• Instructional Support and Services Team (ISST)

    The Instructional Support and Services Team (ISST) encompasses many areas in the District and is separated in two areas on our website, Curriculum and Instruction and Student Services.  Our department houses supports for staff and parents with curriculum, instruction, professional development, technology, homelessness, private schools and all special services provided to students.  Our department also implements all federal grants (Title I, IIa, III, IDEA) and any state grants received. This team’s guiding purpose is to provide the highest professional support to families, schools, teachers and students to increase personal success and academic achievement.

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Phone: District Office Direct Line: 503-769-4012 High School: 503-769-2171 ext 6751

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Graduate: Oregon State University BS in Chemistry, Option Biochemistry MS in Science Education

Nicole Duncan-ISST Assistant Coordinator

Nicole Duncan has returned to North Santiam School District after working as a Science teacher and STEM TOSA in Greater Albany Public Schools. She taught Science and Leadership at  Stayton High School from 2004-2012. Nicole is now serving as the ISST Assistant Coordinator. In this role, she helps to write and implement state and federal grants, assists with developing professional development activities for staff, is the AVID District Director, and an instructional coach. Nicole divides her time between the district office and all AVID contracted school sites.

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Jeri Harbison-Special Programs Director/Principal of Mari-Linn

Phone: 503-769-9082

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Susy Saray-School/Community Liaison & Interpreter

Phone: 503-769-5935

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Sara Silbernagel-Administrative Assistant

Sara joined the North Santiam School District in 2007.  She supports our Special Education Teachers, the Associate Superintendent and the ISST Assistant Coordinator.  Sara submits multiple District and student-level reports to the Oregon Department of Education. 

Outside of work, Sara enjoys spending time with her husband, kids and dog.  They love to go camping and boating during the spring and summer months.

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Delana Carter - Administrative Assistant