Schools

Adrian parents, kids speak out in protest

Kevin Purnell, superintendent of Adrian School District, stands outside the elementary/middle school, where he is also principal. (Photo: The Enterprise/Liliana Frankel)

ADRIAN – Students and parents in the Adrian School District kept up the pressure to return to class full-time, staging one protest last week and then showing up to insist on a full day of school.

The return-to-class move on Thursday, Dec. 17, was the first such protest in Oregon, according to state education officials.

Adrian and other schools are limited to . . .