Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

Irvington School

School Grade Levels: K-8

1320 NE Brazee St. | Portland, OR 97212
Phone: (503) 916-6185 | Fax: (503) 916-2639

School News & Announcements

-PTA Meeting, 6:30- 8 p.m., Library
-SCRIP/Coffee Orders Due
-Grading Period Ends
-Irvington Community Association, 7-9 p.m., Library

-Teacher Planning Day- NO SCHOOL
-Learning in Depth Family Night, 6:30-8 p.m., Library
-Late Start, School Starts at 10:30 a.m.
-Principal's Coffee, 8:45-9:45, Front Entryway
-In Touch

4/30 Science Fair & Spaghetti Dinner, 5-7 p.m.

Please bring BoxTops to the main office! Funds from last year helped to pay for new playground balls for all classrooms.

Irvington Principal Announcement

Dear Irvington Families,

Next week we will be starting the Smarted Balanced Assessment with our 3rd through 8th grade students. We intend to make this experience as stress free as possible for students and are working to minimize the impact on instruction.In order to make it as non-threatening to students as possible, we have arranged the testing schedule so no student is testing for more than one hour a day or two hours per week. Testing will continue through mid-May, and details about the testing schedule can be given to you by your student's teacher. Please help your child have an optimal experience by:
  • Keeping a positive attitude about the test. Testing results will not affect your student's grade.
  • Make sure your student is getting plenty of sleep each night.
  • Be sure your student eats a healthy breakfast.
  • Remind your child they can take their time on the test. Students have unlimited time, so there will be plenty of opportunities to go back and modify answers and/or get through the entire test.
Additional tips can be found at http://www.testtakingtips.com/parents/
Thank you for your support. Have a wonderful weekend,
Kathleen Ellwood
Irvington Principal

Daily Schedule for 2014-15

8:15 a.m. Breakfast Begins
8:30 a.m. Breakfast Ends
8:30 a.m. First Bell
8:35 a.m. Tardy Bell for Middle Level
8:40 am
Tardy Bell K-5
10:50 - 1:00 p.m. Rotating Lunch/Recess
2:50 p.m. Dismissal (K-8)

Irvington Calendar

PPS News

New PPS Board members elect new leadership, return to committee structure

July 06, 2015
Tom Koehler was elected Chair and Amy Kohnstamm Vice Chair of the Portland School Board at the first meeting of the new board Monday, July 6, 2015. In addition to electing new leadership the school board approved and announced member assignments to new committees. 


Sylvester, Owens to leave PPS with major bond accomplishments to their credit

June 26, 2015

Superintendent Carole Smith today announced that C.J. Sylvester, Chief of School Modernization, and Jim Owens, Senior Director of the Office of School Modernization, are leaving Portland Public Schools.


Board adopts 2015-16 budget adding staff, supports to schools

June 24, 2015

The Portland School Board on June 23 adopted a $579 million general fund budget for 2015-16 that adds staff and supports to schools. 


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