We're O Positive.

O Positive is more than a slogan for us.
It's our way of telling a story of the many
successes that are deserving of Ontario's pride.
Are you ready to be a part of our story?

Kara Powell joined Ontario School District as Associate Principal at Ontario Middle School in 2008.  Ms. Powell is originally from Malin, Ore.  She completed an associate degree at Lewis Clark State College in 1996 and a bachelor of arts degree at Southern Oregon University in 1999.  In 2000 Ms. Powell finished her master's degree in teaching and recently earned an administrator's license from University of Portland.
Ms. Powell has taught grades three and four.  She has also coached middle school volleyball, high school softball and swimming.
After living in western Oregon for the past 12 years, Ms. Powell appreciates the support and guidance her staff members, district personnel and community members have given her during her relocation.  "What an awesome school district where great things are happening every minute of the day," she notes. In her free time, Ms. Powell enjoys outdoor recreation such as camping and snow sports, reading and traveling.

"A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops."      
                                                                           -Henry B. Adams