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Free Meal Program Adds 12 Schools

Community Eligible Provision (CEP) expansion is a game-changer for thousands of families
Jan 02, 2024
Thanks to a change in federal guidelines, 12 additional schools throughout Bend-La Pine Schools will serve free breakfast and lunch to all enrolled students without the need for families to apply for ... (more)

Discover Bend High’s International Baccalaureate Program

The program aims to develop students who have excellent breadth and depth of knowledge, who flourish physically, intellectually, and ethically.
Dec 18, 2023
The IB mission is to "develop inquiring, knowledgeable, and caring young people who help create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect." Parents and 8th-10th... (more)

Meet December's Champion for Students

Board honors McKinney Vento Program and Foster Care Liaison
Dec 13, 2023
Our December Champion for Students is Sandy Schmidt, our McKinney Vento Program and Foster Care Liaison. Sandy ensures that homeless children and teens have access to a public education, despite lacki... (more)

IMPORTANT Immunization Information for Students

Is your student up to date with their immunizations? Oregon's immunization exclusion day is February 21, 2024.
Dec 11, 2023
Each year in January and February, all schools and childcare facilities in Oregon must report the immunization status of their students to the Health Department. Is your student up to date with the... (more)

The Latest and Greatest from Bend-La Pine Schools

Get ready for the School Choice Option application window and more!
Dec 06, 2023
The latest Family Spotlight newsletter is here. Check it out! Get ready for the School Choice Option application window. Bone up on winter transportation tips. Get to know SRO Dan Koehnke. And so ... (more)