Central Office

Phone: (503) 916-2000
501 North Dixon Street
Portland, Oregon 97227-1804 USA
Directions to Central Office (BESC)

Departments, Services, Projects, and Other Resources

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Accounting Services (503) 916-3112
Assistive Technology/Augmentative & Alternative Communication (503) 916-3317
Athletics (Athletics Hotline: 916-3226) (503) 916-3223
Audio-Visual Library (503) 916-3228
Audiological Services (Columbia Regional Program) (503) 916-5570
Audit Information -- see Performance Audit Information
Autism Services (503) 916-5570

Board of Education Office (503) 916-3741
(503) 916-3100 FAX
Budget (503) 916-3364
Buildings, Use of -- see Community/Civic Use of Schools (503) 916-3268

Charter Schools (503) 916-3359
Chief of Operations (Operations) (503) 916-3359
Child Care (503) 916-3230
Columbia Regional Program (503) 916-5570
Community Involvement & Public Affairs (503) 916-3304
Community/Civic Use of Schools (503) 916-3268
Community Transition Program (503) 916-5817
Counseling (503) 916-5460
Curriculum (503) 916-5404
Custodial Civil Service Board (503) 916-3225

Data and Policy Analysis (formerly Management Information Services) (503) 916-3076
Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services (Columbia Regional Program) (503) 916-5570
Delayed Expulsion School Counseling Center (DESCC) (503) 916-5566
Direction Services (503) 916-5840
Discipline (503) 916-5460
Diner - The 501 Deli
Driver Education (pdf) (971) 722-6265
Dual Language Immersion Program (503) 916-3151

Early Childhood Education (Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten) (503) 916-3230
Early Intervention/Early Childhood Special Education (EI/ECSE) (503) 261-5535
Education Options -- see Multiple Pathways to Graduation (503) 916-5437
Emergency Management (503) 916-3000
Employment Information (503) 916-3544
Employment Verification 1-800-996-7566
Enrollment & Transfer Center (School Choice) (503) 916-3205
Enrollment Balancing (formerly Boundaries of Schools)
English as a Second Language (ESL) (503) 916-6525
Equity & Partnerships (503) 916-3960

Facilities and Asset Management
Administration
(503) 916-3401

(503) 916-3405
(503) 916-3409
(503) 916-3310
(503) 916-3303
(503) 916-6383
(503) 916-3268
(503) 916-3817
Family Engagement -- see School Family Partnerships (503) 916-3025
Finance (503) 916-3112
Funded Programs (formerly Title I) (503) 916-3184

GEAR UP College Ahead Program (CAP) (503) 916-2000 x71018
General Counsel (503) 916-3570
Grants and Compliance
Grants Application
Compliance

(503) 916-3447
(503) 916-3183

Head Start program (503) 916-5724
Hola...Hola/Moshi Moshi Project -- see Curriculum (503) 916-6004
High School System (formerly Office of High Schools) (503) 916-3992
Homeless Student Services - see Project Return (503) 916-5770
Human Resources (503) 916-3544
HR Legal Counsel

Imaging Services (503) 916-3221
Indian Education (503) 916-6499
Information Technology (503) 916-3375
Instructional Resource Center (503) 916-3228
Integrated Student Support -- see Special Education (503) 916-3152
Interpretation -- see Translation and Interpretation Services (503) 916-3427

KBPS Radio Broadcasting -- AM1450-KBPS (503) 916-5828
Kindergarten (Early Childhood Education) (503) 916-3230

Labor Relations (503) 916-2000
Library Services (503) 916-3267

Mail Services (503) 916-3783
Mental Health Services (503) 916-5460
Menus for school breakfast and lunch -- also see Nutrition Services
Motor Development Team (503) 916-5490 x71072
Multicultural/Multiethnic Education
Multimedia Library (503) 916-3228
Multiple Pathways to Graduation (formerly Education Options) (503) 916-5437
Multnomah Early Childhood Program (MECP)
Multnomah Education Service District (MESD)

Nutrition Services (503) 916-3399

Off-Site Instruction (503) 916-5590
Office of Development -- see Grants and Compliance (503) 916-3447
Office of High Schools -- see High School System (503) 916-3992
Office of Teaching and Learning (503) 916-3202
Ombudsman (503) 916-3045
Operations (See Chief of Operations)
Oregon Department of Education
Oregon Educational Service Districts (ESDs)
Oregon Public Education Network (O.P.E.N.)
Oregon Schools on the Web
Orthopedic Services (Columbia Regional Program) (503) 916-5570

Parent Guide to PPS
Pathways (503) 916-5450
Payroll Services (503) 916-3302
Performance Audit Information
Physical Plant -- see Facilities and Asset Management
PONY/Mail Services (503) 916-3783
Portland Student Panel -- see SuperSAC
Prof. Development Academy -- see Curriculum (503) 916-6004
Professional Library (503) 916-3267
Professional Technical Education (503) 916-5114
Project Return/Homeless Student Services -- see Funded Programs (503) 916-3184
PTA Clothing Center - Marshall Campus ·
3905 SE 91st, Portland, Oregon
(503) 293-0783
Public Information Office -- see Community Involvement & Public Affairs
Purchasing & Contracting (503) 916-3305

Reconnection Services 503-916-3956
Records & Information Management:Transcripts (503) 916-2000 x74860
Recycling (503) 916-2000 x74279
Research & Evaluation (503) 916-3341
Response to Intervention
Risk Management (503) 916-3204
Russian Program (503) 314-8554

Schools & Special Programs
School Facts & Home Pages
Special Programs: Magnet Schools, Immersion, and Special Programs
Schoolhouse Supplies (503) 249-9933
School Choice Process (Student Transfer) (503) 916-3205
School Family Partnerships (formerly Family Engagement) (503) 916-3025
School Modernization (see School Improvement Bond)
(503) 916-2222
School Health Services (503) 916-3036
Science Kits (503) 916-3228
Science Resources (503) 916-5404
Section 504 (Student Services) (503) 916-5460
Security Services (503) 916-3000
Special Education (503) 916-3152
Student Links
Student Services (503) 916-5460
Student Transportation (503) 916-6901
Substitute Teacher Employee Management System 1-800-942-3767
Substitute Office (503) 916-3330
Summer Resources
Summer Scholars (503) 916-5439
SUN Community Schools Program
Sustainability (See also under Facilities) (503) 916-6383
System Planning and Performance (archival purposes only) (503) 916-3110

Talented and Gifted (503) 916-3358
Teacher Resources
Teen Parent Services (503) 916-5858
Television Services: Program listings for the District's cable access television station, information about educational videos, and more. (503) 916-5838
Textbook Services (503) 916-3228
Title I -- now known as Funded Programs (503) 916-3184
Translation and Interpretation Services (503) 916-3427
Transportation -- see Student Transportation (503) 916-6901

Vision Services (Columbia Regional Program) (503) 916-5570
Volunteers in Portland Schools (503) 916-3078

Warehouse (503) 916-3245
Wellness (503) 916-3393