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Kinders, Start Your Engines!

Do you know someone on the road to kindergarten in the 2024-25 school year? Learn more about their new school journey in a park near you!

Article Date: Apr 08, 2024

The big yellow school bus is hitting the road on Saturday, April 20 and touring neighborhood parks with all the kindergarten details you need to know. Families with new kindergarten students can stop by and learn about registering for the new year, register on the spot, or find out when to visit your child’s school this spring. PLUS all incoming kindergarten students will receive a cool SWAG bag!

Catch up with our kindergarten bus at any of these locations:

9:00-10:00 a.m.
• Hollygrape Park, 19489 Hollygrape Street
• Sun Meadow Park, 61141 Dayspring Drive
• Pilot Butte Neighborhood Park, 1310 Northeast Hwy 20
• Sunriver-Three Rivers: Oregon Water Wonderland 1 mailboxes (where South Century & Snow Goose meet)

10:30-11:30 a.m.
• Bend-La Pine School Education Center, 520 NW Wall St.
• Ponderosa Park, 225 Southeast 15th Street
• Canal Row Park, 1630 Northeast Butler Market Road
• Frontier Heritage Park, 16405 First St., La Pine/Rosland area

In order to be eligible for kindergarten, students must be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2024. Everything you need to know is available at Let's do this! #IAmBendLaPineSchools