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If you are currently home schooling or are considering this for your children, Basic Skills is here to help you. We are committed to working with the home school community to assure success in your home schooling career. With our professional support and encouragement, we hope to give you the assurance of a job well done.

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If Oregon City Schools close for the day, classes at Basic Skills will also be canceled.

If Oregon City Schools delay openings to mid-morning, classes at Basic Skills that start at 8:00 will be canceled. Any ILP, Elementary, or Middle School Programs that meet at 9:00 will delay until 10:00. All others will meet as scheduled.

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