Oregon Open Campus in Jefferson County is committed to providing education that meets the needs of our community. Through Open Campus, Oregon State University is working with a variety of community partners to support:
The Juntos program (pronounced: Who-n-tos) provides Latino families with the resources and knowledge needed to finish high school and gain access to college.
Career and College Awareness Night was offered in partnership with OOC, COCC, and Kids Club of Jefferson County. 25 professionals came and set up booths about their careers. A highlight of the evening included AirLink landing a helicopter in the field next to the club. Youth were then able to sit in the helicopter and see how it operates.
First Aid/CPR classes are being offered for the community and it's businesses in conjunction with Cascade Lane CPR. Check website for dates or call to set up dates that work for your group or business.
The Jefferson County Education Council is a group of citizens, representing all facets of our community, interested in directing the future of education in our county, particularly post-secondary education.
The COCC Madras Campus offers credit classes, adult basic education/college preparation programs and classes for high school students.