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. Do you have other ideas for improving the King Web site? Let us know.
School News and Announcements
Parent Teacher Conferences
King Parent Teacher Conferences will be Monday, November 25th and Tuesday, November 26th. Please be sure to schedule an appointment!
King School will be closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday November 27th-29th.
King School and SUN are partnering to put on an Open House December 12th. More details to be announced soon!
Lost and Found
If your child is missing any clothing items, please take a few minutes to come look through the lost and found in the PTA office. Anything that is not claimed by Monday, December 2nd will be boxed up and sent to the PPS Clothes Closet.
King School will be closed December 23rd through January 3rd for Winter Break.
Right Brain Initiative
King classrooms and students were recently featured in an ad from the Right Brain Initiative. September 2013 marks the beginning of King's third year as a Right Brain Initiative partner. You can view the ad by clicking here.
Portland Public Schools and the Portland Association of Teachers reached four tentative agreements Friday and reported positive discussions about other contract items during bargaining that extended into the evening.
The Portland School Board on Monday was presented with master plans for two high schools being modernized through the PPS School Improvement Bond. The board also voiced "values" during an exercise in the first phase of a budget process that will determine how funds are allocated in the next school year.
Portland Public Schools recognizes the diversity and worth of all individuals and groups and their roles in society. It is the policy of the Portland Public Schools Board of Education that there will be no discrimination or harassment of individuals or groups on the grounds of age, color, creed, disability, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex or sexual orientation in any educational programs, activities or employment.
District Title VI & Title IX Contact: Greg Wolleck, HS Regional Administrator (503-916-3963)
District 504 Contact: Tammy Jackson, Director, Student Services (503-916-5460)
American Disabilities Act Contact: Human Resources (503-916-3544)
Portland Public Schools
501 North Dixon Street
Portland, Oregon, 97227-1807 - USA