• Our Mission: to assist Hood River & Wasco County school districts and the Department of Education in achieving Oregon's educational goals by providing equitable, high quality, cost-effective and locally responsive educational services at a regional level.

    Our Vision: Columbia Gorge Education Service District is dedicated to enhancing the opportunities and educational efforts of our component school districts in maximizing educational achievement for our students. We strive to demonstrate leadership, provide wise utilization of resources, and add value to the educational process. We empower our component school districts through equitable support and flow-through funding to effectively and efficiently educate all students.
    The services provided to our constituent school districts include Technology Services and Support, Early Intervention, and Early Childhood Special Education, School Improvement and Assessment Support, Special Programs such as Migrant & Indian Education, Behavioral Assessment and Home School Services. We also provide our districts with access to video streaming from Discovery Education; Career Information System (CIS) for middle and high school students; Data Warehouse; and, membership opportunities to Organization for Educational Technology and Curriculum (OETC).