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


Learning Empathy at Living Library

15 Speakers Shared Stories with 500+ Students
Feb 28, 2020
More than 560 Summit students got an opportunity to hear the life stories from a diverse collection of local individuals during the school's Living Library event on Feb. 28. "I see each person as a l... (more)

Congratulations Hawks!

La Pine High Earns State Title
Jun 01, 2019
Congratulations to La Pine High School's baseball team! The Hawks are repeating baseball state champions! ... (more)

Athletic Academic All-Stars

29 Teams Honored for Academic Achievement
May 18, 2019
Help us congratulate the following teams that are in the Top 10 academically in the state!Bend Senior High School:Girls soccer - #7 in state, 3.81 GPAGirls cross country - #1 in state, 3.98 GPABoys ba... (more)

Congratulations Lava Bears!

Girls Track Takes Third
May 18, 2019
Congratulations to the Bend Senior High School girls track team! The Lava Bears earned third place at the state level. Way to go! ... (more)

Solo Music State Champs

Two Students Earn State Titles
May 11, 2019
Congratulations to two high school musicians for earning top honors at the state level in solo music. Summit High School's Josh Parr is the state champion in trumpet. Bend Senior High School's Grace D... (more)

La Pine Golfer Earns Title

Summit Places Third
May 04, 2019
Congratulations to La Pine High School's Tommy Rohde, who earned the state title in boys golf for 3A! The team from La Pine High placed fourth overall. In 6A, Summit High School's team placed third. ... (more)

Summit Golfer Wins Title

Teammate Places Fourth
May 04, 2019
Congratulations to Summit High School's Olivia Loberg, who won the state title in girls golf! Teammate Sophie Dalfons earned fourth place for the Storm. Way to go! ... (more)

Classified Employee of the Year

Congratulations Mary Hofer!
Apr 30, 2019
Congratulations to Mary Hofer! The longtime Bend Senior High School office manager was recently named Classified Employee of the Year for the state of Oregon, from the Oregon School Employees Associat... (more)

Speech and Debate Wins

Summit Earns Individual State Titles
Apr 20, 2019
Congratulations to members of the Summit High School Speech and Debate team! This year's team included state title winners — Brooks Rupar and Shilo Grayson earned the state title in Parliamentary De... (more)

National Silver Art Award

Five Students Earn Top Art Distinction
Mar 30, 2019
Congratulations to five local Bend-La Pine Schools students, who earned the National Silver Medal through the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards! Nearly 340,000 pieces of art and writing were submitted d... (more)