Dear Hosford Community,
I am pleased to announce that Caitlin Klenz has accepted our offer to become the new principal at Hosford Middle School. Caitlin is an accomplished communicator and relationship builder who has a history of improving systems and truly enjoys the middle school setting.
We are excited to announce two key additions to the Business & Operations team. Marina Cresswell joins us as Senior Director of the Office of School Modernization (OSM), and Debra Giles will be Director of the Client Services Division in the Office of Technology and Information Services (OTIS). Marina and Debra are accomplished professionals who we feel will be major assets to our students and staff.
Every year, one group of students in Portland Public Schools starts the new school year with the finish line of their K-12 education in sight. And as classes begin on Aug. 28 for the the 2019-20 school year, the end is closer than ever for the students who will start their senior years.
I am pleased to announce that Dr. Tania McKey will join Portland Public Schools as Senior Director of Humanities. Tania brings 23 years of experience in education to the position, which will be in the Office of Teaching and Learning.
I am pleased to announce Patrice Woods as the new Portland Public Schools Director of Mathematics in the Department of STEAM Education. She will take the lead for the continued work around transforming mathematics teaching and learning to best meet the needs for our students in grades K-12.
Dear Roseway Heights Community,
I am pleased to announce that Brenda Fox will be the new principal at Roseway Heights Middle School. Brenda is a veteran school leader who has been in Portland Public Schools for 18 years.
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Dear Hayhurst Community,
I am pleased to announce that Tara Bourland will be the new principal at Hayhurst Elementary School. Tara is an experienced leader with an extensive history of coaching and training educators.
Dear César Chávez Community,
I am pleased to announce that Risa Muñoz will be the new principal at César Chávez K-8 School. Risa is a familiar face to most of you, having served as assistant principal at César Chávez the last two years.