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NEW! BIS Ranks 3rd in Graduation Rates in Southern Oregon
The Oregon Department of Education recently released the State's graduation rates for 2013-14, and BIS ranks among the top schools in southern Oregon with a graduation rate 7% higher than the state average.
Smarter Balanced State Assessment Goes into Effect
The State of Oregon has implemented a new state assessment called Smarter Balanced to replace the previous OAKS state assessment. Smarter Balanced is closely aligned with Common Core, the State-adopted teaching standards. All students are required to take the Smarter Balanced Assessment their junior year, and must meet benchmark requirements in math, reading, and writing to be eligible to graduate.