The game was close again, but the Jefferson boys basketball
team wrapped up a Portland Interscholastic League title, this time with a 72-68
victory over Grant at a packed Jefferson High School gym on Friday.
Next school year’s sixth-grade students can visit their neighborhood
middle school or focus option schools at information sessions being held
district-wide through May. This is a great opportunity for families and students
to tour their future middle school and learn more about the academic and
athletic programs offered.
Portland Public Schools is
excited to propose the opening of an Arabic Dual Language Immersion program,
the first of its kind in Oregon. We will begin with a kindergarten class in
September 2018 where students will spend half of the day learning in Arabic and
half of the day learning in English. Students who live in the Portland Public
School district and turn 5 years old before Sept. 1, 2018 are eligible.
The first steps in
the rebuilding of Lincoln High School are underway as the district forms a
citizen-led Design Advisory Group (DAG). Thanks to the passage of the May 2017
bond, PPS is moving forward with planning, design and construction of a new
Lincoln High School. The Lincoln master plan calls for the school to be rebuilt
as a multi-story structure on the west side of the current campus.
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