Before School Supervision
Agreement letters were mailed out this week to families that signed up. The agreement must be signed and returned to the school office before your student can be admitted to the Gym or Library on Monday, September 26. If you no longer wish to participate, please let the school office know, so we can open it up to others at a later date.
Restaurant Nights in September
Mark Your Calendars and support Mt Tabor. PTA Restaurant Partner fundraiser with Pizzicato on 9/27. It’s all day and applies to dining in or take out.
The current Student Rights and Responsibilities Handbook can be found at bottom of the following page: http://www.pps.net/Page/1065
About the school
Mount Tabor Middle School sets a high bar for its students. Faculty work hard to build relationships so that all students feel connected, recognized and supported. Our school houses the district’s Japanese Immersion Program for grades 6-8, a growing Spanish Immersion Program and a neighborhood middle school. Mt. Tabor provides extra services through a Support Education Program and Columbia Regional Deaf & Hard of Hearing Program. Mt. Tabor strives to balance rich, historic traditions while creating new customs that reflect Portland’s ever-changing neighborhoods. This is our motto: Strong Community, Strong Results.
Mt. Tabor responds to students’ academic needs with support and enrichment, including:
As previously communicated, PPS recently hired an independent third party to test lead paint levels in two of the classrooms at Hayhurst, #14 and #15. A copy of their final report, dated September 15, 2016, may be accessed here. The report’s Executive Summary on page 1 includes the following recommendations: