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District Bond Projects Focus on Energy Efficiency

The Pendleton School District bond encompasses multiple projects, ranging from upgrades to existing district facilities to the construction of two new schools. Throughout these projects, the district and the Wenaha Group, are working hard to ensure facilities are incorporating the most environmentally sustainable components possible. To read the full article click here.

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In January 2016, the Pendleton School Board voted to slightly change the district's school boundaries. They altered the border between McKay Creek Elementary and Sherwood Heights Elementary to accommodate anticipated student numbers.


Green = McKay  Blue = Sherwood  Orange/Red = Washington

The Pendleton School District will have its annual Kindergarten Registration on April 13 & 14, 2016, at the Pendleton Early Learning Center. This is for kindergartners who will start school in Fall 2016. Students must be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2016, to enroll. Kindergarten Registration allows parents to enroll their children and provides the school district with preliminary enrollment figures to determine staff and number of classrooms. For the flyer, click here.

On Monday, March 14, the Pendleton School Board voted to adopt the GOLD Calendar option for the 2016-2017 school year. This calendar has a staggered start for K-5 and 6-12 grade students. During the online survey regarding calendar options, 690 respondents weighed in on which calendar they would prefer. 82% of them voted for the GOLD calendar, while 18% of them voted for the GREEN calendar. The GOLD calendar can be viewed here.

Mission, Ore – The Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation (CTUIR) and the Pendleton School District (PSD) have been working collaboratively to revise a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that was originally adopted in 1999. “We are supportive of the work that has been happening in the Pendleton School District with our native students,” said Modesta Minthorn, CTUIR Education Director, “we believe this updated MOU is a document to support further efforts of academic achievement for our native students.”

A public meeting of the Budget Committee of the Pendleton School District 16R, Umatilla County, State of Oregon, to discuss the budget for the fiscal year July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017, will be held at 2001 SW Nye Ave., Pendleton, OR  97801.   The meeting will take place on May 19, 2016 at 6:00 p.m.  The purpose of the meeting is to receive the budget message and to receive comment from the public on the budget.  A copy of the budget document may be inspected or obtained on or after May 19, 2016 at 1100 Southgate, Suite 8, Pendleton, OR 97801 between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

This is a public meeting where deliberations of the Budget Committee will take place.   Any person may appear at the meeting and discuss the proposed programs with the budget committee.

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