• Information about Yoncalla Elementary School

    Yoncalla School District is located in Yoncalla, Oregon. It is served by Douglas Education District in Douglas County.

    Contact Information:

    Principal K-6: Erin Helgren

    Phone: (541) 849-2782

    Email: erin.helgren@yoncalla.k12.or.us

    District Office: Laurie Simleness

    Phone: (541) 849-2782

    Fax: (541) 849-2316

    Email: laurie.simleness@douglasesd.k12.or.us

    Elementary Office: Lacy Mchaffie

    Phone: (541) 849-2158

    Fax: (541) 849-2121

    Email: lacy.mchaffie@yoncalla.k12.or.us


    401 First Street

    PO Box 568

    Yoncalla, OR 97499

    Our Community:

    Yoncalla is a rural community with a population of 1,060. It is located off I-5 in the beautiful Umpqua Basin in Douglas County. It is 40 miles south of Eugene and 30 miles north of Roseburg, the county seat. The city of Eugene provides excellent shopping centers and other amenities that a large city provides. There are also many post secondary-training opportunities with Umpqua Community College in Roseburg and Lane Community College located in Eugene, which is also the home of the University of Oregon.

    The economy in Yoncalla is based on lumber related industries and ranching. There are many churches and several service organizations. There are many recreational opportunities in the area. The Oregon coast is a short 50-mile drive.

    The area abounds with excellent outdoor opportunities.

    Our Elementary School:

    Yoncalla Elementary School has approximately 120 students in K-6. Although a small school, we provide several curriculum opportunities beyond our core curriculum including Music, Band, Computers, Art and other topics as a part of our recreational exploratory offering. We have a full day Kindergarten and a Pre-School.

    Located in Yoncalla School District #32 in Douglas County

    Student Population: approximately 120 in Pre-K-6.