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Welcome to Seven Peaks School

Welcome to Seven Peaks School, an independent, Pre-K - 8th grade school in Bend, Oregon, offering the
International Baccalaureate and a strong sense of community.

International Baccalaureate


Lifelong learning: seven peaks is an accredited IB school

Incorporating the IB program into Seven Peaks School's learning approach has enhanced our educational offering by providing a framework that emphasizes international-mindedness, holistic development, and rigorous academic standards. Seven Peaks School is proud to be an International Baccalaureate school in Central Oregon, fostering global thinkers and compassionate leaders.

Global Perspective: The IB program encourages students to think globally and consider multiple perspectives. This aligns with Seven Peaks' commitment to fostering a broad understanding of the world, promoting cultural awareness, and preparing students for a globalized future.


Seven Peaks School enabled our child to develop a love of learning and provided our entire family with a warm, welcoming community throughout our nine year experience with the school. We would do it all over again!  
-PARENT of alumni


International baccalaureate

The IB curriculum is known for its academic rigor, helping students develop strong inquiry and research skills. This prepares students for higher education, with a combination of formative and summative assessments. IB places a strong emphasis on inquiry-based learning

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Building lifelong learners at Seven Peaks School


By embracing the IB principles of play and inquiry-based learning, Seven Peaks' early years program lays the groundwork for a solid educational foundation. It not only prepares children academically but also nurtures their social, emotional, and cognitive skills, setting the stage for a lifelong journey of learning and discovery.



The IB program's emphasis on inquiry-based learning encourages students to ask questions, investigate, and think critically. This approach not only enhances academic skills but also contributes to the development of problem-solving abilities, resilience, and a love for continuous learning—essential qualities for lifelong learners.



Our mission is to inspire a lifelong love of learning in our students, to enable them to thrive in a complex world, and to challenge them in a safe and nurturing environment.

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IB profile trait

The IB’s Learner Profile Traits can offer a roadmap to navigate the unstructured days of summer with purpose and joy. By focusing on balance, families can create a harmonious environment where everyone thrives. As we embrace the summer months, let’s use the principles of balance to enrich our lives, making this season a time of growth, connection, and well-being.

By incorporating these strategies, Seven Peaks parents can help their children develop a balanced approach to summer, ensuring that it becomes a time of both relaxation and enrichment. Here’s to a summer filled with joy, learning, and cherished family moments!

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SEL Counseling

Today, SEL is recognized as an essential component of education that supports the development of well-rounded, emotionally intelligent individuals. It helps students understand and manage their emotions, build empathy, establish positive relationships, and make responsible decisions. By addressing these areas, SEL not only enhances academic performance but also prepares students for success in their personal and professional lives.

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Celebrating Our Incredible Parent Volunteers at Seven Peaks

To all the parents who have volunteered in any capacity this year: Thank you. Your contributions are deeply appreciated, and we are immensely grateful for your unwavering support. Seven Peaks Community is stronger and more successful because of you.

As we look forward to the next school year, we are excited to continue this partnership and create even more wonderful experiences for our students. Here’s to the power of community and the amazing things we can achieve together!

Read More about Celebrating Our Incredible Parent Volunteers at Seven Peaks