Office of the Superintendent

Welcome to Columbia Gorge ESD's Office of the Superintendent

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

  • 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

  • Membership opportunities to Organization for Educational Technology and Curriculum (OETC)

Columbia Gorge ESD's Superintendent & Assistant Superintendent

Pat Sublette

Superintendent
Pat Sublette, Ph.D
psublette@cgesd.k12.or.us

Penny Grotting

Assistant Superintendent
Penny Fender
pfender@cgesd.k12.or.us
(541) 298-3131

The superintendent, in collaboration with the ESD board and other staff, is responsible for implementing the delivery of the programs and services provided to local districts by the ESD. In the delivery of these programs and services, the ESD strives to build relationships and partnerships based on mutual trust and respect; to provide high quality leadership for the improvement of student learning in the region; to provide high quality regional services which are effective, efficient and equitable to our users; and, to maximize our use of innovation as we design and deliver services to our component school districts.

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