Congratulations to Madras Elementary 2nd Grade Teacher Jean Bendele

Mrs. Bendele has been recognized, winning the VFW National Citizenship Elementary Teacher of the Year at the local Jefferson County level, Central Oregon regional level, and now the State of Oregon. Mrs. Bendele will be transitioning to the national VFW competition.

This is an amazing individual recognition, and also highlights the work of our staff and our families working together to support every student. Thank you for your patience and partnership as we work to make the 2020-2021 amazing for our students!

Well done Mrs. Bendele, we are so proud of you! #malearns