Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

Atkinson Elementary School

Where diversity is celebrated!

5800 SE Division | Portland, OR 97206
Phone: (503) 916-6333 | Fax: (503) 916-2606

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Important Messages

  • All Verification Forms are due by Friday, September 12th.                 
  • First Day of School for Grades 1 through 5 is Tuesday, September 2nd
  • First Day of School for Kindergarten is Friday, September 5th

School News & Announcements

Looking forward to a great school year!

Important dates:

Saturday, Aug 23rd - Community Care Day, 9am - 12pm
Sunday, Aug 24th - Kindergarten Welcome Playdate, 2pm.  Please click here for more information.
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onday, Sept 2 — First Day of School Grades 1 through 5
Friday, Sept 5 - First Day of School, Kindergarten
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riday, Sept 5 - Ice Cream Social - 6:30pm
Tuesday, Sept 9 - Parent Coffee - 8:35am
Friday, Sept 12 - Amigos - 8:45am
Tuesday, Sept 16 - Back to School Night - 6:00pm
Wednesday, Sept 17th - 2hr Late Start
Friday, Sept 26th - OLG All-School Garden Work Day
Friday, Oct 3rd - Picture Day
Wednesday, Oct 8th - Walk and Bike to School Day


 

2014-15 Kindergarten Neighborhood & Immersion registration info here

A Message from the Principal

Dear Atkinson Families,
 
I am absolutely elated to be the principal of such an amazing school! Our incredible staff and I welcome you to the 2014-2015 school year.  We hope that this year is filled with learning, growth, success, and opportunities.  Students deserve the best we have to offer, to be safe, and to have a rich learning environment, which will encapsulate their experience at Atkinson.
 
Thank you for trusting us with this great responsibility. It is truly an honor!
 
Warmest regards,
 
Ivonne Dibblee
Principal

 

Daily Schedule

8:15 AM Breakfast (optional)
8:35 AM
First Bell
8:45 AM
Instruction Begins
11:10 - 11:30 AM K/2nd Recess
11:30 AM
Half Day Kindergarten Ends
11:30 - 12:00 K/2nd Lunch
11:45 - 12:05
3rd/5th Recess
12:05 - 12:35 PM
3rd/5th Lunch
3:00 PM
Dismissal

Principal

Ivonne Dibblee
Atkinson Elementary School
5800 SE Division St
Portland, OR 97206
Phone: 503-916-6333 ext.73031
Fax: 503-916-2606
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PPS News

Year two summer work: on time, on budget

August 28, 2014

Bond-funded summer improvement work at 12 schools is being completed on time and on budget to welcome students back Sept. 2 to Arleta, Beach, Boise-Eliot/Humboldt, Chief Joseph K-3 Campus, Creston, Grout, Hosford, James John, King, Lane, Vernon and Woodlawn.

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Help students who've left reconnect to school

August 26, 2014
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Accelerating the increase in the graduation rate and getting all students to graduate prepared for college and career is a top priority for Superintendent Carole Smith. Now you can help. On Saturday Sept. 13 from 8:30 am to 1 pm, join PPS staff in visiting the homes of students who have left and help them Reconnect to Their Future. 
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PPS greets more than 500 new educators

August 21, 2014
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Portland Public Schools welcomed hundreds of new teachers Aug. 21 at New Teacher Orientation, where teachers met each other and district leaders and learned about everything from the Portland Association of Teachers to the student information system Synergy. 

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