Bend-La Pine Schools celebrates the accomplishments of staff, students and schools. To read more about each Accolade, click on the headline.


McDonald is School Nurse of the Year

Third Year for BLS Winner
Apr 19, 2018
Margo McDonald, who has been with Bend-La Pine Schools for 19 years, was recently named the Oregon School Nurse of the Year by the Oregon School Nurses Association. McDonald primarily serves students ... (more)

Hood is Oregon AD of the Year

Mountain View Athletic Director
Apr 19, 2018
Dave Hood, the Athletic Director for Mountain View High School, has been selected as Athletic Director of the Year by the Oregon Athletic Directors Association, representing all 4A, 5A and 6A dist... (more)

Summit Best Newspaper in Nation

The Pinnacle Takes Top Honors
Apr 19, 2018
Congratulations to the staff of Summit High School's The Pinnacle! The paper earned the top honors (First Place in Best of Show, Broadsheet Newspaper) during this past week's Journalism Education ... (more)

Mountain View FFA Scores at State

Holly Silvey Earns State Office
Apr 19, 2018
Congratulations to the Mountain View High School FFA students, who performed well at the state convention. Oregon FFA 2018-2019 State Officer - Holly Silvey 2nd Place Prepared Public Speaking - Josia... (more)

Pilot Butte Chess Team Takes 3rd

Chess Teams Earns Third in State
Mar 29, 2018
Congratulations to the chess team from Pilot Butte Middle School! The team earned third place in the statewide Chess for Success tournament. ... (more)

National Scholastic Art Winners

Mar 29, 2018
Four Bend-La Pine Schools students recently earned Silver Medals from the National Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, a top honor for this national contest. These four students earned Golden Key honors... (more)

Two Students Named National Merit Finalists

Congratulations Susan Garcia and Henry Rogers
Mar 01, 2018
UPDATE: The students have both been named National Merit Finalists. Two Bend-La Pine Schools’ students have earned top academic recognition as National Merit Semi-Finalists. Susan Garcia, of Bend Se... (more)

Summit Nordic Team Wins State

Nordic Team Wins
Feb 28, 2018
Congratulations to the Summit High School Nordic team! The team won the 2018 state title. ... (more)

State Title for Bend High Girls Swim Team

Summit Girls Earn Third
Feb 18, 2018
Congratulations to the Bend Senior High School girls swim team! This team took home the state title! Way go to Lava Bears. Summit High School earned third place at the state level. Read more about the... (more)

State Title for Bend High Boys Swim Team

Lava Bears are 2018 Champs!
Feb 18, 2018
Congratulations to the 2018 Bend Senior High School boys swim team! This team took home the state title. Read more about their winning title win. ... (more)