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Community & Parents for Public Schools of Portland is holding a community meeting for parents of Portland students in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade on Monday, May 24th at 6:30pm. The meeting is to give parents a chance to ask questions and give feedback to the district and school board about High School. Whether they’ve [...]
Susan Neilsen discussed an interesting idea in her column today.
When talking about Jefferson and the possibilities of closing it or changing it, it’s crucial to remember that it’s historically a racially charged discussion. This school has a history. Putting “closing Jeff” on the table draws the eye and often the ire of vocal supports [...]
There’s a lot of changes in for Portland Public Schools, in particular at the High School level.The most obvious change would be for Benson to stop being a regular “school,” and instead to be a career center for juniors and seniors. Superintendent Smith has recommended some other changes too, and you really should read them [...]