2016 Crystal Apple Winners

Echo School District is proud to announce our Crystal Apple Award winners for 2016: Jessica Rist and Brandi Russell! The winners were recognized in a ceremony in Pendleton. Please join us in congratulating these great Echo School District employees!

Jessica Rist has been the counselor at Echo High School for two years. With her positive attitude and genuine excitement to help students, Jessica has become an enormous asset in the district. She goes above and beyond in her efforts to make sure seniors are on track to graduate and they complete college forms and applications. She teaches Character Education to elementary students and has taken on the Battle of the Books. “She is a true light to our school. The students of all ages love her and the energy she brings.”

Brandi Russell teaches math and P.E. at Echo High School and has worked in the district for five years. She is enthusiastic and charismatic about everything she teaches, going the extra mile to encourage students. Brandi teaches P.E. to all 6th through 8th graders, coaches girls’ Junior High basketball and takes students to events like Girls in Science. She is constantly striving to offer what’s best for students.

2016-2017 Battle of the Books Reading List

Click on the link below for the Official 2017 OBOB Title Lists:

OBOB Title Lists

Upcoming Events- this week in blue

Date     Event                                                  Time

May 23 FFA Awards Banquet 6:30

May 24 Music Dinner and Show

May 26 Celebration of Success 6:00

May 28 Ace Car Club Car Show Downtown Echo

May 30- Memorial Day- No School

June 1 Elementary Echo Excellence Assembly for 4th Quarter Awards 12:15

June 3 Echo Graduation. Echo Gym 6:00

June 7- Elementary End of the year Field Day 1-3pm

June 8 Preschool Graduation Echo Gym 6:00

June 8 Last Day of School

Echo Summer School - Free Lunch

More Information at  www.echo.k12.or.us

Elementary Summer School will be Mon-Friday:

July 11– July 22

Free Lunch is served  11:00-11:30 during Summer School.

All students ages 1-18, participating in summer school or not,  are welcome for free lunch,



Please go to the following link and nominate staff, alumni, and volunteer:





Echo School District

600 Gerone | Echo, Oregon 97826

Phone: 541.376.8436 | Fax: 541.376.8473

Content Copyright © 2005-2016

Echo School District 5-R is an equal opportunity educator and employer.