Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

Peninsula School K-8

Home of the Panthers

8125 N. Emerald | Portland, OR 97217
Phone: (503) 916-6275  |  Fax: (503) 916-2662

Two-hour late opening, Wednesday, April 16

Wednesday, April 16 is a two-hour late opening for most elementary, K-8 and middle schools; classes commence two hours later than usual.  The following schools are closed a full day: Chavez, George, King, Lane, Rigler, Rosa Parks, Scott, Sitton, Vernon, Whitman and Woodmere. High schools are on normal schedule and not impacted by this professional development day.

New Principal Search


If you missed the recent community meeting about this process it is not too late to offer your input.

  • Take the online survey.
  • Bring a paper copy of your input to the main office and we'll send it on to Human Resources.
  • e-mail Maili Halverson directly at mhalvers@pps.net  or call 503-916-3059

Staff, parents and students, your ideas and input are important! PPS wants to hear what you think is special about your school. We want to know about your programs, demographics, parent involvement, special projects, etc., and about the type of person you would like to have as your permanent Principal. This information helps us select candidates that have qualifications that support those elements.


El claustro de trabajadors, los padres y los alumnos sus ideas y sugerencias son importantes! PPS quiere oír lo que usted piensa es especial acerca de su escuela. Queremos saber acerca de sus programas, la demografía, la participación de los padres, proyectos especiales, y sobre el tipo de persona que le gustaría tener como su director permanente. Esta información nos ayuda a seleccionar los candidatos que tienen las cualificaciones que apoyan esos elementos.

Puede proporcionar información de las siguientes maneras: encuestas en línea y papel, correos electrónicos. Encuesta en línea. Si tiene alguna pregunta, por favor no dude en ponerse en contacto:
Maili Halverson
mhalvers@pps.net  503-916-3059

Student News Show

Save the Date

Quarter 3
Recognition Night
Wednesday, April, 23

Clothes for the Cause

Friday and Saturday
April 25-26

Family Art Night


St. John's Parade
Saturday, May 10
12 noon

Day of the Child
Friday, May 16
5:30 dinner
6-8pm celebrate!

Late Opening
Wednesday, May 21

No School - Memorial Day

Monday, May 26


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Parents and Families:
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