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Choice Options Elementary Schools

Students coloring at a desk with title of Explore Your Options K-5

THE DEADLINE FOR CHOICE OPTIONS GRADES 1-12 AND PRIORITY ACR HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO JANUARY 26

In addition to attending their neighborhood schools, families of Bend-La Pine Schools elementary students have several options for their K-5 education. Below are the schools and programs that are open to BLS K-5 students. Spots in the programs are available via the annual lottery, which this year will run in January 2024 (see more information).

Entry into the Choice Options lottery, Dual Immersion lottery, and Area Change Request all require a current enrollment into Bend-La Pine Schools for the school year requested.

2024-2025 Choice Options Lottery, Kindergarten Dual Immersion
& Priority ACR Window

Grades 1 - 5: Open for waitlist entries

Kindergarten & Dual Immersion: January 2, 2024 to March 22, 2024

A current enrollment into Bend-La Pine Schools for the school year requested is required.

Choice Options Application Instructions

Magnet Schools


Amity Creek Magnet

Amity Creek Magnet School A community based school.
Address: 437 NW Wall Street

Highland Magnet

Highland Magnet School A Scottish Storyline school.
Address: 701 NW Newport Avenue

Juniper Elementary

Juniper Elementary School A technology magnet school.
Address: 1300 NE Norton Ave

Westside Village Magnet

Westside Village Magnet School A democratic system K-8 school.
Address: 1101 NW 12th Street

Dual Immersion Program Schools


Bear Creek Elementary

Bear Creek Elementary School A Dual-Immersion elementary school.
Address: 51 SE 13th Street

R.E. Jewell Elementary

R.E. Jewell Elementary A Dual-Immersion elementary school.
Address: 20550 Murphy Road

Talented and Gifted (TAG)

Juniper Elementary offers self-contained TAG classes for 4th and 5th graders. Only students that have been identified as Talented and Gifted through pre-established identification procedures and criteria are eligible to apply for an Area Change Request to attend Juniper Elementary School under the TAG program.


Juniper Elementary

Juniper Elementary School Talented and Gifted (TAG) program and Technology Magnet elementary school.
Address: 1300 NE Norton Ave

School Information Nights

Thursday, January 11

Tuesday, January 16

CANCELED: Thursday, January 18

RESCHEDULED: Tuesday, January 23

Tuesday, February 20

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Thursday, March 14