About Us

Linn Benton Lincoln Education Service District (LBL) provides educational support programs and services to 12 constituent school districts, 91 schools and approximately 34,000 students in Linn, Benton and Lincoln Counties.

As a regional education service agency, LBL is one of 19 ESD's created by Oregon’s legislature to provide programs and services to local school districts and social service entities within its designated geographic area. We serve the needs of children in our region by providing local school districts with a wide range of administrative, special education, instructional and technology services.

ArrowBoard of Directors

LBL's Board of Directors provides leadership to serve districts, schools and students by providing flexible, effective and efficient educational services.


ArrowCabinet & Leadership Council

LBL's Cabinet and Leadership Council serve component districts in Linn, Benton and Lincoln Counties. Both leadership groups bring to LBL a wealth of education and expertise, enabling them to make effective decisions that provide K-12 students with the highest level of educational support.


ArrowPrograms and Services

LBL's eight programs collaborate to create dynamic, effective service that's focused on meeting the existing and emerging needs of school districts. Our programs are:

ArrowMission & Vision

Mission: LBL Board of Directors, Superintendent, and staff serve districts, schools, and students by providing flexible, effective, and efficient educational services.

Vision: To be a responsive and transparent organization that supports districts in helping every child succeed.

  • We value success for all students.
  • We value relationships that are built on trust, responsiveness and honesty.
  • We value the “four E's”: Excellence, Equity, Efficiency, and Effectiveness.
  • We value accountability.

ArrowStrategic Plan 2014-2015

Strategic Plan 2014-2015: LBL staff and the Board of Directors have updated the LBL Strategic Plan 2014-2015 Acrobat PDF file. Our main goal is to provide high-quality services and programs that are practical, reliable, and economical.


ArrowLocal Service Plan 2013-2015

Local Service Plan 2013 - 2015: LBL is a statewide leader in delivering sound educational services. We serve educational agencies, districts, and schools across the state with high-quality services, and programs that are practical, reliable and economical.

The Local Service Plan (Acrobat PDF file 212K) defines our vision, values, goals and provides a detailed description of all services provided by LBL. 

ArrowAnnual Report 2014-2015

LBL is funded through multiple sources to assist Linn, Benton, and Lincoln school districts to achieve Oregon's education goals. The annual report
(Acrobat PDF file 204K) is an opportunity for us to communicate to our districts, agencies, and community on how we utilize the resources that are provided to us.


ArrowFinancial Information


ArrowAchievement Compact Advisory Committee

During the 2012 Legislative Session, Senate Bill 1581, has directed each school district and education service district to form an “Achievement Compact Advisory Committee” by September 30, 2012. Each year, the committee will present recommendations to the district's Board of Education by February 1.

The committee is charged with the following:

  • Developing an achievement compact.
  • Ensuring the implementation of the achievement compact.
  • Developing district plans for achieving the student outcomes, measures of progress, goals, and targets expressed in the district's achievement compact for the next fiscal years and targets.
  • Recommending outcomes, measures of progress, goals, and targets to be contained in the district's achievement compact for the next fiscal year.
  • Click here to view meeting schedule, agendas, and minutes.
ArrowAddress & Contact Information

Linn Benton Lincoln ESD
905 4th Avenue SE (map)
Albany, OR 97321-1999

Phone: 541.812.2600
Fax: 541.926.6047
Email: webmaster@lblesd.k12.or.us



905 4th Avenue SE
Albany, OR 97321-3199
Phone: 541-812-2600
Fax: 541-926-6047
E-mail: webmaster@lblesd.k12.or.us

Last Modified: December 29, 2014