All posts by Kieran Cannistra

Saturday, February 24, 8-10am: Applebee’s flapjack fundraiser

Saturday, February 24, 8-10am: Applebee’s flapjack fundraiser
February 7, 2018 Comments Off on Saturday, February 24, 8-10am: Applebee’s flapjack fundraiser

February 24 is our annual fundraiser flapjack fundraiser, during which sixteen of our 8th graders will be serving breakfast at the Lloyd Center’s Applebee’s (1439 NE Halsey) from 8-10am. We hope you’ll join us for this great experience. The flapjack ... Read More »

Late start+babysitting: Wednesday, February 21

Late start+babysitting: Wednesday, February 21
February 7, 2018 Comments Off on Late start+babysitting: Wednesday, February 21

Wednesday, February 21 is a late start. First bell is at 10:40am. Babysitting: SES 8th graders, many of whom are Red Cross and/or CPR-certified, will be on hand to babysit, for those who need it. All proceeds benefit the Go ... Read More »

February 26-March 11: SES Read-A-Thon fundraiser

February 26-March 11: SES Read-A-Thon fundraiser
February 7, 2018 Comments Off on February 26-March 11: SES Read-A-Thon fundraiser

Hello Sunnyside families! Our annual fundraiser, Read-A-Thon, is almost here! We have so many exciting activities planned for the students. Gillian, our wonderful librarian, Leslie Lothamer, other INCREDIBLE parent volunteers and I simply cannot wait to get started. The students ... Read More »

Tuesday, February 20, 6-8pm: PTSA General Meeting and Parent Education Tech Talk

Tuesday, February 20, 6-8pm: PTSA General Meeting and Parent Education Tech Talk
February 7, 2018 Comments Off on Tuesday, February 20, 6-8pm: PTSA General Meeting and Parent Education Tech Talk

Join us February 20, 6-8pm at SES where we will explore how technology plays a role in the lives of our students, both inside and outside of school. We will begin together in the auditorium and then break into two ... Read More »

State testing to begin after March 21 (opt out available)

State testing to begin after March 21 (opt out available)
February 7, 2018 Comments Off on State testing to begin after March 21 (opt out available)

SES asks families who choose to opt their students out of Smarter Balance testing to do so no later than February 21, 2018. Visit this page for testing information and the required opt out document. Once completed, the form can ... Read More »

Friday and Monday, February 16 and 19: NO SCHOOL

Friday and Monday, February 16 and 19: NO SCHOOL
February 5, 2018 Comments Off on Friday and Monday, February 16 and 19: NO SCHOOL

Just a friendly reminder that there is NO SCHOOL on either Friday, February 16, or Monday, February 19. Friday is an SES-only day off and Monday is off across all of Portland Public School for Presidents’ Day Read More »

January 24, 6:30-8pm: An evening with the superintendent

January 24, 6:30-8pm: An evening with the superintendent
January 22, 2018 Comments Off on January 24, 6:30-8pm: An evening with the superintendent

Join Portland Council PTA for an evening with the PPS superintendent. Portland Council PTA is looking forward to our winter meeting, when they host an “Evening with the Superintendent” on January 24, 6:30-8:00pm at Portland Public Schools (501 N. Dixon). ... Read More »

[5th grade] February 8, 6:30pm: Middle School information night

[5th grade] February 8, 6:30pm: Middle School information night
January 22, 2018 Comments Off on [5th grade] February 8, 6:30pm: Middle School information night

Dear 5th grade families, Please join us for a middle school information night on Thursday, February 8 from 6:30-7:30pm in the SES auditorium. This meeting will educate families and students about our middle school academic program and help students get ... Read More »

Urgent need for adults on the SES playground during lunch hour

Urgent need for adults on the SES playground during lunch hour
January 22, 2018 Comments Off on Urgent need for adults on the SES playground during lunch hour

Between 12:15 and 12:40pm, there is a gap in adequate staff on the SES playground. On Mondays there is one staff member outside at this time, so to increase the safety and security of our collective kiddos, two volunteers are ... Read More »