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


Dave Williams Named AD of the Year

Bend Senior High Athletic Director Earns State Honor
May 09, 2017
Dave Williams, the Athletic Director (AD) for Bend Senior High School, was recently named the 5A Athletic Director of the Year by the Oregon Athletic Directors Association (OADA). Williams has wor... (more)

Robotics Teams Earn Top Honors

Teams from MVHS, Summit Earn Trip to World Champsionship
Apr 11, 2017
Press release: Creativity, design, engineering, teamwork and ingenuity: That’s what it takes to put together a successful robotics team. Two local high school teams demonstrated those qualities and... (more)

Brown Named Nurse of Year

Brown Primarily Serves Summit High School
Apr 11, 2017
Press Release: Brown, a longtime school nurse with Bend-La Pine Schools, was recently named the Oregon School Nurse of the Year by the Oregon School Nurses Association. Brown primarily serves students... (more)

Bend High Girls Win State Swim Title

Mountain View Boys Take Second
Feb 20, 2017
Congratulations to the Bend Senior High School girls swimming team! The Lava Bears took home the state title. Mountain View High School finished third and Summit High School finished fourth at state.... (more)

Mountian View Senior Wins Art Award

One of Five American Vision Nominees in Oregon
Feb 09, 2017
Congratulations to Hailey Kavanagh, a senior at Mountain View High School, for being selected as a prestigious American Vision Nominee through the National Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. Hailey is o... (more)

REALMS Earns Rare EL Distinction

REALMS Achieves EL Education "Credentialed School" Status
Dec 12, 2016
Huge congratulations are in order for REALMS and the school's staff, students and community! In November of this year REALMS Magnet School was recognized with a national credential for exceeding th... (more)

Fall Athletes Earn Academic Honors

Honoring Success on and off the Field
Nov 22, 2016
We are proud that many of our fall sports teams were honored for their academic achievements this year. The following teams earned Grade Point Averages of 3.0 or above for fall 2016. Thank you to all ... (more)

Mountain View Water Polo Wins State Title

Second Championship in a Row for MVHS Boys Team
Nov 13, 2016
Congratulations to the Mountain View High School boys water polo team! The Cougars won the state title for the second year in a row. The boys team defeated Parkrose in overtime 11-8 to win the back-to... (more)

Lava Bears Win Volleyball Title

First Volleyball State Championship in School History
Nov 09, 2016
The Bend Senior High School volleyball team made school history this year, winning the school's first title in volleyball! The Lava Bears played Lebanon in the championship match. Students Tatiana Ens... (more)

Summit Girls Win Cross-Country Title

Senior Olivia Brooks Wins Third Straight Title
Nov 05, 2016
Congratulations to the Summit High School girls cross-country team for winning the state title. This is the ninth straight year the school has won the Girl Cross-Country title! Senior Olivia Brooks ca... (more)