Linda Vickrey
Linda Vickrey


(541) 267-1340

 333 S. 10th
 Coos Bay, OR 97420
 (541) 267-1340
 ( 541) 267-7109
 K – 3rd
School Hours:
 8:00 a.m–2:35 p.m.
 Friday 8:00–12:57 p.m.
Office Hours:
 7:00 a.m.–3:45 p.m.

Parent Information

State Testing/SBAC Opt-Out Information 

Oregon State, District, and School Report Cards

Click here to see the Oregon State, District and School Report Card

Parent & Student Handbook

 Operation Backpack-Shoebox

Operation Backpack-Shoebox is a program that helps provide needy children backpacks, school supplies, clothing and hygiene products.

Click here for more information about Operation Backpack

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

Quick Links


Enchanted Learning

Toy Theater

SITE Council

Parent Guide to the Common Core State Standards

Bridges in Mathematics

Math Websites

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  First day for 1st – 3rd grade
5-8  Kindergarten Orientation
11  First day for Kindergarten
4  Walk to School Day
5  Vision Screening
11-12  Conferences  Early Release 12:57 both days
30  Picture Day


Kindergarten & New to the District Registration for 2017-2018 School Year

Coos Bay School District invites parents of upcoming kindergarten and new to the district students to register their students for the upcoming school year.

After July 15th, you can pick up a registration packet at Milner Crest Education Center, 1255 Hemlock Ave. in Coos Bay. (off N 10th St. above Mingus Park)

Kindergarten registration is for students who will be five years old on or before September 1, 2017. Please bring legal proof of birth date and immunization records.

We will be happy to assist you in determining which school  your student will be attending.

For more information, please call 541-267-1310.

2017-2018 Calendar & Supply List

2017-18 Student Calendar        2017-18 Student Calendar Spanish        School Supply List

FREE Summer Daycamp: Mobile Science & Engineering

The Oregon Coast STEM Hub is sponsoring a two day engineering camp for middle school students at Coquille Jr/Sr High School August 7th-8th.

Register Online

Camp Registration Form     English       Spanish

Flyer   English      Spanish


Tracy Crews
Oregon Sea Grant Marine Education Manager
Oregon Coast STEM Hub Programming Coordinator
Oregon State University
Hatfield Marine Science Center
2030 SE Marine Science Drive
Newport, Oregon 97365

OSU logo

Art Cart in the Park

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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