Amazing! 1,500 students, families and community members from PPS and well beyond welcomed Nobel Laureate Rigoberta Menchú to Jefferson April 16. "I am not a victim," Dr. Menchú said. "I am a light for others." Thank you for sharing your glow, Dr. Menchú! Slideshow. Portland Public Schools 2025 survey. Online. Download: English, Español Tiếng Việt 中文 Русский Soomaaliga. FAQ.
First day of school is Aug. 27.
Located in the beautiful city of Portland, Oregon, Portland Public Schools educates more than 48,000 students from pre-kindergarten through high school. Thanks for stopping by.
April 1-May 1: Enrollment at PPS is expected to grow by thousands in the next decade. Take the 17-question PPS2025 survey to help shape change as we grow: in all supported languages online at Oregon's Kitchen Table or go the PPS2025 webpage to download a PDF and view frequently asked questions (FAQs).
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PPS Budget: Get the facts, get involved
Learn about the PPS budget and how to get involved. Superintendent Smith will present her budget proposal April 14. Attend a Budget Town Halls in April with the Portland School Board:
April 13 at Wilson; April 21 at Franklin & April 27 at Roosevelt (in Spanish); 6 pm to 7:30 pm.
View Town Hall schedule: English, Español Tiếng Việt Русский 中文 Soomaaliga
Where does PPS gets its money and how is it used to staff the schools? Learn more.