Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

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"Two Great Programs, One Great School!"

5037 SW Iowa St. | Portland, OR 97221
Phone: (503) 916-6300 | Fax: (503) 916-2633

A Message from the Principal

Photo of Deanne Froehlich
Deanne Froehlich, Principal

May 2016

Dear Hayhurst/Odyssey Community,

Please read this letter from Paula Mc Cullough, PPS Senior Director:  click here.

Connect to Kindergarten

Connect to Kindergarten for Neighborhood School Only

Wednesday, May 4th
6:00 - 7:30pm

Mrs. Anderson's 2nd grade class created a book/video to help new families feel welcome at our school.  We hope you enjoy it! 

Please click here to begin the video.

The Book Fair is Coming!

The Scholastic Spring Book Fair will be in the Hayhurst Gym May 18th, 19th and 20th. 

The book fair will be open before and after school with a special event on Friday, May 20th. Friday May 20th at 7:15 to 7:40 will be Breakfast with Books. Come and enjoy a little breakfast and visit the book fair.

The Book Fair requires many helpful hands- Please check out Volunteer Spot to volunteer for this great event. Thank you!

Current Events

The 3rd Annual Art Fair featured more than 1,000 student works of art.
To learn more about this and other events at Hayhurst, click here.

Important Dates

Student Rights and Responsibilities Handbook

The current Student Rights and Responsibilities Handbook can be found at bottom of the following page:http://www.pps.k12.or.us/departments/student-services/364.htm.

The District is collaborating with the Portland Association of Teachers to update this document to align with recent changes in State Law (SB 553). 


All schools are concurrently engaged in a process of creating school specific School Climate Handbooks in collaboration with staff, students, families, and community partners to meet the unique needs of each school community. 

Direct Giving to Hayhurst Neighborhood School

Click here to do a direct donation to the Hayhurst Neighborhood School.

All School PTA Donation

 You can now donate directly to the Hayhurst PTA using PayPal. Proceeds benefit both the Neighborhood School and the Odyssey Program.

Hayhurst Elementary PTA

We Have Site Licenses


Hayhurst introduces IXL!  IXL is a comprehensive math practice site which is aligned to state standards. Your child can access it from home at:
Click here to connect to the Hayhurst log in window.

We have a school license for the web based version of Type to Learn 4.
Click here to download the full version client.

We're a Green School!

Hayhurst received the Oregon Green School merit award in April of 2013.  Read more....

STOP Cyber Bullying

Daily Schedule

7:50 a.m. Breakfast Begins
8:00 a.m. Breakfast Ends
7:55 a.m. First Bell
8:00 a.m. Tardy Bell
11:00-12:00 p.m. K-5 Lunch
2:15 p.m. Dismissal (K-5)

PPS News

Advisory committee forwards to superintendent recommendations for district-wide structural changes

January 29, 2016

The District-Wide Boundary Review Committee sent to the superintendent on Jan. 28 the first blueprint for structural change district-wide in many years, on the principle that balancing growing enrollment among all schools will support strong schools in every neighborhood, investing in the continued vitality of the city.


PPS grad rate up 21 points in seven years

January 28, 2016
Portland Public Schools graduation rate rose four percentage points last year to 74 percent, a 21 percentage point increase over seven years.  The PPS five-year graduation rate also improved two percentage points to 75 percent, up from 73 percent.

Board approves 2016-2017 calendar

January 26, 2016
The Portland Public Schools board voted 6-1 tonight, January 26, to start school August 29, 2016 and end June 9, 2017.


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