Emergency Prep

Tuesday, March 29, 2:30pm: Sunnyside reunification drill

Tuesday, March 29, 2:30pm: Sunnyside reunification drill
March 16, 2016 Comments Off on Tuesday, March 29, 2:30pm: Sunnyside reunification drill

Each month during school hours, SES practices emergency response drills (fire drills, lock down, lockout, earthquake). At the end of March, we are going to practice a reunification with parents and students. This drill is to practice what would happen ... Read More »

PPS protocol for emergency communications

PPS protocol for emergency communications
December 1, 2015 Comments Off on PPS protocol for emergency communications

The onset of winter weather, intensified attention on earthquake preparedness and the tragedy of the Umpqua Community College shooting this fall are good reasons to review the systems PPS uses to communicate with families in the event of inclement weather ... Read More »

Earthquake preparedness workshops at our local libraries

Earthquake preparedness workshops at our local libraries
November 1, 2015 Comments Off on Earthquake preparedness workshops at our local libraries

The Multnomah County Office of Emergency Management presents workshops that will introduce you to Earthquake Preparedness. Please note the locations and times for workshops and sign up soon, as there is limited spaces at many of the libraries. Then, bring ... Read More »

Earthquake preparation for families

Earthquake preparation for families
April 14, 2015 Comments Off on Earthquake preparation for families

Dear SES Families, Our hearts go out to the people of Nepal, digging out from the magnitude-7.8 earthquake that struck on Saturday, April 25. Sadly, the death toll continues to rise, and there is so much to rebuild. In addition ... Read More »

Red Cross Releases Earthquake App

October 14, 2012 No Comments »

The American Red Cross just released a free Earthquake App for smartphones.  You can download the app by going to the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store and search for “Red Cross”.  In addition to the Earthquake App, ... Read More »

SES to Participate in the Great ShakeOut 10/18 at 10:18

SES to Participate in the Great ShakeOut 10/18 at 10:18
October 14, 2012 No Comments »

On Thursday, October 18th at 10:18am, Sunnyside will participate in the Great ShakeOut, a national event to practice earthquake safety. Please take a moment to learn about the Drop, Cover, Hold On skill by going to the link. Drop, Cover and ... Read More »

Middle School CPR Training a Big Success!

Middle School CPR Training a Big Success!
October 11, 2012 No Comments »

On Saturday, October 6th, twenty-one Middle School students were certified in CPR and First Aid!  We had a fabulous training with a focused and engaged group of students.  Many thanks to our generous donor, the Dr. Ellen Hosiosky Fund of ... Read More »

The Chimney is Gone!

The Chimney is Gone!
September 8, 2012 No Comments »

*Great News about the SES Chimney* If you’ve been by SES this week, you may have seen the big chimney coming down. This is great news for seismic safety at SES, and many other schools in the PPS district. In ... Read More »