Portland Public Schools
Portland school board candidate Derrick Peterson withdraws from the race — again
After seeming to drop out of a race for Portland school board last week, Derrick Peterson has shared another statement saying — again — that he’s withdrawing.
Portland schools staff propose collaboration with police, officers stationed ‘near’ schools
Portland school officials presented their safety and security recommendations to the school board on Tuesday.
Portland school leaders apologize for ‘not alerting’ entire district of violent, racist attack at middle school
Portland Public Schools Superintendent Guadalupe Guerrero and school board members issued a statement late Friday afternoon, several weeks after racist assault at West Sylvan Middle School.
Shooting outside Portland’s Franklin High School injures one, ends basketball game early
Someone fired a gun in a parking lot outside of a basketball game at Portland’s Franklin High School Saturday night.
Portland Public Schools board votes to shift Lent Elementary to dual-language only school
Tuesday’s school board vote marked a final move in an enrollment shift for students in Southeast Portland
2 students injured in shooting near Portland’s Jefferson High School
According to an officer at the scene, someone was shot in the leg outside the school and ran into a building at the North Portland school.
After pandemic challenges, Portland middle schools address student needs for new school year
Last spring, Portland middle school teachers asked the school board for more support. As students head back to class Tuesday, help is on the way.
Back to school next week for students in Portland, Vancouver
The school year for students in both Portland Public Schools and Southwest Washington begins on Aug. 30. Portland school officials shared an update on staffing and enrollment ahead of the new year during a board meeting Tuesday.
Portland Public Schools safety policy to prohibit concealed weapons on school campuses
The board of Oregon's largest school district has expanded its weapons ban on campus to include concealed weapons.
Portland Public Schools board passes $1.89 billion budget
The school board approved the budget for next school year, including a couple of direct investments towards middle schools.