• PPS Mission Statement

    We provide rigorous, high-quality academic learning experiences that are inclusive and joyful. We disrupt racial inequities to create vibrant environments for every student to demonstrate excellence. (July 2021)

    Forward Together

    A Strategic Initiative of “Forward Together,” PPS’ Strategic Plan for Racial Equity, Inclusion, and Excellence.

    PPS Theory of Action


    We braid Racial Equity and Social Justice strategies into our instructional core work with our students, teachers, and content, and build our organizational culture and capacity to create a strong foundation to support every student...


    We will re-imagine Portland Public Schools to ensure every student, especially our Black and Native American students who experience the greatest barriers, realize the Vision of the Graduate Portrait.

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