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International School board gets update on program

EducationInternational School board gets update on program

Nov. 21—The Oregon International School’s board of directors heard an update on the program from Erin Lair, superintendent of the Baker School District, on Nov. 15.

The Oregon International School (OIS) is operated through the Baker School District. This year about 28 students from several countries, including Ukraine, Cambodia, Italy and Spain, are attending Baker High School.

Some of those students had birthday celebrations during the Dia De Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) celebration earlier this month at the high school.

Lair said it was a moment that showed the “robust and authentic blending of cultures in celebration around those things,” that is a goal of the OIS.

“It was also interesting to realize that, I’m pretty sure there are some countries that have never seen a piñata before,” Lair said.

Claire Hobson is chair of the OIS board of directors. Other board members are Andrew Bryan and Jessica Dougherty, both Baker 5J School District board members, and Katie Lamb, a former 5J…

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