Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

Rigler School Logo of a black pantherRigler School

Neighborhood School and
Dual Immersion (Spanish/English) School
Grade Levels: K-5

5401 NE Prescott St. | Portland, OR 97218
Phone: (503) 916-6451 | Fax: (503) 916-2667

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.

Rigler Announcements

 Wednesday, February 19th- Full Day No School Has Been Canceled

Early Dismissal Instead- School will be dismissed 2 1/2 early at 11:45 AM

Lunch will be served prior to dismissal

Welcome to Rigler!

Rigler School is a place of excellence and equity in teaching and learning where students, staff, families and community work together to nurture and empower diverse, united participants of a sustainable world.

Important Dates and Upcoming Events

February 2014

  • 11 - Kindergarten Round-Up 6:30-8:00 PM in the auditorium
  • 13 - Kindergarten Round-Up 8:15-9:45 AM in the auditorium
  • 14-  Beaumont Unity Assembly- 10:00 AM
  • 17 - President's Day (No School)
  • 18 - Beaumont Middle School Open House for Incoming 6th graders- 6 PM in Beaumont Cafeteria
  • 19 - Early dismissal- School will be dismissed at 11:45 AM
  • 20-  Beaumont Winter Band Concert- 6:30 PM
  • 24-  School Tour for incoming Kinder Parents 9:30 AM-Please check in in the Main Office

March 2014

  •  5 and 6- 5th Grade visits Beaumont- 9:30 AM
  • 14- Coffee and Tea with the Principal
  • 18- School Tour for incoming Kinder Parents 9:30 AM-Please check in in the Main Office
  • 19- 2hr late opening- 1st bell rings at 9:50 AM 
  • 24-28- Spring Break!! 

April 2014

  • 11- Teacher Planning Day- No School
  • 16- Professional Development Day (No School
  • 25- Student Assembly

May 2014

  • 16- Coffee and Tea with the Principal
  • 21- 2hr late opening- 1st bell rings at 9:50 AM
  • 26- Memorial Day- No School
  • 30- Student Assembly

June 2014

  • 05- Dinner with Staff- for incoming Kinder's and Parents
  • 11- Last day of school!!!!


Kindergarten Round-Up!

Please join us Tuesday, February 11th 6:30-8:00PM and Thursday, February 13th 8:15-9:45AM, for our annual Kindergarten Round-UP!  Bring your future kindergarten student and learn all about  our Dual Immersion and English only kindergarten programs.  You will have the opportunity to meet some of our staff and get all of your questions answered. Also, registration packets will be available to pick up. You can turn them in in our main office office any school day between 8:00AM-3:30PM.

Information from the Principal/Información de la Directora

For Professional Development Days and Focus School Information click here

Para más Información acerca de las Escuelas de Enfoque y Días de Desarrollo Profesional haz click aquí

For Information on Staying Safe at School click here

Para Información acerca de como Estar Seguro en la Escuela haz click aquí

Daily Schedule

7:50 am – 1st Bell/Breakfast Begins

8:00 am – School Begins

11:00-11:45 am – K-1 Lunch/Recess

11:30-12:15 am – 4-5 Lunch/Recess

12:00-12:45 pm – 2-3 Lunch/Recess

2:15 pm – Dismissal

Right Brain Initiative

Rigler Calendar

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PPS News

Brand new Faubion one step closer

April 17, 2014

The Portland School Board unanimously approved the Master Plans for the rebuilt Faubion PK-8 that is being developed in partnership with Concordia University.   “It’s incredibly exciting and we are all thrilled to see this unique partnership move forward," said Board Director Ruth Adkins. 


Parents raise record amount for schools

April 17, 2014

The PPS parent community continues to fill gaps and break records with their fundraising, illuminating the countless volunteer hours spent by PPS parents in support of the entire district. In 2012-13, PPS parents raised a record $4.1 million. One-third of all monies raised by parents is set aside in the Portland Public Schools Foundation (PPSF) Equity Fund.


Gray MS teacher Siedel is Milken winner

April 15, 2014

Milken Foundation Co-Founder Mike Milken surprised Robert Gray Middle School math teacher Teresa Chan Seidel with the national Milken Educator Award April 15 amid a jubilant all-school assembly. Called the "Oscar of Teaching," the award includes a $25,000 prize.


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