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Community Involvement
and Public Affairs (CIPA)

Community Involvement
and Public Affairs (CIPA)

  • Mission: To increase student achievement and improve school performance by forging a stronger and more culturally competent partnership between PPS and its families, community and employees.

    Through increased access to educational opportunities, supports and information, we empower our families, community members and staff to make well-informed educational choices and to participate fully and equitably in school and school district decisions.


Lindsay Trapp
CIPA Executive Assistant
(503) 916-3304
Harry Esteve
Director/Strategic Communications & Outreach
(503) 916-3374
Dave Northfield
Director/Media Relations
(503) 916-3066

We want your ideas

  • Please feel free to submit story suggestions, links to the best stories on your school web site or newsletter, photos, videos and other items you think would have district wide interest. Email story ideas, images and documents to: