October is National Principals Month

National Principals Month recognizes the essential role that principals play in making a school great.

Principal Rachael George teaching writing

Rachael George has served as principal at Sandy Grade School since 2014. In 2016 the school was honored as recipient of Oregon’s Whole Child award for providing a healthy, safe, engaging, supported, and challenging learning environment for students.

School Digger ranks Sandy Grade 181st out of 700 Oregon elementary schools – a huge leap from being ranked 265th in 2016. Student academic performance is better than 74% of Oregon elementary schools.