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With School Starting, PPS Students Still Can't Drink From Water Fountains

OPB | Aug. 24, 2017 9:15 a.m.

Portland Public School students will still not be able to use school water fountains when the new academic year starts next week. 

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Northwest Schools Look To Make Up Snow Days

OPB | Dec. 20, 2016 3:53 p.m. | Portland

Two December storms are leading to calendar changes in Oregon school districts.

News | local

Judge Steps Away From OPB, Portland Schools Court Case

OPB | Nov. 10, 2015 11:16 a.m.

The Multnomah County judge presiding over the lawsuit between Oregon Public Broadcasting and Portland Public Schools has recused himself from the case.

Education | Think Out Loud

Portland May Need to Re-Open Closed Schools

OPB | June 3, 2015 12:06 p.m.

Over ten years ago, Portland Public Schools shut down nearly twenty schools due to low enrollment. Now enrollment is up, and PPS must find a way to avoid overcrowding.