Cascade Middle School

Distance Learning

Please go to the News & Events tab on our website for detailed information related to Distance Learning. For a short video from the principal explaining our schedule through the end of this academic school year, please click here.


Students around a stack of textbooks

Individually Focused. Committed to All.

The goal for Bend-La Pine Schools staff members is to prepare all students to be future-ready. This means when they graduate, our students can:

  • Persevere when faced with challenges
  • Value and exercise creativity
  • Discover how critical thinking skills are used across disciplines
  • Become a functioning member of a team
  • Exercise effective communication and presentation skills
  • Understand the importance of taking initiative
  • Learn about various aspects of leadership and develop those skills
  • Adapt and problem solve
  • Manage time and create a plan for accomplishing a task or goal
  • Know how to find reliable, accurate information

Middle School Instruction

Students in middle school have unique needs and require special attention during their transitional years. These students vary in physical, intellectual, psychological and emotional development.

To meet these needs, middle schools strive to provide high academic expectations for all students, to develop positive attitudes toward learning and future readiness and to transitional successfully between elementary and high school.

Elective Course Descriptions 2020-21

Incoming 6th Graders 2020-21 Information Nights

Standards Based Grading Information

Parent Information Night Resources

Math Resources

Bend-La Pine Schools middle schools are using curriculum titled Open-Up Resources, developed by Illustrative Mathematics.

EdReports is an independent nonprofit organization that reviews curriculum. The complete EdReports report for Open-Up is linked HERE.