Home School

High Desert Education Service District

Overview

The High Desert Education Service District Home School office registers and provides support for home schooled students and their parents who reside in Crook and Deschutes counties. Services include general consultation and information about home schooling, monitoring of overall compliance with home school notification and testing requirements and maintenance of student records.

 

Upcoming events:

May 16, 2014- Civil War Re-enactment School Day, Camp Sherman.  For more information contact the Home School Office or David Banks at dbanks@bendbroadband.com

June 5, 2014- Outdoor Adventure Day.  Hands on education for K-5th grades focusing on nature.  For more information contact the Home School office or Kathy Enna at kjenna@fs.fed.us

 

2014 Testing Information:

Group testing dates through Basic Skills Assessment and Educational Services are below.  However, if you are unable to test on these dates you may arrange to have the test administered by a qualified and neutral person as defined in OAR581-021-0026(1)(e)(i). A complete list of qualified testers can be found on the ODE website at www.ode.state.or.us. Please note that all testing providers will charge for their services.

Tests approved by the State of Oregon for assessment of home schooled students are:

  • Comprehensive Test of Basic Skills /Terra Nova
  • IOWA Tests of Basic Skills / Tests of Achievement and Proficiency
  • Metropolitan Achievement Battery
  • Stanford Achievement Test Battery

Group testing dates in the Central Oregon area:

Location

Date

Contact

Phone

Email

Bend

May 19th

Kathie Martinez

541.389.3758

kathie4testing@gmail.com

Bend

May 20th

Kathie Martinez

541.389.3758

kathie4testing@gmail.com

Redmond

May 22nd

Cera Lamken

541.788.9628

cerad@yahoo.com

Prineville

May 23rd

Linda Hehn

541.447.3854

 

High Desert Education Service District (HDESD) requests that test results be submitted to our office no later than September 30th 2014. 

Redmond Admin Building
145 SE Salmon Drive
Redmond, OR 97756
United States
Phone: 541.693.5656
Fax: 541.693.5601

KEY CONTACTS

Sally West
Home School Coordinator
541.693.5656