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)

James John Calendar

view full size

PPS News

PPS leaders join 60 districts in pledging to improve achievement of young men of color

July 21, 2014

Sixty big-city public school districts from across the country,  including Portland Public Schools, released a pledge to improve the academic and social outcomes of boys and young men of color the Council of the Great City Schools announced today at a White House event with President Obama.

[More]

Additional leadership news announced

July 16, 2014

Superintendent Carole Smith announced to the PPS staff on July 7 additional pieces of the school district's education leadership reorganization to best serve students and schools. 

[More]

Summer program introduces young learners & families to school

July 11, 2014
The program includes free breakfast and lunch, reading, writing and math instructuion, arts education and a weekly parenting workshop. Fifty rising kindergarteners and first graders are getting an introduction to school this summer during a pilot program called Faubion Fast Track. 

[More]

More News RSS news feed Portland Public Schools Facebook page