Welcome to InterMountain ESD

Scaling New Heights of Excellence

The IMESD is committed to working with school districts to implement programs and services to make every student successful, provide high quality teaching and develop long-term economic vitality for rural communities in eastern Oregon. The IMESD has served the students of this region since 1863.

Children's Rodeo Serves Up Fun and Smiles

girl and cowboy in arena

It was a great day in the Pendleton Round-Up Arena for almost 50 students who participated in the Annual Children's Rodeo on Thursday, September 13. Sponsored by the IMESD and the Pendleton Round-Up, this event provides children with special needs ages 5 through 10 years the opportunity to be cowboys and cowgirls inside the famous rodeo location. This marked 34 years for the event.

Agency Cultivates Connections for New Year

photo of employees at in-service

The InterMountain ESD started the new school year with its annual In-Service on Wednesday, August 15. All of the agency’s 250 employees were in attendance at the Pendleton Convention Center to begin the year together.

Dr. Mark Mulvihill, IMESD Superintendent, started the morning with a welcome to all employees, followed by Board Vice Chair Kelly Bissinger, who wished everyone a successful year of serving students in eastern Oregon.