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Announcements & News

Immunization Clinic Offered in August

immunization clinic flyer- available for download on page as PDF

The Umatilla County Public Health Department is offering Back to School Immunization Clinics:

Tuesday, August 21 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
at Public Health Department, 200 SE 3rd Street, Pendleton

Friday, August 24 8:00 AM - 5:000 PM
at Public Health Department, 435 E. Newport Ave., Hermiston

No appointment is needed; please bring your insurance information and child's shot record.

Download this information as a flyer (PDF)

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2018-19 School Year Information

stack of books with apple on top

The 2018-19 school year is quickly approaching! Below you will find the AES school supply lists, current free/reduced lunch application, and the letter to household with instructions and information about applying for free/reduced meals. All documents are downloadable/printable PDFs.

Find prices and other meal related info on our district site: https://athwest.k12.or.us/food-service-information

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Nature Kids Events

Nature Kids logo

Blue Mountain Land Trust​ releases elementary Nature Kids event schedule. Nature Kids is an educational series dedicated to encouraging children to explore, play, learn about and take action for nature. Learn more and register here: https://bmlt.org/nature-kids. Contact Lauren Platman with any questions at laurenatbmlt.org or 509-525-3136.


  • Saturday, June 30 – Bioblitz
  • Tuesday, July 17 - Nature Kids: Water Investigators
  • Tuesday, August 7 - Nature Kids: Environmental Fair
  • Saturday, September 29 - Nature Kids: STEM in Nature
  • Saturday, October 27 - Nature Kids: Go Batty
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Summer Lunch Program

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Athena-Weston School District is proud to announce their Summer Lunch Program! Kick-Off Day - Monday, June 11, 2018! Download this information as a flyer (PDF)

  • Dates: Monday-Friday, June 11 to August 24 (closed Wednesday, July 4)
  • Time: 12pm-12:30pm
  • Locations: Athena City Park and Weston City Park
  • Cost: FREE for children and teens ages 1-18
  • Examples of menu items include: hot dogs/corndogs, tuna sandwiches, hamburgers, bean and cheese burritos, apples, watermelon, grapes, oranges, fresh vegetables, juice, milk

(Must be present to receive lunch and lunch must be eaten in service area)

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The Sound of Fiddles

Fiddler Kelly Thibodeaux plays for students

Athena Elementary Students will learn from fiddler Kelly Thibodeaux this week. Kelly is a professional fiddler from Louisiana with more than 35 years playing the violin. He will be instructing elementary students all week. His specialty is teaching basic skills in a short period of time. Each classroom will have a recital on Friday to demonstrate their new musical skills. Parents will receive notification when those recital times will be.

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