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  • Monday - May 16, 2016
    Mental/Behavioral Health Roundtable - Pendleton
    The Mental/Behavioral Health Roundtable’s mission is to provide an opportunity for school districts to learn about and connect with resources in their community.

The Safe & Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act was created to encourage strategies that prevent violence in and around schools, strengthen programs that prevent the illegal use of alcohol, tobacco or drugs, and increase parent involvement.

Quick Links: School Bullying: Policy, Laws and Resources,

It is the policy of the State Board of Education and a priority of the Oregon Department of Education that there will be no discrimination or harassment on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age or disability in any educational programs, activities or employment. Persons having questions about equal opportunity and nondiscrimination should contact the Deputy Superintendent of Public Instruction at the Oregon Department of Education.

  • Jeremy Wells Email    (503) 947-5782
    IDEA Compliance & District Resources - Education Program Specialist