On November 5th (and earlier by way of early in-person voting), residents within Lake Pend Oreille School district will be asked to vote on an Indefinite Term Supplemental Levy. We wanted to address many of the questions surrounding this important issue.  The levy asks for voters to continue funding an already approved levy of $12.7

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Now that Lake Pend Oreille School District Superintendent has settled into his new position, we asked about his plans. No stranger to our district or our community, we are excited about the possibility his leadership brings.  PAFE: You were born and raised in Sandpoint and have more than 30 years’ experience with the school system

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We are looking for a READY! for Kindergarten Director. We are seeking an individual to direct the READY! for Kindergarten program, a national early childhood literacy program for parents, grandparents and other primary caregivers of children from birth to age five (before kindergarten).  The program consists of three sessions of Saturday morning workshops held in Sandpoint

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Students in Idaho are currently assessed on the Science ISAT in grades 5 and 7, and on their End of Course Exam after high school biology or chemistry. When it comes to the on the state science assessment, LPOSD testing results are relatively flat. On the Idaho Standards Achievement Test in Science (Science ISAT), these

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“In the 21st century, scientific and technological innovations have become increasingly important as we face the benefits and challenges of both globalization and a knowledge-based economy. To succeed in this new information-based and highly technological society, students need to develop their capabilities in STEM to levels much beyond what was considered acceptable in the past.”

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  “In order to do our best for kids and families, we must have clearly articulated paths both for college and for career opportunities. It’s a little-known fact that we have a really strong program on both sides of the house, and we work hard to encourage students to take classes from both sides.”- Shawn

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The Panhandle Alliance for Education (PAFE), is creating a video tribute to Lake Pend Oreille School District teachers. We are excited to announce the first Sandpoint High School Film Festival and seek your creative video submissions. THEME: Tell us what inspires you …. …. (about school) PAFE is asking students to share their stories about

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