Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

Richmond School

A nationally recognized model program
for early second language education

2276 SE 41st Ave | Portland, OR 97214
Phone: (503) 916-6220 | Fax: (503) 916-2665

District-wide two hour late opening, Wednesday, Sept. 17

Wednesday, Sept. 17 is a district-wide two-hour late opening for Portland Public Schools, including high schools, as well as Focus and Priority schools that previously observed a no-school day. Classes begin two hours later than normal. Exceptions are: Jefferson HS; Metropolitan Learning Center and Beverly Clearly K-8, which are observing different teacher training schedules.

Apply NOW for free or reduced-price school meals!

Apply NOW for free or reduced-price school meals!
Nutrition Services provides delicious, high quality, nutrient-rich meals to support learning.

Important Dates

Fall 2014

Wednesday, September 17th - Late Opening (2 hours)

Tuesday, September 23rd - Back to School Night 1st -3rd grade (6 pm in cafeteria)

Wednesday, September 24th - Back to School Night 4th & 5th grade (6 pm in cafeteria)

Thursday, September 25th - Picture Day

Wednesday, October 8th - International Walk & Bike Day

Friday, October 10th- Statewide In-service Day (No School)

Wednesday, October 15th - Late Opening (2 hours)

Tuesday, October 21st - Vision, Hearing, and Dental Screening

Wednesday, October 29th - Parent/Teacher Conferences

Thursday, October 30th - Parent/Teacher Conferences

School News & Announcements

For recent news about Richmond, please read our monthly newsletter.  To download a copy of The Richmond Shinbun...click HERE


Lottery & School Choice Transfer - Closed for 2014-15

Please refer to the Enrollment and Transfer website: http://www.pps.k12.or.us/departments/enrollment-transfer/schoolchoice.htm to answer questions regarding the process and requirements to be eligible in the school choice transfer lottery.  Please call Enrollment and Transfer if your questions are not answered after viewing their website  503.916.3205

 

 

PTA Volunteer Opportunity

The Richmond PTA is a very active group of parents and grandparents   Volunteers are always needed for special activites, in the classrooms and projects that can be done from home or at night.  If you are interested in helping please contact Sara DeLuca by email at sarackdeluca@yahoo.com

Daily Schedule: 2014-2015

 7:45 a.m.  Breakfast
8:00 a.m. First Bell
8:05 a.m. Tardy Bell
11:05 a.m. First Grade Lunch
11:15 a.m. Second Grade Lunch
11:30 a.m Third Grade Lunch
11:40 a.m Fourth Grade Lunch
11:55 a.m   Fifth Grade Lunch
12:05 p.m   Pre-K/Kindergarten Lunch
2:15 p.m     Dismissal

 

 

Gratitude Grove

 

 

Richmond Calendar

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PPS News

Volunteers help students not in school reconnect

September 13, 2014
From left, parent volunteer Jessica Thompson, School Board Director Bobbie Regan and Char Hutson, who oversees middle school community outreach at PPS, prepare to knock on doors of students no in school. More than 50 volunteers joined PPS Reconnection Services staff Saturday, Sept. 13, to knock on the doors of 175 students who are not in school -- and invite those students back. 

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Student achievement remains strong, yet urgency affirmed

September 10, 2014

Portland Public Schools continues to outperform the state in reading, math, science and writing, according to state test results released by the Oregon Department of Education Sept. 10.  

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PPS announces new chief financial officer

September 09, 2014
Superintendent Carole Smith announced today that Yousef Awwad is Portland Public Schools' new chief financial officer. [More]

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