Schools & Learning
- Finding and registering for neighborhood schools
- Annual lottery transfer process.
- Transfers for extraordinary circumstances.
- Enrolling out-of-district students.
A searchable directory of PPS Schools.
The start and end times for every school in the district.
PPS has articulated a rigorous and relevant core program across grade levels and has made access for all students a central focus of its policy work. To continuously challenge, engage and help all students reach their potential, PPS is expanding programs in such areas as Dual Language Immersion, Career & Technical Education, Early Childhood Learning and the Arts, thanks in part to the Portland Arts Tax.
What does your future hold? Start now to plan your future and embark on a path to achieve your goals after high school and in life.
Synergy ParentVUE is a tool to help families stay informed about their student’s progress. This tool can be used to access your student’s grades, attendance information, and also to communicate with teachers. Students will have access to the same information using Synergy StudentVUE.
PPS is expanding access to pre-school education through innovative early childhood learning hubs. Head Start, culturally specific nonprofits, foundations and other partners provide wrap around supports and diverse opportunities to help our youngest students build a foundation for learning proven to close traditional achievement gaps.
PPS has a full constellation - through in-district programs and community-based organizations - of alternative education programs that provide options and meet the needs of diverse learners.
The Common Core State Standards are a set of shared K-12 learning expectations for students in English-language arts and mathematics intended to prepare students for college and career