Mid Columbia Bus Company currently has a shortage of bus drivers, which will affect Pendleton School District bus routes starting Tuesday 9/4. Some routes are being combined so some students will ride a different bus and some need to arrive at their bus stop earlier. Here is the REVISED BUS SCHEDULE.
100% attendance in the first 20 days.
The Pendleton School District has a new system, called SafeOregon, for reporting school safety threats. SafeOregon is a program created for Oregon students, parents, school staff, and community members to report and respond to student safety threats. Tips can be submitted through email, phone call or text, mobile app or the web portal. Tips are confidential and can be made anonymously.
Tips may include bullying, violence, threat of violence, harassment, intimidation, cyber bullying, self-harm, etc.
The graduation rate for the Pendleton School District increased by more than nine percentage points from the 2014-15 school year to the 2015-16 school year, according to rates released on January 26 by the Oregon Department of Education.
The district’s 2015-16 four-year cohort rate for all students was 83.93%, compared to the previous year’s rate of 74.52%. This rate is for all students at Pendleton High School, Hawthorne High School and Nixya’awii Community School. The district’s rate is significantly higher than the Oregon state graduation rate of 74.83%.