Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

King School

Building a Community of Learners

4906 NE 6th | Portland, OR 97211
Phone: (503) 916-6456 | Fax: (503) 916-2647

Welcome to King

 

King PK-8 School is a thriving Turnaround Arts and International Baccalaureate school in the heart of Northeast Portland. Please check out the following new features on our Web site: a slideshow on the About Us page, Turnaround Arts and IB blog pages and short bios on the Staff Pages.

 

School News and Announcements

2015 Mandarin Immersion Summer Camp 

中文夏令营


 Aug. 10–14


For Mandarin Immersion Students entering K through 2nd grade at King School

· Time: 9:00am – 3:00pm

· Location: King School
(4906 NE 6th Ave. Portland, OR 97211)

· Food: Breakfast & Lunch FREE

· Before and After Care: 7:30am – 9: 00am
& 3:00pm – 5:30pm FREE

Children will experience Chinese language and culture through stories, songs, Chinese Martial Arts (Kung Fu), Chinese Folk Dance and Chinese Arts & Crafts

To register for Mandarin Immersion Summer Camp at King School, please complete an online or paper application and email or mail it back by May 22nd:

Email: mluo@pps.net

Mail: Dual Language Immersion Program

Attn: Monica Luo

501 North Dixon Street 

Portland, Oregon 97227


The Chinese New Year event at King school was a huge success! Our cafeteria was packed. It was truly a multi-level collaboration between students, teachers, families, and community members. All participants wowed at such a precious experience. Students’ reactions were priceless. The whole school was filled with joy, harmony, and appreciation. 

Click Here to see photos on the Mandarin Immersion page.


King School students perform before Portland City Council on arts funding

Click here to watch the video


Enrollment and Transfer
Click here to access information on Enrollment and Transfer procedures

Green King!
Watch the video! King neighbors and King School students planting at the Green King Project in Portland, Oregon. Made possible with funds from a Parthers in Conservation grant from East Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District. A partnership between King Neighborhood Association, Depave and the NorthEast Coalition of Neighborhoods, among many other organizations.


PSU Partnership


Since 2006, students and faculty in the Portland State University Art and Social Practice MFA Program have been collaborating with community members, museums, organizations, and businesses to create site-specific and participatory projects. As an expansion of this work, the program has established a civic space at King School in Northeast Portland where PSU students are developing their artistic practices in a PK-8 context, creating neighborhood-based art projects, and bringing PSU activities directly to Portland Public Schools to advance socially engaged art education. 


Please visit the new PSU page under our community partners to learn more. 


Right Brain Initiative
King classrooms and students were recently featured in an ad from the Right Brain Initiative. September 2014 marks the beginning of King's fourth year as a Right Brain Initiative partner. You can view the ad by clicking here.



King Calendar

PPS News

Board approves budget adding staff and supports to schools

May 27, 2015

The Portland School Board on May 26 approved Superintendent Carole Smith's proposed budget for 2015-16 and created a list of priority investments they hope to make if the state Legislature allocates more money to schools.

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Congratulations to our high-flying students

May 27, 2015
A woman stands holding a certificate with her arm slung around another woman.

Portland’s brightest students are marching as valedictorians and getting well-deserved recognition at events held this May and June. 

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Senior scholars shine

May 27, 2015
A young man in a blue shirt smiles.

Several stand-out PPS graduates have landed major national scholarships.
 

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