Voters will let Portland Public Schools continue to charge a tax levy that supports one-third of the district’s teaching positions. Early returns Tuesday showed the levy passing by a wide margin. Last year, the levy produced $93.3 million and paid for 870 teachers. For the 2020-2021 school year, it’s projected to raise $99.9 million…

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Dear PPS Community, It is with a sense of optimism and encouragement that I am sharing with you news about something I believe will have a lasting impact on the future of our school system and our ability to better serve our students. The Oregon Legislature has approved, and Gov. Kate Brown has signed, the… Read more »

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PORTLAND, Ore. — The Portland Public School board voted unanimously Friday to hire Guadalupe Guerrero to be the district’s next superintendent. Guerrero, now a deputy superintendent in San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD), started his career as a bilingual elementary school teacher, working for seven years in both San Francisco and Boston Public Schools before earning… Read more »

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