Portland Police Bureau Community Loopbacks

The Portland Police Bureau is hosting two community loopbacks to present the major themes heard from community and bureau staff as part of its Strategic Planning process. The presentation will be followed by small group discussion. Thursday, December 6th, from 7:00-8:30pm Floyd Light Middle School Cafeteria 10800 SE Washington St., Portland 97216…

Diabetes Alert Day 3/27

Prediabetes is a serious health condition where blood sugar levels are higher than normal, but not high enough yet to be diagnosed as type 2 diabetes. Approximately 84 million American adults—more than 1 out of 3—have prediabetes. Of those with prediabetes, 90% don’t know they have it.  Know your risk by taking…

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Help us get SMART! (volunteers needed)

Lincoln Park is SMART® (Start Making A Reader Today) school!  SMART is a wonderful program that helps students develop literacy skills, a love of reading and self confidence.  At SMART’s heart are the volunteers who give their time to read with children.     Volunteer to read for one hour per week…

Parent Teacher Conferences

Are you ready?

From the article Make The Most of Your Teacher Conference from Scholastic:   Before the Teacher Conference Start preparing early. Don’t wait until the night before to get organized. Create a folder at the beginning of the year in which you store test scores, big homework assignments, and your notes (about things your child has…

Get SMART about Antibiotics!

What Everyone Should Know Español: Lo que todos deben saber Antibiotic resistance is a growing problem, both in the United States and across the world. The main driving factors behind antibiotic resistance are the overuse and misuse of antibiotics. Learn more below about when antibiotics are and are not needed for common…

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R E S P E C T !

November is all about respect, our character trait of the month.  In our classrooms and our hallways, we show respect every day, but we take time this month every year to talk about what respect means. Treating others they way they’d like to be treated Listen with your ears, brain and heart…