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Trees for a lifetime

Richmond kindergartners put their backs into tree planting through a partnership with Portland Parks & Recreation's Living Learning program. Photos by Katharine Kimball. View slideshow.

Celebrating Dr. Seuss' birthday

March 02, 2015
Timber Joey charmed Llewellyn students with his reading of a Dr. Seuss classic. Schools across the district celebrated the national Read Across America day on March 2, Dr. Seuss' birthday, with special guests and activities. At Jason Lee School, the day launched a school-wide readathon.

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Police invite community input

February 27, 2015

The Portland Police Bureau is partnering with RACE TALKS, the Albina Ministerial Alliance and the City of Portland's Human Rights Commission & Community Police Reform Committee to get public feedback about community relations with the police

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Lincoln High School drama students perform “Skin of Our Teeth”

February 27, 2015
Pulitzer Prize-winning comedic drama portrays one family’s fight for survival through the ages [More]

Buckman art show celebrates 25th year

February 27, 2015
The 25th annual Buckman Art Show & Sell is March 7-8, 2015. The beloved Southeast Portland tradition, the Buckman Art Show & Sell, returns March 7-8. 

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Schools go Google to support learning

February 27, 2015
Google Apps for Education

PPS joined in the Oregon Google Apps for Education agreement to give all staff and students across the district access to the Google suite of educational tools at the start of this school year and many teachers are jumping in to use the tools with their students.

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Buckman art; Hayhurst crafts; Lincoln play

February 27, 2015

Mark your calendar and come on down! March 5-7 Hayhurst holds a craft fair; Buckman holds an art show and sale and Lincoln thespians present the play "Skin of our Teeth."

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