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Kindergarten Round Up Kindergarten Round Up

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

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 Public Schools Mental Health Resources Mental Health Site Header

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.

Portland Public Schools Board of Education Meeting

There will be a Board of Education Meeting on Monday, July 27, 2020 beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the High School Cafeteria. This meeting, in accordance with Executive Order 2020-15, will be held in-person at the High School Cafeteria for Board Members and select staff and virtually for the public.  Click Read More for joining details.

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. 

Remember to Vote March 10th

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There will be a non-homestead millage renewal question on Tuesday, March 10th.  See below for more information.

Perception Surveys Perception Survey Icon

Each year Portland Public Schools conducts Parent and Student perception surveys to help guide our School Improvement process.  Please click the image above and complete the survey that applies to you.  This information is very much appreciated, and we thank you for your time and feedback.  Surveys will remain open until November 1st.

Now Hiring Bus Drivers Hiring Bus Drivers Flyer

Signing and Referral Bonuses Available
Click here for more information.

Pole Barn Up For Bid

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Portland Public Schools is accepting bids on the athletic pole barn.  Please click here for more information.

43rd Annual Day of Music Day of Music

The 43rd Annual Day of Music will take place on Saturday, March 23rd from 9am-5pm at Portland High School.

Little Raiders Preschool Open House

Little Raiders Preschool Open on March 28th from 6:00-7:00pm

Tour the classrooms, meet the staff, and learn about the Little Raiders Preschool program!

Dolly Parton Imagination Library Dolly Parton Imagination Library

The Dolly Parton Imagination Library of Ionia County

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 Elementary Open House

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Oakwood Elementary will have an open house Monday, August 20th from 5:00-6:30pm.  All families are invited.

Oakwood Outdoor Classroom Dedication

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August 20th, 2018 @ 4:30pm


2018-2019 Calendar

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The updated 2018-2019 calendar is available, along with the first draft of the 2019-2020 calendar.  Click here for access

HS Parent Teacher Conferences Fall 2018

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Wednesday October 24

    5:00 PM - 8:00 PM - Unscheduled in gymnasium

Thursday October 25

    12:00 PM - 3:00 PM - Scheduled in Classrooms

    5:00 PM - 8:00 PM - Unscheduled in gymnasium


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Senior News

Class of 2018

Senior Memory Add Information now Available!

School Board Vacancy

Portland Public Schools is seeking applicants to fill a vacancy on the Board of Education.  The appointed individual will serve on the Board from July 2020 through December of 2020.  Click "Read more" for information about applying.

Distance Learning Plans Distance Learning Icon

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

Little Raiders Preschool Registration Preschool

Little Raiders Preschool Online Registration

Portland Summer School Reading & Math Program

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$20 for Reading and $20 for Math for the summer.  Forms Below:
Middle School Form

Elementary Form

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


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

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

Summer and Fall Latchkey Enrollment 2019-2020

Summer Latchkey Enrollment 2019

Before and After School Latchkey Enrollment 2019-2020


Summer Adventure Program - Camp Information Summer Adventure Camp

Summer Adventure Camp for Oakwood and Westwood students will run from June 10th through August 7th.  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 will begin March 9th. 

Backpacks for Bellies Backpacks for Bellies

Backpacks for Bellies