Students who will attend the new Rosa Parks Elementary School at the New Columbia site in North Portland can register through Sept. 5. The first day of school is Wednesday, Sept. 6.
Registration for kindergarten through sixth grade students will be conducted from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. through Friday, Aug. 18, at Ball Elementary School, 4221 N. Willis Blvd.
The Jefferson High School neighborhood has the largest number of high school students in the Portland Public School District. Yet more than two-thirds of these students go to schools other than Jefferson.
Please list up to three reasons you think over two-thirds of students in the Jefferson neighborhood go to other high schools.
It was a time to celebrate. Twenty-five years of working with youth, 25 years of community partnerships, 25 years of developing thousands of productive citizens.
The party in the park last Sunday commemorated Self Enhancement Inc.'s beginnings in 1981, when Tony Hopson and his friends began a basketball camp and talked to the teen-age participants about life. That camp turned into Self Enhancement Inc.