High Desert ESDSchool Improvement
HDESD Mission Statement:
Improve student outcomes with Excellence, Equity and Efficiency
HDESD School Improvement Priorities:
All learners will be taught by highly-skilled teachers in schools
led by high-skilled administrators.
All schools and districts will have access to the critical resources
and supports necessary to improve teaching and learning.
All learners will attend, and regularly engage in safe, inclusive schools
leading to success now, graduation later, and future well-being.
All districts will receive support in navigating the complex/changing landscape of regional, state and federal education grants and initiatives.
Framed by a commitment to excellence and equity, the Student Success Team strives to improve student experiences and outcomes and increase safety, significance and belonging for all through the following supports.
Chief Student Success Officer
We support Central Oregon’s development, implementation, and evaluation of Oregon’s Student Success Act–which passed in May, 2019–representing a historic investment in Oregon’s education system, bringing approximately $1 billion additional annual funding to Oregon schools and early childhood programs.
Regional Director of School Improvement
We strive to support the improvement of student achievement by providing technical assistance, professional development, community engagement, and systems support.
Regional Director of Mental & Behavioral Health
We train and support educators in providing a safe, welcoming, trauma-informed climate where students are able to learn to their potential.
Regional Director of Career and Technical Education and STEM
We provide students of all ages with the academic and technical skills, knowledge, and training necessary to succeed in future careers and to become lifelong learners.