Bend-La Pine Schools is located in Deschutes County in the heart of Oregon and serves one of the fastest growing communities in the state. Bend-La Pine Schools is the fifth largest school district in Oregon and includes 34 schools serving more than 18,500 students. Our schools are dedicated to excellence and aim to serve every child.
Bend-La Pine Schools has enjoyed exceptional community support. The community voted overwhelmingly to approve a construction bond in May, 2017 to build a new high school, a new elementary school and more than 150 other construction projects throughout the district.
Nestled at the base of the Cascade Mountain Range, Bend-La Pine Schools borders pine forests and the High Desert. The breathtaking scenery, abundant year-round outdoor recreational activities and many points of interest make this a destination for many visitors.
From its agricultural and forest product roots, the Bend community has grown into the commerce, medical, educational and cultural center for the region. It is home to Mt. Bachelor Ski Resort, St. Charles Medical Center, Central Oregon Community College and Oregon State University - Cascades Campus.