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Watch Superintendent Finalist Presentations

Community Invited to Share Feedback
Dec 16, 2020
Community members are invited to view presentations from both superintendent finalists and share their thoughts. The presentations will be shared live on Bend-La Pine Schools' Vimeo and Facebook chann... (more)

Winter Break Support

Student Mental Health Resources Available
Dec 10, 2020
The holiday season can be a stressful time for some children and families. Breaks from comprehensive distance learning mean changes to routines and extra demands on time. Each winter, we reach out to ... (more)

A Color For Everyone

Amity Students Learn about Inclusivity, Racism
Dec 04, 2020
Sometimes a crayon color can change how we see the world. That’s what fifth-graders at Amity Creek Magnet at Thompson School are learning as part of a special project about inclusivity. The Amity st... (more)

The Show Goes On

Getting Creative with Theater Lessons
Dec 02, 2020
Caption: Summit student, Roman, recreates the iconic shower scene from Psycho in Acting for Film elective. Summit High’s theater teacher Lara Okamoto knew early on when distance learning began that ... (more)

Students Spearhead Virtual Career Expo

District Event Set Dec. 2
Dec 01, 2020
On Wednesday, December 2, students throughout Bend-La Pine Schools will learn about opportunities in dentistry, farming, machinery and more during a virtual Career & College Expo featuring colleges, t... (more)