The Humanities Department is excited to announce Elizabeth Martin as the Program Administrator for Dyslexia. Elizabeth has worked in Portland Public Schools since 2012, and her new position will allow her to use the skills and knowledge she has gained in working with students with reading difficulties and disabilities.
Dear Atkinson Community,
I am pleased to announce that Jennifer Fontana will be the new principal at Atkinson Elementary School. Jennifer is a former principal in Portland Public Schools who is returning to the district after a year away and has the dual language skills that make her a good fit for Atkinson.
I am pleased to announce that Dr. Esther Omogbehin has accepted our offer to join Portland Public Schools as a Regional Superintendent. Dr. Omogbehin has a long history of utilizing her leadership skills to create an environment that prioritizes the needs of all students and the health of the communities she serves.
I am pleased to announce that Lorna Fast Buffalo Horse will join the Office of School Performance as Director of Multiple Pathways to Graduation. Lorna brings 30 years of experience in education to the position.