Students and Families arrive at 8:15am and enter building at the north door (Breakfast Door) located by the cafeteria. Students and families enter cafeteria, breakfast is available for K-8 grade students. Students will sit at grade level tables. Families can choose to sit together at family tables. Everyone will clean up after themselves. Gym will be available as an option to wait for bell to ring. At 8:38am, clean tables will be excused to line up to go to class. First bell is at 8:40am. Staff will excuse tables one at a time to walk to class.
Students and Families arriving at First Bell, 8:40am, can enter through the front door.
K-1 Grade Families may wait by Breakfast door until bell rings at 3:00pm. Families will pick up their child from their child’s classroom.
2-3 Grade Families may wait by front door until bell rings at 3:00m. Families will pick up their child from their child's classroom.
4-5 Grade Families may wait on the map playground. Teachers will bring students to the playground when the bell rings at 3:00pm.
6-8 Grade Families may wait on the map playground. Students will be dismissed from their classes.
If you have multiple children, please work with your teachers to create a dismissal plan.
The PPS school board and communications department have been working to update the district’s public records policy with an eye towards greater transparency and compliance with several new laws that were passed by the Oregon Legislature this year.
Oregon schools, including PPS, will focus more on the role of Native Americans in Oregon history, thanks to a bill passed by the state Legislature.
Senate Bill 13, which focuses on providing accurate, place-based tribal education across the state, was signed into law by Gov. Kate Brown over the summer. It directs the state Department of Education to develop curriculum and provide teacher training relating to Native American experience in Oregon.
Hundreds of Portland Public Schools parents and community members have participated in public sessions aimed at gathering comments on the proposal to open two new middle schools at Roseway Heights and Harriet Tubman.
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Site Council
8:45 AM - 10:30 AM Garden Club
1:45 PM - 2:15 PM Fun Run!
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Principal Coffee
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Harvest Share
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Rain Garden Improvement Day
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Benson Family Night
6:00 PM Board Meeting