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2245 NE 36th Ave | Portland, OR 97212
Phone: (503) 916-5160 | Fax: (503) 916-2695

Two-hour late opening, Wednesday, April 16

Wednesday, April 16 is a two-hour late opening for most elementary, K-8 and middle schools; classes commence two hours later than usual.  The following schools are closed a full day: Chavez, George, King, Lane, Rigler, Rosa Parks, Scott, Sitton, Vernon, Whitman and Woodmere. High schools are on normal schedule and not impacted by this professional development day.

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Oregon Report Card 2012-13: Grant High School
View Grant High School's state rating "report card."
Posted: October 23, 2013

Announcements

Student Survey for Grant High School Accreditation
Posted April 18th 2014
Grant High School is currently in the process of undergoing accreditation by the Northwest Accreditation Commission (AdvancEd). As part of the accreditation process, schools are asked to survey parents, students, and staff about current conditions within the school.
The following survey link is going out through Naviance to all students:
http://www.advanc-ed.org/survey/public/9461536

Read more here.


ACT TESTING
Posted April 7th 2014

 ACT time is coming! All PPS juniors take the ACT Assessment, which is a national college admission examination that consists of tests in English, Mathematics, Reading, and Science Reasoning. ACT results are accepted by virtually all U.S. colleges and universities. Junior students have completed pre-registration through their English classes.
To accommodate ACT testing, Grant High School will follow a modified schedule the week of April 21-25.

 ACT Schedule for April 21 - 25


 Snow day make-up, calendars approved
March 31, 2014

The Portland School Board approved calendars for the 2014-15 and 2015-16 school years on March 31 and added two days to the current school year to make up for snow days. School will end this year on Friday, June 13.

PPS closed all schools three full days this school year due to inclement weather: Dec. 11, Feb. 7 and Feb. 10. To make up time, June 12 and 13, originally scheduled as teacher planning days, will now be full school days. School will let out for summer break Friday, June 13 and planning days will move to Monday and Tuesday, June 16 and 17.

Highlights of the approved 2014-15 and 2015-16 calendars


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Class of '66 Birthday Party
June 6th 2014 at the Red Lion Convention Center click here (PDF)
Posted: March, 4th, 2014

ATTENTION: Neighborhood 8th Graders attending Private Schools 

      Forecasting & Registration Opportunities for the 2014-15 School Year
Thursday, April 17th and Thursday, April 24th 
  8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. in Grant's Cafeteria

Posted: March 17, 2014


Grant's Winter Formal
To download the permission slip, click here (PDF)
If you are a parent who would like to volunteer, click here. (External Web link)
Posted: February 4, 2014

Senior Cap & Gown and Announcements
Order your Cap & Gown or Graduation Announcements now.
Posted: January 14, 2014

OAKS Practice
Students, visit the OAKS practice website. (External Web link)
Posted: November 8, 2013

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PPS News

Brand new Faubion one step closer

April 17, 2014

The Portland School Board unanimously approved the Master Plans for the rebuilt Faubion PK-8 that is being developed in partnership with Concordia University.   “It’s incredibly exciting and we are all thrilled to see this unique partnership move forward," said Board Director Ruth Adkins. 

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Parents raise record amount for schools

April 17, 2014

The PPS parent community continues to fill gaps and break records with their fundraising, illuminating the countless volunteer hours spent by PPS parents in support of the entire district. In 2012-13, PPS parents raised a record $4.1 million. One-third of all monies raised by parents is set aside in the Portland Public Schools Foundation (PPSF) Equity Fund.

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Gray MS teacher Siedel is Milken winner

April 15, 2014
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Milken Foundation Co-Founder Mike Milken surprised Robert Gray Middle School math teacher Teresa Chan Seidel with the national Milken Educator Award April 15 amid a jubilant all-school assembly. Called the "Oscar of Teaching," the award includes a $25,000 prize.

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