Andy Tullis / The Bulletin Chris Boyd, principal of the new Pacific Crest Middle School, is pictured in front of the school?s entrance last week.
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Magnet schools that attract the affluent
Meg Roussos / The Bulletin Jordan Simak, 6, jumps up to greet her mother, Bentley Morgan, at the end of the day at Highland Elementary School last week. Highland is one of three magnet schools in Bend-La Pine.
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Bend-La Pine to evaluate schools' ADA compliance
Ryan Brennecke / The Bulletin One of the complaints against Sky View Middle School alleges an acccess ramp is too steep and deteriorating..
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Students take the Polar Plunge
Joe Kline / The Bulletin Cascade Middle School students take the Polar Plunge on Wednesday into the outdoor pool at the Athletic Club of Bend. The event is a fundraiser for the school?s Sparrow Club. For more photos, go to bendbulletin.com/plunge.
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Bend third-graders re-create history
Andy Tullis / The Bulletin ?It?s exciting and fun to dress up and say your speech,? said third-grader Alex Smith, 9, while waiting for the next visitor to press his button and learn about Theodore Roosevelt, which he played during the Living Wax Museum event Feb. 18 at High Lakes Elementary School in Bend.
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Andy Tullis / The Bulletin Third-grader Logan Ring shows off the invention Heating the Way! that he helped create with fourth-graders Levi Hammons and Cooper Nelson for Miller Elementary School?s Invention Convention in Bend on Friday. When asked why they invented this, Logan said, ?Usually when you?re riding in the winter your hands get cold, and with this a charge is created from the hub and then transfered by a wire to the handlebars to warm them up.? More photos on B2.
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Christmas in February
Andy Tullis / The Bulletin Juniper Elementary School PE teacher Kaleo Renstrom, right, fits students with new athletic shoes Thursday. More than 100 pairs of shoes were donated by Central Oregon Running Klub for kids who need them at several Bend elementary schools.
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No vaccination means no school
Ryan Brennecke / The Bulletin Lynnanne Hayes, a registered nurse with Deschutes County, administers a vaccine to a Bend-area child Thursday afternoon at the Ensworth Community School-Based Health Center. Wednesday was the last day students could attend school without a vaccine or an exemption.
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Joe Kline / The Bulletin Jet Hovey, 8, of Bend, assembles Legos during a Lego building session for Oregon Connections Academy students at the Redmond Public Library on Thursday.
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JROTC members headed to Normandy
Meg Roussos / The Bulletin From left, Parker Dominguez, 18, Savannah Holliday, 15, Bailey Brown, 18, Sean Leriche, 17, and Ginny Huang, 15, are the five students chosen from Madras High School to visit Normandy this June.