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

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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!

Coos Bay School District Bond Measure #6-166

Coos Bay School District has prepared factual information regarding the bond measure. Go to for more information. Be sure to Vote by November 7th.

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.

Coos Bay School District Bond

Click here for updates on Coos Bay School District Bond Construction

Calendar of Events

2 School Resumes
8  School Board meeting  6 PM
9  PTA Meeting  6 pm Library
10  Pastries with Parents  3rd Grade  8 AM
15  No School  Martin Luther King Jr. Day
19  No School  Professional Development Day
26  No School  Grading day
14  Valentine’s Day class parties
19  NO SCHOOL   President’s Day



Teacher of the Year

PRESS RELEASE-Teacher of the year

The Health Benefits of Beets

3 Dec Beets poster

More information: Healthy Bytes Article

The Health Benefits of Quinoa

4 Jan Quinoa poster

Discover more about Quinoa

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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