Connecting to Kindergarten

Starting school is an important moment and focusing on a successful transition is time well spent. PPS encourages you to attend your neighborhood school’s open house and then visit other schools if you wish to.

NEIGHBORHOOD ELEMENTARY/K-8 SCHOOLS: Connect to Kindergarten

Incoming kindergarteners are invited to participate where noted. Child care for the incoming student and/or siblings 3 and older is provided only where noted. Schools offering tours require a phone reservation.

Location Address Phone Date and time
Abernethy K-5* 2421 S.E. Orange Ave. 503-916-6190 Mar. 6, 6:30-7:30 pm
Ainsworth K-5* 2425 S.W. Vista Ave. 503-916-6288 Feb 5th, 6:30 pm
Alameda K-5* 2732 N.E. Fremont St. 503-916-6036 Feb. 12 , 9:30-11 am & 6:30-7:30 pm
Arleta K-8 5109 S.E. 66th Ave. 503-916-6330 Please call the school.
Astor K-8 5601 N. Yale St. 503-916-6244 Feb. 20, 6:30 pm
Atkinson K-5* 5800 S.E. Division St. 503-916-6333 Feb. 18, 6 pm
Tours: Feb. 14, 26, 28 and March 7, 13, 9 am
Beach PK-8* 1710 N. Humboldt St 503-916-6236 Feb. 6, 6-7 pm (English); Feb. 12, 6-7 pm (Espanol). March 12, 6-7:30 pm (English) 
Beverly Cleary-Hollyrood K-8* 3560 N.E. Hollyrood Ct. 503-916-6766 Feb. 20, 9-10 am & 6:30-7:30 pm
Boise-Eliot/Humboldt PK-8 620 N. Fremont St. 503-916-6171 Kindergarten: Feb. 4, 9:30 am & 6 pm. Child care provided. Middle School: Feb. 6, 6 pm
Bridger K-8 7910 S.E. Market St. 503-916-6336 Feb. 26, 2 pm, 6:30 pm. 
Mar. 12, 6:30 pm.
Bridlemile K-5* 4300 S.W. 47th Dr. 503-916-6292 Feb. 12, 8 am. Kindergarteners invited.
Buckman K-5* 320 S.E. 16th Ave. 503-916-6230 Feb. 4, 6-7:30 pm. (Neighborhood families); (Open house for transfer families) Feb. 25, 6-7 pm and Mar. 4, 9:30-10:30 am 
Capitol Hill K-5* 8401 S.W. 17th Ave. 503-916-6303 Feb. 19, 6:30-7:30 pm.
César Chávez K-8 5103 N. Willis Blvd. 503-916-5666 Jan. 29, 6-7 pm; Feb. 13, 6-7 pm.
Chapman K-5* 1445 N.W. 26th Ave. 503-916-6295 Feb. 11, 9 am; May 6, 9 am. Kindergarteners invited.
Chief Joseph/Ockley Green K-8 Chief Joseph Campus Grades K-3 2409 N. Saratoga St. 503-916-6255 Feb. 25, 10-11 am; April 17, 6-7 pm. Child care provided.
Creston K-8 4701 S.E. Bush St. 503-916-6340 Mar. 6, 6:30-7:30 pm; Mar. 13, 9:30 am.
Duniway K-5 * 7700 S.E. Reed College Pl., 503-916-6343 Mar. 5, 6:30-7:30 pm; Child care provided.
Faubion PK-8 3039 N.E. Rosa Parks Way 503-916-5686 Feb. 3, 9:30 am
Forest Park K-5* 9935 N.W. Durrett St. 503-916-5400 Feb. 26, 3 pm Kindergarteners invited.
Glencoe K-5* 825 S.E. 51st Ave. 503-916-6207 Feb. 11, 6 pm
Grout K-5 3119 S.E. Holgate Blvd. 503-916-6209 Feb. 13, 6:30 pm
Harrison Park K-8 2225 S.E. 87th Ave. 503-916-5700 Feb. 27, 6:30-7:30 pm
Hayhurst K-8* 5037 S.W. Iowa St. 503-916-6300 Feb. 19, 6 pm
Irvington K-8 * 1320 N.E. Brazee St. 503-916-6185 Feb. 6, 7-8:30 pm
James John K-5 7439 N. Charleston Ave. 503-916-6266 Jan. 30, 6-7:30 pm; Feb. 13, 3:30-4:30 pm. Kindergarteners invited. Child care provided.
Kelly K-5 9030 S.E. Cooper St. 503-916-6350 Feb. 5, March 7, 6-7:30 pm Kindergarteners invited.
King PK-8 4906 N.E. 6th Ave. 503-916-6456 Mar. 6, 6-7 pm; Mar. 7, 9:15-10:15 am.
Laurelhurst K-8* 840 N.E. 41st Ave. 503-916-6210 Feb. 12, 9 am and 7 pm; May. 21st, 7 pm
Lee K-8 2222 N.E. 92nd Ave. 503-916-6144 Feb. 25, 5:30 pm; Mar. 4, 9:15 am.
Lent K-8 5105 S.E. 97th Ave. 503-916-6322 Please call the school. February 12th – 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Lewis K-5* 4401 S.E. Evergreen St. 503-916-6360 Mar. 5, 9 am Kindergarteners invited.
Llewellyn K-5* 6301 S.E. 14th Ave. 503-916-6216 Feb. 24, 6-7:30 pm. Child care provided.
Maplewood K-5* 7452 S.W. 52nd Ave. 503-916-6308 Feb. 27, 3-4 pm; May 20, 6-7 pm
Markham K-5* 10531 S.W. Capitol Hwy. 503-916-5681 Feb. 6, 6:30-8 pm;
Tours: Tuesdays, Feb. 4-Mar. 4 10-11 am
Marysville K-8 7734 S.E. Raymond St. 503-916-6363 Feb. 18, 3:30-5 pm. Child care provided.
Chief Joseph/ Ockley Green K-8 Ockley Green Campus Grades 4-8 6031 N. Montana Ave 503-916-5660 Feb. 25, 10-11 am at Chief Joseph; April 17, 6-7 pm at Chief Joseph. Kindergarteners invited. Child care provided.
Peninsula K-8 8125 N. Emerald Ave. 503-916-6275 Feb. 19, 6-7:30 pm. Kindergarteners invited.
Rieke K-5* 1405 S.W. Vermont St. 503-916-5768 Feb. 5, 6:30 pm, March 5, 7:45 am.
Rigler K-8 5401 N.E. Prescott St. 503-916-6451 Feb. 11, 6:30 pm; Feb. 13, 8:15 am
Rosa Parks K-5 8960 N. Woolsey Ave. 503-916-6250 Feb. 26, 1-3 pm and 6-7 pm. Kindergarteners invited.
Roseway Heights K-8* 7334 N.E. Siskiyou St. 503-916-5600 Kindergarten: Feb. 20, 6:30-8 pm. Middle school: Feb. 27, 6:30-8 pm. Students welcomed
Sabin K-8* 4013 N.E. 18th Ave. 503-916-6181 Mar. 4, 9:30-10:30 am, 6:30-7:30 pm.
Scott K-8 6700 N.E. Prescott St. 503-916-6369 Jan. 30, 4-5 pm; Feb. 5, 3-4 pm; Feb. 20, 5-6 pm; Feb. 27, 4:30-5:30 pm; Mar. 12, 6 pm.
Sitton K-5 9930 N. Smith St. 503-916-6277 Jan. 29, 9 am, 2:30 pm, 6 pm. Child care provided 2:30 pm, 6 pm.
Skyline K-8* 11536 N.W. Skyline Blvd. 503-916-5212 Kindergarten: Feb. 26, 6 pm; Middle School: Feb. 5, 6 pm.
Stephenson K-5* 2627 S.W. Stephenson St. 503-916-6318 Jan. 30, 6 pm
Sunnyside Environmental K-8* 3421 S.E. Salmon St. 503-916-6226 Feb. 5, 6 pm. Feb. 27, 9 am.
Vernon K-8 2044 N.E. Killingsworth St. 503-916-6415 Jan. 22, 6-8 pm; April 8, 9-10 am                   
Vestal K-8 161 N.E. 82nd Ave. 503-916-6437 Jan. 23, 5:30-6:30 pm. Jan. 24, 8:30-9:30 am. Kindergarteners invited.
Whitman K-5 7326 S.E. Flavel St. 503-916-6370 Mar. 12, 10 am & 6 pm; Child care provided 6 pm.
Woodlawn PK-8 7200 N.E. 11th Ave. 503-916-6282 Feb. 12, 9:30 am & 6 pm. Child care provided.
Woodmere K-5 7900 S.E. Duke St. 503-916-6373 Feb. 27, 1:30 pm; May 28, 1:30 pm
Woodstock K-5* 5601 S.E. 50th Ave. 503-916-6380 Mar. 5, 6 pm. Child care provided.

*Parents pay tuition for full-day kindergarten unless eligible for free/reduced-price lunch.