Linda Vickrey Linda Vickrey
(541) 267-1340
Address: 333 S. 10th
Coos Bay, OR 97420
Phone: (541) 267-1340
Fax: (541) 267-7109
Grades: K – 3rd
School Hours: 7:50am – 2:32pm
Friday 7:50 – 11:30am
Office Hours: 7:00am – 3:30pm

Parent Information

Oregon State, District and School Report Cards

Registration Information 2015-16

Student Calendar 2015-16

Student Calendar Spanish

Supply List K-7

Dress Code


K Parent Handbook

K Parent Handbook Spanish

Student Handbook

Student Handbook Spanish

Computer Lab

Quick Links


Enchanted Learning

Toy Theater

SITE Council

Parent Guide to the Common Core State Standards

Bridges in Mathematics

Math Websites

Notification of School Closure or Other Emergencies

Below is the order in which Coos Bay Schools will notify parents, staff and the community in case of school closure or other emergency.

Auto Caller – Parents/guardians of students and staff receive a phone call or email with the message. Please make sure your contact information is up to date. Your school’s office will be happy to assist you. A recording of the message will also be available at 541-267-6149.

Flash Alert – Emails and/or texts of the message are sent to subscribers. Go to for more information on how to subscribe.

Media Outlets – The media (TV, radio, newspaper) is notified via Flash Alert. They also receive a separate email from the district office.

Webpage – The announcement is posted on the district’s webpage at

Facebook – The announcement is posted on Facebook at Bay School District

Welcome to Blossom Gulch Elementary!

Blossom Gulch ElementaryBlossom Gulch is a community school for approximately 585 kindergarten through 3rd grade students this year. Our motto is “Children First” and we are proud of our students’ academic achievement as well as the quality education we provide in a caring environment. We will continue to make the academic and social success of all students our primary focus.

We have a school wide Title I program that provides reading, writing and math instruction as well as counseling services and parent outreach activities. We have an active Booster Club/PTA whose fundraising provides enrichment activities, field trips and technology for all of our students. Look in our calendar of events for these activities!

Blossom Gulch has many excellent educational programs for students. These include:

  • Title I Reading and Math
  • Resource Room, Indian Education, Speech
  • SMART (Start Making a Reader Today)
  • ESD Adaptive Lifeskills Program
  • ELL English Language Learner’s Program
  • ESD RPATS program
  • Parent Outreach Program
  • Southwestern Oregon Community College Cadets
  • Marshfield High School Student Cadets
  • Enrichment Assemblies
  • Active Parent Teacher Association
  • Accelerated Reader Program
  • Healthy Kids Learn Better Project
  • Positive Behavior Support
  • Second Step Curriculum

Our school is located near Marshfield High School and is surrounded almost entirely by beautiful forest (see our Nature Trail Page).

Click here for a map and driving directions.

Calendar of Events


 5-26   TV Turn Off month
6   Muffins with Moms  7:00-7:45 AM
 10   PTA meeting  6 PM in the library
11   TV Turn Off   Swimming Last Name A-M 6:00-7:00
 12   TV Turn Off   Swimming Last Name N-Z 6:00-7:00
17   McTeacher Night
19   TV Turn Off  Game Night/Minute to Win it 6:00-7:00
26   TV Turn Off  Laps Night 6:00-7:00
30   Memorial Day  No School
  Donuts with Dad 7:00-7:45 AM
  One Up Day
16   Last day of School  Field Day


Parent Survey

Blossom Gulch Parent Survey

Kindergarten Registration for 2016-2017

Kindergarten Registration for Coos Bay Public Schools’ 2016-2017 school year kicks off on the following nights:
Thursday, Apr 21st from 4:00 – 6:00 PM with a Parent Meeting from 4:00 – 4:30
 Blossom Gulch 
Tuesday, Apr 28th from 4:00 – 6:00 PM with a Parent Meeting from 4:00 – 4:30

 Parents and their upcoming kindergarten students are invited to attend and register their child for the 2016-2017 school year.

 This registration is for students who will be age 5 on or before September 1, 2016. Parents are required to bring legal proof of birth date and an updated immunization record. Proof of birth date includes birth certificate, passport, hospital record, adoption papers, etc.

 If a parent is unsure of the school their child will be attending, they are encouraged to review the Attendance Areas map at the following link:  

Parents not able to attend this event may visit the schools any time after the registration event to pick up/drop off registration paperwork.
For more information, contact the school’s office between the hours of 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM.

Blossom Gulch School
333 S 10th St.

Madison School 
400 Madison St.

If you know of an upcoming kindergarten student, please let their parents know. Thanks for helping get the word out!!

Kindergarten Success Begins Early

Positive Parenting will be hosting an eight-week course on Tuesdays, April 5th – May 24th from 5:30 – 8:00 PM at Southwestern’s Family Center, 1988 Newmark Ave. in Coos Bay.

The workshop is to lay the groundwork for your child’s feelings of success and competence in school and life. Parents make the difference in helping children to feel competent in full-day kindergarten.

The evening workshops include FREE dinner for the family and FREE childcare. Pre-register at 541-888-1588 or

For more information, follow them at Facebook at

Kindergarten Success Flyer

Coos Bay School District Facebook Account

facebook Coos Bay School District is pleased to announce that a Facebook account has been created for the district to share school events and activities with parents, students and community members.
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