Students receive core instruction each day in reading, writing and math. Other core classes include social studies. All students in grades 3-5 are issued iPads and use them in their core classes, especially reading, regularly. We are constantly discussing ways to promote the 4 Cs: Critical thinking, Collaboration, Communication and Creativity.
Individually Focused. Committed to All.
When Bend-La Pine Schools students graduate, they should come equipped to do the following:
Persevere when faced with challenges
Value and exercise creativity
Discover how critical thinking skills are used across disciplines
Become a functioning member of a team
Exercise effective communication and presentation skills
Understand the importance of taking initiative
Learn about various aspects of leadership and develop those skills
Adapt and problem solve
Manage time and create a plan for accomplishing a task or goal