School Engagement Fund Application
Deschutes and Ochoco National Forests have partnered with High Desert ESD to set up a School Engagement Fund to support field experiences. Teachers from Bend-La Pine, Crook County, Culver, Jefferson County, Redmond, and Sisters School Districts can apply to use the School Engagement Fund for these purposes:
1. Transportation (bussing) fees associated with field experiences
2. Substitute fees associated with field experiences
**Priority funds will be given to field trips that: (1) are for Title I schools, (2) include all special education and life skills students, and (3) align with grade level standards
IMPORTANT NOTE: This application is NOT for the purposes of scheduling a program. Please contact the program provider and confirm dates PRIOR to submitting this application.
Submit applications online AT LEAST 30 DAYS PRIOR TO YOUR FIELD TRIP.