share