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Caulk's contract extended to 2019 in Portland Public Schools - Portland Daily Sun

November 20, 2014 - 6:44pm

Caulk's contract extended to 2019 in Portland Public Schools
Portland Daily Sun
his dedication to the mission of the Portland Public Schools. Extending his contract allows him time to realize the goal of having the Portland Public Schools become the best small urban school district in the country by 2017." Caulk set that goal ...

Portland Street Fund: What businesses would pay the most under $46 million ... - OregonLive.com

November 20, 2014 - 11:20am

OregonLive.com

Portland Street Fund: What businesses would pay the most under $46 million ...
OregonLive.com
Under the previous street fee plan, released in May and tabled in early June, Portland Public Schools expected to pay roughly $610,377 per year. According to the new estimates, PPS would pay $15,840. Back in May, The Oregonian talked to the Port of ...
Some businesses could pay $4K a month in street feeskgw.com

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Portland school superintendent gets three-year contract extension, 1-percent raise - Bangor Daily News

November 20, 2014 - 2:32am

Bangor Daily News

Portland school superintendent gets three-year contract extension, 1-percent raise
Bangor Daily News
The Portland Public Schools announced tonight that the Board of Public Education voted unanimously to extend Superintendent Emmanuel Caulk's contract by three years — pushing his pact out from a 2016 expiration date to 2019. Emmanuel Caulk (BDN ...

All-Ages Action! - The Portland Mercury

November 19, 2014 - 1:19pm

All-Ages Action!
The Portland Mercury
... indecision of their musical adolescence and are capable of virtually anything. The future looks bright. They perform tonight alongside student bands as part of a benefit for the Music in the Schools program to aid music education in Portland Public ...

Grant High School students' filming of sexual activity reflects nationwide issue - The Oregonian - OregonLive.com

November 19, 2014 - 8:16am

The Oregonian - OregonLive.com

Grant High School students' filming of sexual activity reflects nationwide issue
The Oregonian - OregonLive.com
Years later, Portland Public Schools officials are dealing with a similar incident involving Grant High School students. The Portland police Sex Crimes Unit is investigating the Grant case, but as of Nov. 17 no arrests have been made and little has ...
Portland police investigate reports of Grant High students recording sex actsThe Register-Guard
Police investigate reports of sex acts filmed at Grant High SchoolKPTV.com

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Portland Public Schools gives timeline for comment, action on proposed ... - The Oregonian - OregonLive.com

November 17, 2014 - 12:13pm

The Oregonian - OregonLive.com

Portland Public Schools gives timeline for comment, action on proposed ...
The Oregonian - OregonLive.com
PORTLAND, OREGON - February 03, 2014 - (From left to right) Superintendent Carole Smith, Steve Buel, Ruth Adkins, Greg Belisle and Pam Knowles have questions answered during a Portland Public Schools Board of Education meeting. Stephanie Yao ...

Portland elementary principal on paid leave after domestic violence - KATU

November 13, 2014 - 8:00pm

KATU

Portland elementary principal on paid leave after domestic violence
KATU
KATU's news partner the Willamette Week pressed Portland Public Schools and Portland Police, until a different reason surfaced. Portland Police arrested Diaz at the school district's headquarters at 501 N Dixon St. just before noon on Oct. 30 on ...

Portland Principal Put on Paid Leave After Domestic Violence Arrest - Willamette Week (blog)

November 12, 2014 - 4:16pm

Willamette Week (blog)

Portland Principal Put on Paid Leave After Domestic Violence Arrest
Willamette Week (blog)
Portland Public Schools announced two weeks ago that it placed the principal of Kelly Elementary School in the Lents neighborhood on paid administrative leave Oct. 30. But it offered no other details, telling The Portland Tribune it was a personnel matter.

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Portland schools OK achievement compact goals - Longview Daily News

November 11, 2014 - 2:14pm

Portland schools OK achievement compact goals
Longview Daily News
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Portland Public Schools board has reversed course and filed an achievement compact linked with new Common Core standard tests. The compact that's required by the state outlines district goals for test scores, graduation rates ...

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Portland Public Schools board approves achievement compact goals linked to ... - The Republic

November 11, 2014 - 1:19pm

Portland Public Schools board approves achievement compact goals linked to ...
The Republic
PORTLAND, Oregon — The Portland Public Schools board has reversed course and filed an achievement compact linked with new Common Core standard tests. The compact that's required by the state outlines district goals for test scores, graduation rates ...

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Portland Public Schools board approves achievement compact goals linked to ... - Daily Journal

November 11, 2014 - 1:19pm

Portland Public Schools board approves achievement compact goals linked to ...
Daily Journal
PORTLAND, Oregon — The Portland Public Schools board has reversed course and filed an achievement compact linked with new Common Core standard tests. The compact that's required by the state outlines district goals for test scores, graduation rates ...

'Devout Christian' claims Portland schools, Lewis & Clark discriminated over ... - The Oregonian - OregonLive.com

November 11, 2014 - 12:17pm

The Oregonian - OregonLive.com

'Devout Christian' claims Portland schools, Lewis & Clark discriminated over ...
The Oregonian - OregonLive.com
A "devout Christian" claims Portland Public Schools terminated her internship because of her faith and Russian heritage, according to a lawsuit filed last month in the federal district court for Oregon. Margarita Vejo interned at Madison High School ...

Portland Public Schools board approves 'achievement compact' goals for areas ... - The Oregonian - OregonLive.com

November 11, 2014 - 12:03pm

The Oregonian - OregonLive.com

Portland Public Schools board approves 'achievement compact' goals for areas ...
The Oregonian - OregonLive.com
PORTLAND, OREGON - February 03, 2014 - (From left to right) Superintendent Carole Smith, Steve Buel, Ruth Adkins, Greg Belisle and Pam Knowles have questions answered during a Portland Public Schools Board of Education meeting. Stephanie Yao ...

Portland schools, businesses hold STEM education expo - Bangor Daily News

November 10, 2014 - 1:05pm

Bangor Daily News

Portland schools, businesses hold STEM education expo
Bangor Daily News
The Portland Public Schools, in partnership with EnviroLogix, held the first STEM Exposition, which showcased science, technology, engineering and math projects and demonstrations by students, businesses, and post-secondary schools. “We know that one ...

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Portland Public Schools' Transfer Policies: 5 Things to Know about Proposed ... - Willamette Week (blog)

November 10, 2014 - 9:35am

Willamette Week (blog)

Portland Public Schools' Transfer Policies: 5 Things to Know about Proposed ...
Willamette Week (blog)
The Portland School Board will hear a proposal tonight on substantial changes to the district's transfer policies. Right now, families in Portland Public Schools don't have to send their children to the schools nearest to their homes. Instead, they can ...
Portland schools superintendent should reject changes to sibling preference ...The Oregonian - OregonLive.com
Portland Schools Urged To Scrap Transfers To Boost Racial DiversityHuffington Post
Japanese Immersion Parents Object To Portland's Transfer ProposalOPB News

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Portland Public Schools to consider ending neighborhood lottery transfers - The Oregonian - OregonLive.com

November 10, 2014 - 8:33am

The Oregonian - OregonLive.com

Portland Public Schools to consider ending neighborhood lottery transfers
The Oregonian - OregonLive.com
The Portland Public Schools Board will hear a proposal Monday night to eliminate the district's neighborhood-to-neighborhood lottery transfer system, potentially affecting hundreds or thousands of students who attend schools outside their neighborhoods.
Portland Public Schools' Transfer Policies: 5 Things to Know about Proposed ...Willamette Week (blog)
Portland Schools Urged To Scrap Transfers To Boost Racial DiversityHuffington Post

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