Education Hearing In Hermiston - April 25

Dear Hermiston-area Virtual School Parent,

On Wednesday, April 25 at 7:00pm, the Joint Legislative Committee on Student Success will be holding a hearing at Hermiston High School in Hermiston. The Committee will be traveling around the state to hear from students, parents, teachers and administrators. They will explore the best practices in schools around Oregon and develop recommendations to address the gaps that are limiting student success.

It is vitally important that virtual public schools are part of this debate. As a virtual public school family, would you be willing to testify at this hearing to let our state leaders know why a virtual public school is the right fit for your family?

Please see the hearing details below:

Joint Legislative Committee on Student Success
Wednesday, April 25
7:00pm – public hearing
6:30pm – witness registration
Hermiston High School Auditorium
600 South First Street

The virtual school parent voice must be heard in the debate surrounding education in our state. Are you willing to be that voice? Please respond to if you are interested in testifying at the April 25thhearing in Hermiston. 

Thank you for your consideration of this urgent need.


Debbie Thibodeaux
President, OVPSA
Parent to Jordan - 9th grade, Baker Web Academy
Michaela - 7th grade, Baker Web Academy
Zach - 3rd grade, Baker Academy