LBL ESD serves educational agencies, districts, and schools across the state with high-quality services and programs that are practical, reliable and economical. LBL ESD has a distinguished reputation for supporting educational excellence and equity, working cooperatively with educators and educational agencies, and effecting productive solutions that help schools, teachers, students and families meet Oregon’s educational goals.
LBL ESD comprises 12 component school districts and over 89 schools with approximately 37,000 students in Linn, Benton and Lincoln counties. LBL ESD also serves students and districts elsewhere in Oregon through grants and contracts. Its governance structure includes a seven-member Board. LBL ESD has an annual budget of approximately $60 million and work force of approximately 225 employees.