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The Mission of Harney Education Service District (HESD) is to assist our component school districts and the State of Oregon in providing excellent and equitable educational opportunities and successful learning environments for all Harney County students.  HESD is dedicated to providing leadership in helping to achieve Oregon's education goals and working in partnership with our schools and our community to enhance the healthy development of children and families for today and tomorrow.

HESD is “Committed to Excellence”, and we work hard to make the site a primary source for timely information for all users, and a main gateway for improved communication between parents, teachers, students and other members of our community. Our goal and responsibility is to help each student develop an enthusiasm for learning, a respect for self and others, and the skills to become a creative independent thinker and problem solver.

What's New
Tech Conference
Teachers Hone Tech Skills at Annual Conference
The 2015 tech conference had some great presenters from Boise State and the Oregon Virtual School District (ORVSD). The focus was on digital media for students that teachers can bring into their classroom. Topics such as iMovie, GarageBand, Adobe Voice and YouTube playlists were some of the topics covered. Richard Culatta keynoted via Google Hangout from Washington DC. Richard is the head of the Office of Educational Technology in Washington, DC.
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Fire Safety Visit
Children From the Early Childhood Center Learn Fire Safety From the Experts
The Burns Fire Department visited the Early Childhood Center on April 16 to teach the kids about important fire safety rules.
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Aladdin Cast
Harney County Kids Star in Live Performance of Aladdin
During the week of March 2nd through 7th the students of Harney County, along with the Missoula Children’s Theatre actors, auditioned, rehearsed and performed the Aladdin play.
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Upcoming Events

  April 2015  
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   Number Sense Workshop
   Apr 25 2015 at 08:30 AM
   Kevin Feldman Learning Walk & Training
   Apr 30 2015 at 08:00 AM
   HESD Board Meeting
   May 13 2015 at 01:30 PM
   HESD Board Meeting
   Jun 10 2015 at 01:30 PM
   HESD Board Meeting
   Jul 08 2015 at 01:30 PM