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  • In reaction to the coronavirus pandemic that is affecting life throughout the United States and rest of the world, Portland Public Schools has been closed since March 16. On March 17, the closure of all public schools in Oregon, originally scheduled to end April 1, was extended by Gov. Kate Brown through April 28, with classes planned to re-open Wednesday, April 29. On this page are resources for families for the time away, as well as updates we have sent, via email, to our families.


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  • Watch: A message from Superintendent Guerrero

    He discusses PPS's status during the coronavirus closure and introduces the PPS-HD learning distance program

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  • Help The Fund for Portland Public Schools respond to the needs of students, families, and school communities during this unprecedented school closure.

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Home-Based Distance Learning

  • During the school closure, PPS has turned to online learning. Aligned with guidance from the Oregon Department of Education, we are lauching Home-Based Distance Learning, or PPS-HD. Click on the logo to see our informational webpage:

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Extended Learning Resources

  • To help students and their families stay engaged academically during this time off, we have a “Virtual Learning Opportunities” portal (click on image to go to page):

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