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Portland Public Schools

Portland, Oregon

501 N. DixonPortland, OR 97227(503) 916-2000

James John (K-5)

James John
As part of the School Building Improvement Bond, James John received a new seismically strengthened roof, some building level seismic strengthening, and accessible improvements including a phased elevator project.

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Thank you voters for supporting this work!

The work on the elevator continues through the fall and into next year.

Check back here to get alerts and notices about the construction's impact on the James John community.

Construction Details
  • Roof level seismic improvements with re-roofing that will include new insulation, rooftop mechanical and roofing materials.
  • Seismic improvements in cafeteria.
  • Phased elevator project begins this summer with expected completion by summer 2015.
  • Phased accessibility improvements including new ramps, handrails and door hardware as well as modifications to restrooms, sinks and drinking fountains.
  • Installation of a new fire alarm system.

Get Connected

For more information about school building improvements, contact: 503-916-2222 or email the office of school modernization

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