• NEW DATE FOR KINDER CONNECT OPEN HOUSE IS

    MARCH 5TH  5:30-6:30 PM

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Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School

Building a Community of Learners

4906 NE 6thPortland, OR 97211Ph 503-916-6456Fx 503-916-2647

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  • Global Celebration

    Global Celebration
  • Kindergarten Open House NEW DATE

    Due to the weather closure yesterday our Kindergarten Open House has been rescheduled for March 5th at 5:30-6:30 in the school library. 
  • Immunization Exclusion Date

    Exclusion Date is February 20th
     
    All records should be in before then or student will not be able to attend school that day. 
  • Incoming Kinder Tours

     
    Email Jessica Bucknam with your date at jbucknam@pps.net  
     
    UPDATE CHANGE OF DATE : FROM FEBRUARY 4TH TO FEBRUARY 5TH. NO TOUR ON THE 4TH
     
    Tours  

Principal's
Message

  • Welcome to Martin Luther King Jr. School!  We are a school with a strong history and a bright future.  Our PK-5th grade students represent the future of this great city and we are proud to have many local partners supporting us.  As an International Baccalaureate authorized school, we seek to provide inquiry based, conceptual learning for our students.  Integrated arts is also at the heart of our work. These experiences serve to bring the content alive!  Please visit the Integrated Arts page for more information about our partners.  Finally, we are a Mandarin Immersion school, providing Mandarin language instruction in a 50/50 model.  We are partnered with the Albina Head Start program where many of our students receive Mandarin instruction during their Pre-K experience.

     

    Our Mission:

    Martin Luther King, Jr. School believes in the unlimited potential of everyone in our diverse community.  We believe that a caring well-balanced student will be motivated to become a global citizen who is inspired to take action.

     

    Warmly,

     

    Jill Sage

    Principal

     

     

District News

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  • Board approves school calendar for 2019-20

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    The 2019-20 school year in Portland Public Schools will begin on Wednesday, Aug. 28, and end (barring weather makeup days) on Friday, June 5.

    That became official Tuesday night when the PPS Board of Education passed Resolution 5821, which approved Superintendent Guadalupe Guerrero’s proposed 2019-20 school calendar. The calendar was presented to the Board at its Jan. 15 meeting, with public input invited in the period before Tuesday’s final Board vote.

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  • PPS Pulse: February 12, 2019

    In this week's PPS Pulse: Deadline coming for students to be immunized; Jefferson students discuss Black History Month

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  • PPS Families: Help us improve school culture and climate by taking Successful Schools Survey

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    If you are the parent or guardian of a Portland Public Schools student, ask yourself: How is the educational climate at the school? Portland Public Schools is looking for answers to this and other key questions from family members of PPS students as part of the Successful Schools Survey. Students in grades 5, 7 and 10 also are being surveyed, and school-based staff will participate starting Feb. 19.

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  • Key date for immunizations is coming up

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    The recent outbreak of measles serves as a reminder about immunizations, with an important deadline coming up.

    Students in Portland Public Schools who have not gotten all of their required immunizations face a Wednesday, Feb. 20 deadline. That is the “exclusion date” set by the state for 2019, when any student who is not fully immunized may be barred from attending classes or district-provided child care.

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