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Wow! Dozens of Charity Efforts Underway

Students Across District Helping Those in Need
Dec 13, 2016
Bend-La Pine Schools students are currently engaged in dozens of projects throughout our schools aimed at giving back to those in need. From collecting food to creating Kindness Kits to gathering wint... (more)

REALMS Earns Rare EL Distinction

What Honor Means for School
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 the ... (more)

Amity Students Learn Survival Skills

Wilderness Experience Connects to Novel
Dec 08, 2016
After reading the novel "Hatchet," the fourth-graders at Amity Creek Magnet at Thompson School got a first-hand taste of what the main character experienced. The book follows a 13-year-old who survive... (more)

Creating a Positive Atmosphere in Middle School

Listen to Cascade Principal and Student Discuss Efforts
Dec 07, 2016
Check out this fun podcast featuring Cascade Middle School Principal Stephanie Bennett and an eighth grade student. We love hearing all of the wonderful activities going on at our schools to creat... (more)

UPDATE: Drinking Water Results for Amity Creek

Results After New Fixtures Installed Within EPA Guidelines
Dec 06, 2016
UPDATE: December 6, 2016Bend-La Pine Schools received results from the 21 water samples collected in November at Amity Creek Magnet at Thompson School. These samples were collected following the r... (more)