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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.

Congratulations to our high-flying students

May 27, 2015
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Portland’s brightest students are marching as valedictorians and getting well-deserved recognition at events held this May and June. 

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Senior scholars shine

May 27, 2015
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Several stand-out PPS graduates have landed major national scholarships.
 

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Farewell Faubion bash coming June 6

May 27, 2015
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Faubion families, alumni and community members are invited to an all-day gathering to bid goodbye to the 65-year-old building and greet the PK-8 school’s state-of-the-art future.
 

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Board approves budget adding staff and supports to schools

May 27, 2015

The Portland School Board on May 26 approved Superintendent Carole Smith's proposed budget for 2015-16 and created a list of priority investments they hope to make if the state Legislature allocates more money to schools.

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Counselors promote kinder school climate

May 26, 2015

Across Portland Public Schools,students, teachers and counselors are working to make schools more inclusive and accepting.

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Police/community forum June 3

May 26, 2015

The Portland Police Bureau is holding the next in a series of forums on community relations with police on Wednesday, June 3 at Wilson High School.

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