|Best Red||Best Yellow||Sweetest Smelling Rose|
|Best White||Smallest Rose||Most Unique Coloring|
|Best Pink||Largest Rose||Most Blossoms per stem|
|Best Orange||Best Bouquet||Most Unique Vase|
Thank you poets for having the courage to speak your truths at this year's Poetry SLAM competition. Your words inspired all who were there to witness your bravery. Huge, heartfelt thanks also to: Ms. DesCamp, Ms. Shumway, Ms. Accuardi, Sheli Bryan, our custodial staff, all staff and students who attended the event, Rami Holmes, Gabe Rosenfield & Julian Geary (my stellar MC's), Phoebe Kearney, Haley James, the entire ELA staff, and to our PTSA. This year competitors included: Dashiell Rucka, Mikey Kempter, Stevie Pendleton, Ella Yeigh, Zadie Jones, Izzy Saracco, Alexander Hernandez, Sunshine Westfall, Aspen Hansen, Sonia Johnson, Lucas Carroll, Maeve Kelly, Yukpa Sophie Wright, Amber McConnell, Sophie Morris, Ty Shadburne, Lindsay Faust, Zelda Carrico-Glover. The prize of GRAND SLAM CHAMPION went to Alexander Hernandez. Second place went to Ella Yeigh, and third place went to Benjamin Dunfee-Hall. Special thanks to Emiel Miller & family for design and printing of the SLAM posters. ~ Shannon Wasson
Teacher led educational tour to Washington DC and New York City, June 2017
Teachers Ann Fournier and Shannon Wasson are leading a trip next June through an independent travel group and are hosting an information session June 1st in the da Vinci library to share details. If your current 7th or 8th grader is interested, plan to attend the meeting at 6:00pm and learn more.
|Savada Barron||Grace Emmite||Eli Gavilanes||Avery Marlia||Joy Nelson|
Advance seats are sold out for the May 6th, 7:00 pm show and the May 7th, 7:00 pm show.
There are just a few general admission seats available online for the May 7th, 3:00 pm show.
$20 premium seating section, $10 general admission. Please print your ticket for entrance to the performance
Be courteous when parking in the neighborhood and park in the lot East of the school if possible.
Doors open approximately 30 minutes before show time.
The heART of Portland Exhibit