April 5, 5 pm to 7 pm.School board meeting follows at 7 pm. Board considers opening Ockley Green MS.
April 12, 6 pm: School board considers West Side program and boundary changes. View map and KPI's reflecting additional portion of Bridlemile boundary that would continue to feed from West Sylvan to Lincoln rather than to Wilson High School.
Feb. 25, 6 pm to 8 pm, 6651 SW Capitol Hwy: Seeking feedback from Spanish-speaking families on proposed West Side changes. Meeting in Spanish w/ English interpretation. Video of meeting.
March 1, 6 pm to 8 pm, Ockley Green, 6031 N. Montana. Seeking feedback on community proposal to make Ockley Green a middle school in Fall 2016. Video of meeting. Video of meeting. Meeting notes.
March 9, 4 pm, BESC, 501 N. Dixon St. Superintendent will present to District-wide Boundary Review Advisory Committee a draft of proposed changes to current recommendations. No public comment. Meeting is open to the public and will be streamed live and broadcast on TV Channel 28. Draft proposal will be posted here. Meeting Agenda; Video of meeting.
March 16, 6:30 to 8 pm, Hosford Middle School, 2303 SE 28th Place. Interpretation in Spanish, Vietnamese, Chinese, Somali and Russian. Childcare will be provided at all meetings. PowerPoint; Video of meeting.
March 29: 6 pm, 501 N. Dixon St. Superintendent presents final recommendations to the school board. Recommendations will encompass West Side boundary and program changes; additional details about the reconfiguration of K-8 schools into K-5s and middle schools, and implementation guidance and recommended timelines for proposed changes district-wide. Meeting is streamed live.
East Sylvan Building Conditions: Proposed home for Odyssey K-8
K-8 Reconfiguration: DBRAC recommended a framework for reconfiguring most K-8s to K-5s and Middle Schools. (See final report) Next: Deciding grade configurations for schools and feeder patterns through high school.
Portland Public Schools recognizes the diversity and worth of all individuals and groups and their roles in society. It is the policy of the Portland Public Schools Board of Education that there will be no discrimination or harassment of individuals or groups on the grounds of age, color, creed, disability, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex or sexual orientation in any educational programs, activities or employment.
District Title VI & Title IX Contact: Greg Wolleck, HS Regional Administrator (503-916-3963)
District 504 Contact: Tammy Jackson, Director, Student Services (503-916-5460)
American Disabilities Act Contact: Human Resources (503-916-3544)