The Portland schools’ discipline rate against black students in special education brings sanctions from the state.
J.’s mother is the first to tell you her fifth-grader isn’t perfect.
pre-kindergarten at Irvington Elementary School with a host of troubles
that made it hard for him to express
Portland Public Schools delayed a key reading program to focus on contract talks.
Amid the angst over whether the Portland Association of
Teachers would go on strike Feb. 20, Portland Public Schools’ central
administration put a hold on one of its key priorities—getting
Portland Public Schools is months behind in releasing its progress report on helping minority students.
Portland Public Schools managed to get reports cards out
this week to its 47,000 students, who may wonder (along with hovering
parents) how well they’re performing.
Don’t expect the same for
Earning a diploma from Benson Polytechnic High School is serious business.
In addition to
passing the standard classes in history, English, math and science,
Benson’s graduates must complete h
The usually sleepy Davis Douglas School District faces contested board races.
David Douglas School District, the low-key Southeast
Portland educational agency best known for its drama-free governance,
will experience something of a historic milestone May 17.
the first t