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VIDEO: Elementary School Safety

We are Ready to Welcome Students!
Jan 22, 2021
We are excited to welcome students back into our hallways and are ready to serve the students of Bend, Sunriver and La Pine. Take a moment to learn more about new safety measures in our elementa... (more)

All-Time High Graduation Rate

85.9 Percent Graduation Rate, Up 5 Points
Jan 21, 2021
Bend-La Pine Schools recorded its highest graduation rate on record – 85.9 percent – jumping nearly five percentage points and marking an increase of 17.7 percentage points over the last decade, a... (more)

Get Ready to Return

Tips for Families to Prepare for a Return to School
Jan 20, 2021
Get readyEn EspañolOur schools are ready to serve students for in-person learning. We can't wait to see you in our classrooms. Schedule for our Phase-in Plan to Return to SchoolTo prepare for in-... (more)

Check Out Our School Safety Checklists

Learn Details About Your School's Plans
Jan 20, 2021
Families can learn more about schools' safety plans, including details about pick up and drop off, hallways, meals and much more by reviewing the Safety Checklists. Each school has convened their Safe... (more)

New CDL Option Available: Share Your Family's Plan

All Families Must Complete Survey by Jan. 20
Jan 14, 2021
Expanded learning options Bend-La Pine Schools is pleased to announce the launch of the new District Comprehensive Distance Learning (CDL) option - bringing the number of learning options for students... (more)