Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

James John Elementary School

Home of the James John Lions!

7439 N Charleston Ave.  | Portland, OR 97203
Phone: (503) 916-6266 | Fax: (503) 916-2641

School News & Announcements

December 2014

17th (Wed)

Late Start – 10 AM

22nd (Mon) – Jan. 2

Winter Break – No School

January 2015

6th (Tue)

PTA Meeting @ 6:00-7:30

7th  (Wed)

Walk To School Day
7:45 @ Community Center

12th (Mon)

SUN School Begins

13th (Tue) and 14th (Wed)

TAG Testing in Rm. 42

13th (Tue)

Burgerville Night

19th (Mon)

Martin Luther King Jr. Day-
no school

21st (Wed)

late opening @ 10:00

22nd (Thu) and 23rd (Fri)

2nd grade Pedestrian Safety
8:15 – Fast
9:00 – Fleischman
9:45 – Nicholson
10:30 – Ruth

22nd (Thu)

Oregon Battle of The Books begin

27th (Tue)

2nd grades field trip
Oregon Children’s Theater 9:00 – 11:45

28th (Wed)

1st grades field trip
Oregon Children’s Theater 10:45 – 1:30

29th (Thu)

Connect to Kindergarten

30th (Fri)

planning day
no school for students     

Go Lions!


Daily Schedule

7:45 a.m. Breakfast Begins
8:00 a.m. Breakfast Ends
8:00 a.m. First Bell
8:05 a.m. Tardy Bell
10:50 a.m. - 12:25 p.m. K-5 Lunch and recess are on a rotation
2:10 p.m. Dismissal (Grades K-2)
2:15 p.m. Dismissal (Grades 3-5)

James John Calendar

PPS News

Madison teacher honored as civic leader

December 17, 2014

Classroom Law Project picked Madison teacher Amanda Alonso as the 2014-15 Civic Educator of the Year for starting Madison High School's first ever Constitution Team.


Hour of Code showcases kid tech talent

December 17, 2014

Every single Sabin K-8 student clattered away at a computer for one hour in December as part of the global Hour of Code initiative, an effort that garnered the school a $10,000 hardware grant. 


Franklin @ Marshall draws open house crowd

December 17, 2014

More than 500 prospective students and family members turned out Dec. 4 for Discover Franklin, an 8th grade information night held at Marshall High School where Franklin students will attend for two years (2015-2017) while Franklin is modernized.


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