Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

da Vinci Logo imageda Vinci Arts Middle School

Creative minds for
challenging times.

2508 NE Everett Street | Portland, OR 97232
Phone: (503) 916-5356 | Fax: (503) 916-2721

School News & Announcements

Traffic & Parking at da Vinci:
Please help us be a good neighbor, by traveling EAST on Everett when dropping off/picking up your student. If planning to stay awhile, please park in the lot behind the school. For special events, please use the blacktop. And be sure that even at pick-up or drop off time that you are not blocking a neighbor's driveway. THANKS!

Have a wonderful summer everyone!
da Vinci Summer Office Hours:
Until June 30th, Monday-Friday 8 am-4 pm.
July 1-August 16 closed
Office reopens August 17th

New Families with Questions can contact Connie conniec@pps.net
But please be patient, but she will be checking her emails every few days over the summer and sending out information as well.

da Vinci Family Directory 2014-15
If you wish to be included and have not yet done so, please fill out this form and return it via fax, email or snail mail.

Forecasting for returning students
New incoming students - if you have questions
contact Connie 503-916-5356

If you have not done it yet, please do it now

Below are the links for completing your Forecasting Worksheet online
If you need another paper form (as we want both completed)
click here to visit counselor Katie Loewen's page or pick it up in the office

Current 6th grade going into 7th grade – click on this link

Current 7th grade going into 8th grade – click on this link

Upcoming Events

June 16th-June 17th
Teacher workdays

August 25th
LEO Leader Training

August 26th
New Student Orientation

August 27th
New Parent/Guardian Orientation
6:00-7:15 pm

September 2nd
First Day of School

da Vinci Calendar

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Important Information


Due Tuesdays at 9:00 am for delivery on Thursday
Curbside sales Friday pm.

How to arrange to visit your favorite teachers & friends!


www.mylunchmoney.com Add funds to your child's meal account here

PPS News

Portland School Board takes a stand on new test

July 23, 2014
The Portland School Board voted 7 to 0 July 22 on a resolution that calls upon state and federal education officials to delay the use of the new Smarter Balanced Assessment in teacher evaluation, provide the necessary funding to effectively implement the test and not use the test for punitive labeling of teachers, students or schools.

PPS leaders join 60 districts in pledging to improve achievement of young men of color

July 21, 2014

Sixty big-city public school districts from across the country,  including Portland Public Schools, released a pledge to improve the academic and social outcomes of boys and young men of color the Council of the Great City Schools announced today at a White House event with President Obama.


Additional leadership news announced

July 16, 2014

Superintendent Carole Smith announced to the PPS staff on July 7 additional pieces of the school district's education leadership reorganization to best serve students and schools. 


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