Ponderosa Elementary School

School News


SMART Reading Program

SMART Readers Making a Difference for Kindergarteners
Mar 29, 2016
Start Making a Reader Today (SMART) volunteers are impacting Ponderosa kindergarten students in a big way! Every Tuesday and Thursday more than 50 community volunteers take time to read with Ponderos... (more)

Have a Great Spring Break!

Classes Resume Monday, March 28
Mar 18, 2016
Spring Break will take place for all Bend-La Pine Schools March 21-25. La Pine Middle School and La Pine High School will not be in session Friday, March 18. All schools will resume class Monday, Marc... (more)

We are Looking for New Teachers

Job Fair for Prospective Teachers Set April 11 at Expo Center
Mar 14, 2016
Hundreds expected to attend event at Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center Bend-La Pine Schools invites individuals interested in serving as teachers to attend our upcoming Job Fair at the Deschute... (more)

Read Across America Day

A Special Visit From The Cat In The Hat
Mar 03, 2016
Students at Ponderosa celebrated Dr Seuss birthday on March 2nd with pajama day, green eggs and ham, lots of reading and a special visit from The Cat in the Hat.... (more)

Brown Bag Coding

Lunchtime Coding Club
Mar 03, 2016
Lunchtime computer coding club taught by Ponderosa volunteer Mr. Bill Ruiter got started Wednesday, March 2nd. Mr. Bill has an enthusiastic group of students ready to learn valuable coding skills.... (more)