HOOD RIVER — It was another full agenda for the Hood River County School District Board of Directors during its Feb. 8 meeting, held at Westside Elementary.

Rich Polkinghorn

Hood River County School District Superintendent Rich Polkinghorn.

Superintendent Rich Polkinghorn began with a report on the active shooter event on Feb. 2 that put lower valley schools — May Street and Westside elementary schools, Hood River Middle School, Hood River Options Academy and Hood River Valley High School — on secured status.

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Bill Newton