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Principals Selected for Amity Creek, High Lakes

Andrew Slavin, Linda Burley to start July 1
Mar 04, 2016
Bend-La Pine Schools Superintendent Shay Mikalson announced today the hiring of two new principals at area elementary schools. Andrew Slavin is slated to become the next principal at Amity Creek Magne... (more)

Schools Celebrate Read Across America

Events Set to Honor Dr. Seuss' Birthday
Mar 01, 2016
Students in Bend-La Pine Schools will join millions of students and teachers across the country in celebrating Read Across America to honor Dr. Seuss’ birthday on March 2. Several of our schools are... (more)

Principal Forums Set for Amity, High Lakes

Update: Finalists Named; Public Invited to Meet Candidates
Feb 23, 2016
Updated Feb. 26: Finalists for the principal positions have been identified. Bend-La Pine Schools has announced the finalists for the principal positions at Amity Creek Magnet at Thompson School and H... (more)

Celebrating Classified Staff Appreciation Week

Check Out Stories From Seven Outstanding Classified Staff Members
Feb 22, 2016
The week of March 7-11 is Classified Staff Appreciation Week. Bend-La Pine Schools has a lot to be thankful for when it comes to classified staff. Our support staff provides a wide range of services. ... (more)

Magnet Applications Due March 18

Tours, Information Sessions Underway for K-8 School Choice Options
Feb 01, 2016
Tours, Info Sessions Begin for School Choice Options Families interested in exploring Bend-La Pine Schools’ Choice Options should consider taking advantage of upcoming tours and information sessi... (more)