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

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.

School News & Announcements

•Site Council, 4:30-6 p.m., Library
•PTA Meeting, 6:30-8 p.m., Library
•SCRIP/Coffee Orders Due
•Class Pictures
Take Your Child to Work Day
•Spaghetti Dinner and Science Fair, 5-7 p.m.
•SPIRIT DAY- Superhero Day
•In Touch
- 5/20- Talent Show Tryouts, 3-4:15
- 5/21- Late Opening, School starts at 10:30 a.m.
- Saturday 5/24- Bicycle Safety Fair, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Run for the Arts
The end of the Run for the Arts Collection Period is Wednesday, April 30th.   Funds and Sponsor Sheets must be turned in to the school by this date. Please make checks payable to Young Audiences or Run for the Arts when turning in pledge funds.

A Message from the Principal

Principal’s Message

Dear Families,
It's hard to believe that we only have eight more weeks of school left. Our last quarter of school is usually a busy time for students, staff, and families. While our staff will be focused on keeping students engaged in learning, there are many fun events to look forward to. Next Thursday is "Take Your Child to Work" day. If you are planning to take your child to work, please send a note with your student the day before to ensure that your child is counted as excused. Also indicate, whether your child will be absent half day or for the full day. Pleasemark your calendar for our annual Spaghetti dinner along with our Middle Level Science Fair on Friday April 25th.

Kindergarten registration is under way. If you know of families in our Irvington community who will have incoming kindergarteners this fall, please encourage them to register early. Early registration helps us have smaller classroom sizes by ensuring that we will have enough staff for our students.

 Lisa McCall, Irvington Principal

Irvington School Tours

Mrs. McCall is offering school tours on the 3rd Friday of every month. So if you have neighbors who are interested or new families in the area let them know!
To schedule a time, call Deborah O'Kelly in the front office at (503) 916-6185

Daily Schedule

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 - 1:05 p.m. Rotating Lunch/Recess
3:00 p.m. Dismissal (K-8)

Irvington Calendar

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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. 


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.


Gray MS teacher Siedel is Milken winner

April 15, 2014

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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