Powers School District

Powers SCHOOL DISTRICT has been awarded the Darkness to Light Partner in Prevention™ distinction for 2018-2019

Staff Members Trained in Award-Winning Stewards of Children® Program for Child Sexual Abuse Prevention

Powers, OR – 10/4/18 – Powers School District has achieved Partner in Prevention status, a designation awarded by the nonprofit Darkness to Light to organizations which take extra steps to protect the children they serve by training staff to understand the issue of child sexual abuse, identify unsafe situations and practices, and react responsibly in the best interest of the children they serve.

One in 10 children will be sexually abused before the age of 18. Powers School District earned the Partner in Prevention designation by providing Stewards of Children® training to over 90% of its management, staff, and volunteers. This evidence-informed program is scientifically proven to help participants prevent and respond to child sexual abuse. Partner in Prevention was created as a national standard to help parents and caregivers recognize organizations that take child protection seriously by implementing policy and training staff to prevent child sexual abuse.

Darkness to Light is an international organization that leads the movement to end child sexual abuse by educating and empowering adults in education, youth serving organizations, and communities to protect children. Darkness to Light has affiliates in all 50 states and 17 international locations.

To learn more about child sexual abuse prevention training or to enroll your organization in Darkness to Light’s “Partner in Prevention” program, please visit www.D2L.org/education/partner-in-prevention

About Darkness to Light:

Darkness to Light is a nonprofit organization with the mission to empower adults to prevent child sexual abuse. Through education and awareness, the organization seeks to create a safer world for children to grow and thrive. Darkness to Light’s flagship program, Stewards of Children®, is a one-of-a-kind, award-winning training that teaches adults to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to child sexual abuse. More than 1.4 million adults have been trained using the program. For more information, visit www.D2L.org.

Start Times:

High School - 8:10

K-6th - 8:15

Pre-School - 8:15

Dismissal Times:

Pre-School and Kindergarten - 11:30 am

1st/2nd - 2:30 pm

3rd-12th - 3:25 pm

MONDAY - THURSDAY1st period 8:06 (8:10)-8:55 45 minutes2nd period 8:59 - 9:58 59 minutes3rd period 10:02-10:46 44 minutes4th period 10:50-11:49 59 minuteslunch 11:49-12:30 41 minutes5th period 12:30 (12:34)-1:18 44 minutes6th period 1:23- 2:23 60 minutes7th period 2:28-3:27 59 minutes
FRIDAY1st period 8:06 (8:10)-9:06 56 minutes3rd period 9:10-10:06 56 minutes5th period 10:10-11:06 56 minutes2nd,4th,6th, 7th 11:10-11:45 35 minutesactivity period 11:49-12:04 15 minutes
Powers School District #31Powers High SchoolPowers Elementary School1 High School Hill RoadP.O. Box 479Powers, OR 97466 Phone: 1-541-439-2291Fax: 1-541-439-2875E-mail
Superintendent: Matt Shorb

Powers School District recognizes the diversity and worth of all individuals and groups. The District practices equal opportunity and treatment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, age, veteran’s status, genetic information, and disability. It is the policy of this District and the School Board that there will be no discrimination or harassment of individuals or groups in any educational programs, activities, or employment. Powers School District provides equal access to individuals with disabilities.