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Portland Public schools is seeking substitute teachers,support staff and bus drivers.  Click Read More for more information and how to apply.

4/19/21 School Board Meeting

PORTLAND PUBLIC SCHOOLS

BOARD OF EDUCATION

AGENDA

 

There will be a Board of Education Meeting on Monday, April 19, 2021 beginning at 7:00 p.m in the High School Media Center.  Pursuant to Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Emergency Order issued on March 19, 2021 under MCL 333.2253, and amended on March 31, 2021 this meeting will be held in person.  All public comments will be taken in person.  Portland Public School Board will make an effort to accommodate all the people who wish to attend an open meeting and will exercise reasonable efforts to accommodate interested members of the public. To ensure the ability to socially distance at this meeting no more than 25 members of the public be allowed in the meeting at any point in time. 

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On March 19th, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services released an updated order that impacts how we operate athletics.  In this new order all athletes ages 13 - 19 are required to be tested for COVID weekly. Click to open this news item for more information.

3/22/21 School Board Meeting

PORTLAND PUBLIC SCHOOLS

BOARD OF EDUCATION

AGENDA

There will be a Board of Education Meeting on Monday, March 22, 2021 beginning at 6:00 p.m in the High School Media Center. 

3/8/21 School Board Meeting

There will be a Board of Education Meeting on Monday, March 8, 2021 beginning at 7:00 p.m in the High School Media Center.  Pursuant to Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Emergency Order issued on March 5, 2021 under MCL 333.2253, this meeting will be held in person with a limit of 25 participants.  An opportunity for the public to view this meeting virtually will be provided.  All public comment will be taken in person as the virtual meeting is view only. 

Portland High School Presents "Old Time Radio Show" Old Time Radio Show

Click below for information to tune in to this year's live streamed production of "Old Time Radio Show."

1/11/21 School Board Meeting

PORTLAND PUBLIC SCHOOLS

BOARD OF EDUCATION

AGENDA

 

There will be a Board of Education Meeting on Monday, January 11, 2021 beginning at 7:00 p.m.  Pursuant to Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Emergency Order under MCL 333.2253 this meeting will be held virtually.  

12/14/2020 School Board Meeting

Topic: Portland Public Schools Board Meeting 12.14.20

Time: Dec 14, 2020 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

 

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11/23/2020 Board Meeting

PORTLAND PUBLIC SCHOOLS

BOARD OF EDUCATION

AGENDA

 

There will be a Board of Education Meeting on Monday, November 23, 2020 beginning at 6:00 p.m.  Pursuant to the November 18, 2020 Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Emergency Order under MCL 333.2253 this meeting will be held virtually.  

10/26/2020 Board Meeting

There will be a Board of Education Work Session on Monday, October 26, 2020 beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the High School Media Center. The School Board is no longer permitted under Executive Order 2020-154 to hold virtual meetings.  This meeting will be held in-person and, in accordance with the Emergency Order Under MCL 333.2253 - Gathering Prohibition and Mask Order, will be limited to 20 people per 1000 square feet of space.  All guests are required to socially distance and wear a proper mask while in the building and at this meeting.  Our capacity under this order for the High School Media Center is 86 people. 

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As you've experienced 2020 has been a year for change, but the Portland Community Fund Association will still continue to be a positive link in assisting with the Portland Community's winter wear needs!

Return to School Letter and Survey School Bus

Click here to read Mr. Heath's Return to School letter and access the parent survey.

Portland Board of Education Meeting

There will be a Board of Education Meeting on Monday, October 12, 2020 beginning at 7:00 p.m. in the High School Media Center. The School Board is no longer permitted under Executive Order 2020-154 to hold virtual meetings.  This meeting will be held in-person and, in accordance with the Emergency Order Under MCL 333.2253 - Gathering Prohibition and Mask Order.

Free Breakfast and Lunch During School Closure Free Lunch Clipart

Click the "Read More" button below or this picture above for detailed information about free breakfasts and lunches for ALL school age children for the remainder of the school year.

Little Raiders Preschool Open House Preschool

Families are invited to visit the Little Raiders Preschool program on March 19th from 5:30-6:30pm. Come meet the staff, learn about programming, as well as tour the classrooms. 

Kindergarten Round Up Kindergarten Round Up

Kindergarten Round Up has begun for fall of 2020. Open this announcement for details.

Now Hiring Bus Drivers Hiring Bus Drivers Flyer

Signing and Referral Bonuses Available
Click here for more information.

Kindergarten Round Up for 2019-2020 Kindergarten Round Up

Kindergarten Round Up for the 2019-2020 school year will be held on Thursday, April 11th and Friday, April 12th.  To schedule your child's appointment fill out the attached form and return it to Oakwood Elementary School or call our office at 517-647-2991. 

Interested in driving a school bus, click here?

Interested in becoming a substitute teacher or paraprofessional, click here.

Now Hiring Substitute Teachers

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If you are interested in becoming a substitute teacher or paraprofessional, please click here to apply.

Oakwood Outdoor Classroom Dedication

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August 20th, 2018 @ 4:30pm

 

Little Raiders Preschool Registration is Open Little Raiders Banner

The initial application period for next school year is open on March 15th for families with students currently enrolled in the Little Raiders Preschool Program.  Registration for Portland School District residents with enrolled students begins on March 29th.  Open applications for all other families begins on April 12th pending space.  

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Click "Read More" below to access each of our schools' Distance Learning Plans for the conclusion of the 2019-2020 school year.

Kindergarten Round Up 2021 Kindergarten Round Up

Oakwood Elementary School is looking for all children who will be five years old by December 1, 2021 and will be attending Portland Public Schools next school year.

Little Raiders Preschool Registration Preschool

Little Raiders Preschool Online Registration

Great Start Readiness Program (GSRP) GSRP

Ionia County is pleased to offer free preschool programs through Head Start and the Great Start Readiness Program.  These programs are for children ages 3 through 5.  Children qualify based on individual family circumstances.

Notice Portland Public Schools Board Meeting Board Meeting

There will be a Regular of the Board on Monday, April 13, 2020 beginning at 7:00 p.m.  Open this announcement for joining details.

**Updated** COVID 19 Statement

Coronavirus

Please click "Read More" below to view current updates related to COVID 19.

*Most recently updated: June 17, 2020 - 2:30 p.m.

Food Serivce/Chartwells Employment Chartwells Portland Logo

For information on position openings and how to apply for food service jobs, click the link below.

https://careers.compassgroupcareers.com/main/jobs/432043?lang=en-us

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Portland Public School's counselors, social workers, and school psychologists have created and will continue to update this page of Mental Health Resources to provide tools for students, families, and teachers.

Check back frequently at https://sites.google.com/portlandk12.org/mentalhealth/home to see what's new.

Summer Adventure Program - Camp Information Summer Adventure Camp

Summer Adventure Camp for Oakwood and Westwood students will run from June 16th through August 6th.  Weekly themes will include science projects, arts and crafts, cooking, group games, water play, weekly field trips, and much more.  Look for Summer Adventure Camp enrollment information in early March.  Online registration is open now for currently enrolled families.