District News

Press releases and news information from Bend-La Pine Schools. For media inquiries or communication-related questions contact:

  • Director of Communication and Safety Julianne Repman 541-355-1010
  • Communication Manager Alandra Johnson 541-355-1005

No Dusty Shelves: New Podcast

Librarians Talk Reluctant Readers, Controversial Topics and More
Apr 11, 2022
It’s School Library Month and Dr. Cook is connecting with two outstanding teacher librarians, Eila Overcash (Summit) and Donna Layne (Mountain View), to get an inside look at our thriving libraries.... (more)

Educator Job Fair Set Monday, April 11

Prospective Teachers, Certified Staff Invited to Attend
Apr 07, 2022
Bend-La Pine Schools welcomes prospective teachers and other licensed staff to attend the Educator Job Fair at the Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center in Redmond on Monday, April 11 from 12 to 6 p.m. ... (more)

New Principal Selected for Silver Rail Elementary

Megan Filiault, current Principal at Sacramento Elementary, will begin July 1
Mar 18, 2022
Bend-La Pine Schools Superintendent Steven Cook announced today the hiring of Megan Filiault (pronounced fill-ee-oh) to serve as the next principal at Silver Rail Elementary School. “Megan Filia... (more)

La Pine Elementary Earns Statewide Wellness Award

Only school in Oregon to receive the honor from Oregon Department of Education
Mar 16, 2022
La Pine Elementary School is earning top accolades for its focus on student health, recently earning the 2022 Oregon School Wellness Award from the Oregon Department of Education. The annual award ... (more)

Finalists Selected for Silver Rail Principal Position

Public Invited to Virtual Forum March 10
Mar 09, 2022
Students, staff and community members are invited to meet the four finalists for the principal position at Silver Rail Elementary School during a virtual forum Thursday, March 10 at 5 p.m. Attendees w... (more)