Estoy orgulloso y honrado de servir como el Directora de la Escuela Scott. Los estudiantes, las familias y el personal increíbles son los que hacen que servir a Scott sea una alegría. En Scott trabajamos colectivamente todos los días para garantizar que todos los estudiantes alcancen su máximo potencial. Este año nos enfocamos en implementar una instrucción rigurosa basada en estándares, personalizando la instrucción para satisfacer las necesidades de cada estudiante, aprovechando el ciclo impulsado por datos para la mejora continua y creando una cultura alegre para el aprendizaje. A partir de enero de 2019, estaremos diseñando una nueva Misión y Visión para impulsar nuestra escuela a medida que nos convertimos de una escuela K-8 a una escuela K-5 al servicio de la comunidad de Cully. Esperamos continuar colaborando con las familias y la comunidad para garantizar el éxito académico de todos nuestros estudiantes.
I am proud and honored to serve as the Principal of Scott School. Amazing students, families, and staff are what make serving at Scott such a joy. At Scott we work collectively every day to ensure that all students reach their fullest potential. This year we are focused on implementing rigorous, standards-based instruction, personalizing instruction to meet every students’ needs, leveraging the Data Driven Cycle for continuous improvement, and creating a joyful culture for learning. Starting in January of 2019 we will be crafting a new Mission and Vision to drive our school as we convert from a K-8 to a K-5 school serving the Cully Community. We look forward to continuing to partner with families and the community to ensure academic success for all of our students.
The Portland Public Schools Board of Education voted unanimously to extend PPS Superintendent Guadalupe Guerrero's current contract by another two years during its Tuesday, June 25 meeting. Since he will be entering the third year of his original contract, the Board has committed to a total of five years through June 2022 with Guerrero at the helm. The approval came after board members offered a comprehensively positive review of his performance.
A public hearing will be held by the Tax Supervising and Conservation Commission on the budget approved by the Budget Committee for Portland Public School District 1J, Multnomah County, Oregon for the fiscal year July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020. The hearing will be held in the Board Auditorium at the Blanchard Education Service Center (BESC), 501 North Dixon Street, Portland, Oregon, on the 25th day of June at 3 p.m.
I am pleased to announce that Dr. Liane Kehaulani O’Banion has accepted our offer to become Portland Public School’s Director of Title IX Policy, Training & Compliance.