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

Rosa Parks Launches Year-Round School

July 29, 2014
Rosa Parks celebrated its year-round school launch with a parade and a picnic. Rosa Parks students began a new year-round school schedule last Monday, July 21, part of a two-year pilot program to test and evaluate a year-round school schedule. 

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Portland Public Schools Assistant Superintendent Wins Outstanding Administrator Award

July 29, 2014
Harriet Adair, Assistant Superintendent for School Operations and Support, recently received the President’s Award from the Confederation of Oregon School Administrators. The award was announced at the organization’s annual conference in June by COSA President and Vernon Elementary School Principal, Tina Acker. [More]

PPS announces new principal assignments

July 25, 2014

New principal announcements for 2014-15 include Juanita Valder, a veteran PPS vice principal, as new principal of Franklin High School and Filip Hristic, principal at Creative Science School K-8, as new principal of Roosevelt High School. 

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