SUN Community Schools

  • Madison SUN Community School

    SUN (Schools Uniting Neighborhoods) Community Schools in Multnomah County are full-service neighborhood hubs where the school and partners from across the community come together to make sure students and families have what they need to be successful – in school and in life. Madison’s sponsoring lead agency is Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization (IRCO) (https://irco.org/)

    Madison SUN Community School works to engage the community in a systematic way to educate and support youth by providing wrap-around supports that eliminate barriers to academic success. We provide the following school-based services:

    After-School Programming • After-School Tutoring • Adult Education Classes • School & Hygienic Supplies • Community Food Pantry • Social Services Referrals • Family and Community Events •

     

    Remote SUN tutoring will begin in January 2021. Check our SUN Tutoring Page for more details!

     

    Madison SUN Community Partner Programs include:       

    College Possible, Latino Network, Portland State University, Oregon Food Bank, Africa House, Pacific Islander Asian Family Center, Impact NW, and Jobs 101.        

     

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Julia Schaffner

Madison IRCO SUN Site Manager

Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization (IRCO)

C: 503-407-8702

Madison High School 

3905 SE 91st Ave.

Portland OR 97266

Ph (503) 916-5220

Fx (503) 916-2702

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Jack Tangel

SUN Tutoring Coordinator
Email:  johnt@irco.org

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Adriana Dennis

SUN Support Staff

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Extended Day Programming

  • Extended Day programming is run in partnership with local non-profit community partners, as well we IRCO SUN Staff. All classes are free! Contact partner agencies to learn more and enroll.  

    Madison SUN Community Partner Programs include:       

    College Possible, Latino Network, Portland State University, Oregon Food Bank, Africa House, Pacific Islander Asian Family Center, Impact NW, and Jobs 101.       

    During remote learning all Extended Day Programming is cancelled. 

Adult Education

  • Adult ESL Community Classes have been postponed since school closure of Fall 2020.

     

    Colegio de Padres – Latino Network

    Colegio de Padres, for parents of middle and high school students, hosts workshops that help parents, many of whom are immigrants, understand the educational system in the US and the challenges facing their children.

    For more information, contact Carolina Hernandez, carolinahernandez@latnet.org, 503-781-4411.

    El Colegio de Padres, para padres de estudiantes de secundaria y preparatoria, ofrece talleres que ayudan a los padres, muchos de ellos inmigrantes, para que entiendan el sistema educativo de los Estados Unidos, así como los retos que sus hijos enfrentan.

    Para más información llame a Carolina Hernandez, carolinahernandez@latnet.org, 503-781-4411.

Madison Food Pantry

  • In partnership with Oregon Food Bank, the Madison Community Food Pantry distributes 3-5 day grocery supplies that include fresh produce, bread, milk, eggs, cans, pasta, and other non-perishables to Madison students and families weekly. The pantry is open to every Madison or Madison cluster family, as well as anyone living in the Madison High School area. Photo ID or proof of enrollment in a Madison cluster school is required. Pantry applications can be filled out in person at the Madison SUN Food Pantry.

    Food pantry update: 

    Madison SUN Food Pantry is not currently located at the Madison at Marshall campus. It has been relocated to Jason Lee on Fridays from 2-4pm. 

     

    Click here for a flyer with details about the pantry at our Jason Lee location.