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

April 2014 • abril 2014

24 – Family Traditions Night, 6:00-7:30
24 – La noche de los tradiciones familiares, 6:00-7:30

30 –Run For The Arts, money & forms due
30 – Correr por las artes, dinero y formas debidas

May 2014 • mayo 2014

6 –PTA Meeting, 6:30 – 7:30
6 – Reunión del PTA, 6:30 – 7:30

7 – Walk To School Day, 7:45 at Community Center
7 – Día de caminar a la escuela, 7:45 en el Centro Comunitario

13 – Site Council, at 3:00
13 – Consejo del plantel, a las 3:00

13 – Burgerville Night, 4:00 – 8:00
13 – Noche de Burgerville, 4:00 – 8:00

14 – Safety Patrol to Oaks Park, 9:15 – 2:00
14 – Patrulla de seguridad a Oaks Park, 9:15 – 2:00

21 – late opening, at 10:00
21 – apertura tardía, a las 10:00

26 – Memorial Day, no school
26 – Día Conmemorativo, no hay clases

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-3)
2:15 p.m. Dismissal (Grades 4-5)

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PPS News

PPS student leaders represent in D.C.

April 22, 2014

While most students took some much needed time off during Spring Break, three student members of the Superintendent’s Student Advisory Council traveled to Washington, D.C. to lobby Portland’s Congressional delegation on some of the greatest issues facing students in education today.  

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Thanks to you, art blossoming in schools

April 22, 2014

Students across PPS are painting, singing and boogying thanks to Portlanders support for the Arts Tax that is funding visual art, music or dance teachers in every K-5 or K-8 school. A display of  elementary student art runs April 23-May 1at City Hall.

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Gates, Milken and more recognize PPS students and teachers

April 22, 2014

Spring has been a banner time for PPS students and teachers - from newly minted Gates Millennium Scholars, to national recognition for Grant Magazine and two daVinci students, to our 2014 Rose Festival Princesses, to a Milken Award for a Gray teacher, a research grant for a Lincoln teacher and a spot on the LearnZillion's 2014 Dream Team for a Virtual Scholars teacher.

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