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Parkrose High School students return to heavily patrolled campus Monday  Pamplin Media Group

Parkrose High School students return to heavily patrolled campus Monday, Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.



Houston high school's new dress code takes aim at parents  Press Herald

HOUSTON — A Houston high school principal has implemented a dress code for parents because she says it is necessary to establish high standards for ...



Madison High Rose Fest Princess selected  East PDX News

Meet Princess Gabby Ferrogiaro, the last outer East Portland Rose Festival "Princess" to be selected …



Police catch man with gun in NE Portland, Madison High School put on lockout  KATU

PORTLAND, Ore. – A 20-year-old man is in custody after a student at Madison High School reported seeing someone with a gun near the campus, prompting ...



Madison High School crowns its Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Madison High School crowned senior Gabrielle “Gabby” Ferroggiaro as its princess on the 2019 Portland Rose Festival Court during a ceremony at the school ...



Fortis Construction Inc.: Madison High School Modernization  Daily Journal of Commerce

Job Walk: Wednesday, February 27th 2019 @ 4:00 PM PST. Meet at the front entry of Madison High School. Attendance will be taken. Construction starts: July ...



Our Opinion: Kohnstamm, Lowery best picks for PPS  Pamplin Media Group

On Tuesday we endorsed Andrew Scott in Zone 1 and Michelle DePass in Zone 2, the other two Portland Public Schools board seats up for election.



'Romeo and Juliet' comes to Madison High  East PDX News

During a rehearsal for the upcoming production of “Romeo and Juliet” at Madison High School, Romeo attends a ball at the Capulet mansion, hoping to hook up ...



Ruth E. Gurnsey | Obituaries  Ontario Argus Observer

Ruth E. Gurnsey. April 16, 1926 - May 8, 2019. NAMPA, formerly of Ontario. Ruth Ostermiller Gurnsey, 93, of Nampa passed away on May 8, 2019. She was born ...



Brookhouse, Durow named pioneers of the year  Dalles Chronicle

John Brookhouse and Jill Durow were named Wasco County Pioneers 2019 Pioneer Man and Woman of the year at the 97th annual meeting of the association, ...



USC 2019 salutatorian Haochen Wang taps passions for education, music  USC News

Growing up in China, Haochen Wang struggled with his studies. But after deciding to learn for fun, not validation, this USC 2019 salutatorian found his passions: ...



New Wake County dress code aims for gender neutrality  WTVD-TV

In an effort to be more gender neutral, the Wake County school board is updating its dress code policy for the first time since the early 2000s.



One Person Shot Near Madison High School  750 KXL

Portland, Oregon – A shooting early Monday morning sends one person to the hospital, and police on the hunt for the suspected shooter. It happened just after ...



Portland Campus Officers Grapple With Disconnect Between Job And Perception  OPB News

The future of armed campus police at Portland schools is murky. Students who want them out say school resource officers play a role in the school-to-prison ...



Parole violator with gun busted near Madison High  East PDX News

Portland Police Bureau Youth Services Division officers stand guard near Madison High School, when a man with a gun is reported in the Madison South ...



Police: Patient steals ambulance and collides with cars on 82nd Ave., injuring child  KVAL

PORTLAND, Ore. – A man stole an ambulance in Southeast Portland on Wednesday, crashing into several cars and sending a child to the hospital. Police ...



Madison High graduate to attend Brown University as first-generation college student  OregonLive.com

Cynthia Bui, who graduated from Madison High this week, started preparing for college when she was only 10.



Man arrested with gun near Portland high school sentenced to 3 years in prison  KPTV.com

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - A man who was arrested with a gun near Madison High School in northeast Portland was sentenced to three years in prison.



Madison High actors present Arsenic & Old Lace  East PDX News

In outer East Portland, Madison High School Theater Department student prop masters Jack Chase and Hugo Gillard prepare candles to decorate the set of their ...



Madison High School alum returns as C.W.S. hero  CBS 8 San Diego

SAN DIEGO — Last week, Oregon State won the College World Series thanks in large part to Madison High School alum, Kevin Abel. In the last week, Abel has ...



Report shows Portland Public Schools is $190 million over budget for work within 2017 bond  KVAL

Portland Public Schools is gravely over budget for work within the 2017 bond by nearly $200 million.In 2017, voters approved a Portland Public Schools bond for ...



Oregon's governor kicks off school year by talking up high school graduation  OregonLive.com

Gov. Kate Brown, holding her new Madison High Senators t-shirt, poses with the school's student body co-presidents Gus Harquail, left, and Duy Bui. She got ...



'Alyce in Wonderland' comes to Madison High  East PDX News

During a rehearsal for the upcoming production, “Alyce in Wonderland, the Steampunk Edition” opening November 16 at Madison High School, are (top) Wren ...



Portland Public Schools Pulls Out Of Agreement With City Over Police In Schools  OPB News

Portland Public Schools has backed out of an agreement with the City of Portland over how to pay for nine armed campus officers. The board unanimously ...



Lillard's RESPECT campaign inspiring Portland students to 'Show Up, Work Hard and Be Kind'  KATU

Damian Lillard's RESPECT program is back for its sixth season, and he is tipping off the new school year with a special assembly at Madison High School in ...



'Twilight' returns to a key Portland location for a special screening of the movie  OregonLive

The human-meets-vampire love story, "Twilight," did much of its filming in and around Portland. On March 9, the 2008 movie will be screened at a local school ...



Madison football coach Tracy Jackson resigns after alleged physical altercation between Senators player and coach  OregonLive.com

Joe Salvador, who had been serving as defensive coordinator under Jackson, has been named interim coach.



Portland Public Schools see shortage of janitorial staff: 'You feel like you're just swamped with all this work'  KPTV.com

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - A shortage of janitorial staff has left Portland's public schools looking dingy, according to the union that represents custodial workers.



Sen. Ron Wyden Speaks With Oregon High Schoolers On Anti College Donation Tax Break Bill  OPB News

U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., spoke Thursday with Portland high schoolers about a bill he's working on that would end tax breaks for college donations, given ...



Parkrose High School crowns its Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Parkrose HIgh crowned senior Amy Bonilla as its Portland Rose Festival Court princess in a ceremony at the school on Monday. A member of the Parkrose Elite ...



Portland Schools Bond Is $89 Million Over Budget Just 1 Year In  OPB News

The 2017 bond measure Portland voters approved is already over budget — around $89 million to be precise. Portland school board members reacted with ...



Questions still swirl around unfunded Portland school bond projects  Pamplin Media Group

Questions still swirl around unfunded Portland school bond projects, Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.



Legislative Committee Hears 'Adequate Funding' Mantra From Parents, Educators  OPB News

Fourteen legislators, both Republicans and Democrats, state representatives and senators, convened Thursday night in the auditorium at Portland's Madison ...



High schooler clings to life after collision at notorious 82nd Avenue intersection  BikePortland.org

It's not clear where exactly Jimenez was struck. Circled intersection of 82nd and Jonesmore is the location referred to by police. Juana Jimenez GoFundMe page ...



2019 Rose Festival Court: Princess Gabrielle  KOIN.com

Gabrielle Ferroggiaro, a senior at Madison High School, was crowned a Rose Festival Princess on March 19, 2019.



'High School Musical' opens at Madison High  East PDX News

This promotional photo of the Madison High School production of High School Musical depicts the tug-o-war between social groups – the Jocks, the Brainiacs, ...



James Madison High School Named No. 1 of Best High Schools Online Per…  Virtual-Strategy Magazine

James Madison High School Named No. 1 of Best High Schools Online Per School Rankings Website Annual list based on quality assessments and public data ...



Oregon Lawmakers Draft Wish List To Improve Schools  OPB News

Oregon's school system is near the national basement on some critical measures, such as graduation rates and attendance patterns. With the re-election of Gov.



Portland Public Schools' contracting goof sparks dispute as district seeks $790 million construction bond  Pamplin Media Group

District math error costs a minority- and woman-owned architecture firm a big contract at Madison High School. PORTLAND PUBLIC SCHOOLS - A drawing of ...



Benson High School crowns its Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Benson High School crowned Melissa Davila, a senior who aims to become a dental hygienist, as its 2019 Rose Festival princess in a ceremony at the school ...



Northeast Portland's James Madison High School class of 2014 reflects on its tenure  The Oregonian

Madison High School's class of 2014 celebrated the culmination of four years Wednesday with a commencement ceremony that was exuberant but also ...



Gasser now an 'Oregon Legend'  Daily Astorian

Former Astoria baseball coach Dave Gasser was honored recently, along with 12 others, by the Friends of Baseball organization, as part of their first group of ...



Madison High Students Shocked By Teen Deaths  OPB News

The 14-year-old who was shot outside the Lloyd Center Mall Monday evening, died Wednesday. He's the second teenager in the Portland area to die in ...



As Portland students head back to school, superintendent touts improvements  KGW.com

Monday was back to school day for nearly 50000 students in the Portland Public Schools district, along with others in various districts in the metro area.



Grant High School crowns its Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Grant High School crowned senior Stella Monteverde-Cakebread as its Portland Festival princess on Friday, completing the 2019 court. The daughter of Dayna ...



New Secretary Of State Says Oregon Still Failing To Fix Graduation Rate  Jefferson Public Radio

Newly appointed Secretary of State Bev Clarno is out with her first report — and it's about Oregon's dismal high school graduation rate. In December.



Portland's Madison High, King School win $5.5 million to boost achievement  OregonLive.com

King School will add three weeks to the school year and Madison will help teachers aim at higher shared learning goals for students thanks to a large federal ...



Portland Public Schools blundered basic math, kept high-dollar error quiet  OregonLive.com

Portland Public Schools teaches children math as complex as calculus, but made a simple arithmetic mistake potentially worth millions and tried to keep the ...



Historic $790 million Portland school bond passes; here's what it will do  kgw.com

The bond will renovate and rebuild four schools: Lincoln High School, Madison High School, Benson High School, and Kellogg Middle School. It will also fund ...



Jefferson High School crowns its Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Jefferson High School crowned senior Daria Stalions, an honor student who plans to attend Portland State next year, as its 2019 Rose Festival Court princess on ...



Madison High School crowns Mele Kavapalu as rose princess  Hollywood Star News

By Ted Perkins *protected email* On March 14, Mele Kavapalu was crowned as Madison High School's 2017 Rose Festival princess during a ceremony at the.



Peter Sirois, Madison: Traveling the world, learning about home  Press Herald

It was 1957 and I was graduating from the eighth grade at Madison Junior High School. In those days I was considered a good student, got good grades and ...



PPS: Bond project budgets soar, but so do property tax collections  Pamplin Media Group

PPS: Bond project budgets soar, but so do property tax collections, Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.



Troubled man steals ambulance goes for joyride  East PDX News

After being encouraged to check in at a mental health unit by police, a man commandeers the ambulance that was supposed to take him to the hospital.



Urban farming at NE Portland's Madison High goes beyond Portlandia stereotype (photos)  The Oregonian

The urban farming course at Madison High School isn't just about playing in the garden.



In Reversal, Gov. Kate Brown Orders Partial Release Of Oregon Report Cards  OPB News

Shortly after Oregon Gov. Kate Brown took office, she slammed former Gov. John Kitzhaber for a lack of transparency in his office. Brown promised to change ...



Madison High custodian files sexual harassment complaint alleging vice principal retaliated against him  OregonLive.com

A former Madison High School vice principal had a sexual relationship with a custodian and took steps to have him transferred when he ended it, according to a ...



Madison High School Rose Festival Court princess 2011 to be named Monday  OregonLive.com

Madison High School will crown its 2011 Rose Court Festival princess at 1 p.m. on Monday. Here are the five impressive young women vying for the title:



Oregon's Graduation Rate Rises 2 Points In 2017 . News  OPB News

Oregon's graduation rate rose to 77 percent last spring, according to new numbers out Thursday. Among the bright spots in this year's graduation numbers are ...



UPDATE: Snow delights kids, delays traffic in Portland  Pamplin Media Group

UPDATE: Snow delights kids, delays traffic in Portland, Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.



School Shootings List in Twenty Years Since Columbine: 240 and Counting  Westword

Twenty years ago tomorrow, on April 20, 1999, two seniors at Columbine High School killed twelve students and a teacher before taking their own lives in an ...



Massive PPS bond up to $136 million over budget; Board commits to fully funding projects  KATU

Projects for a $790 million Portland Public Schools bond are up to $136 million over budget. The school board decided Tuesday to move forward with the ...



'Fix-it Fair' returns to Madison High  East PDX News

If you missed last fall's 'Fix-it Fair' in outer East Portland, be sure to catch their final event of the season, on 82nd Avenue of Roses, on February 24 ...



Public gets sneak peek at Oregon Health Plan's future  Pamplin Media Group

Public gets sneak peek at Oregon Health Plan's future, Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.



James Rost, dean of Madison High School, dies at 45  OregonLive.com

Rost, a born-and-bred Portlander who graduated from Benson High and Portland State University, died August 7, apparently from a fatal seizure that stemmed ...



Police, school officials investigate threatened violence at two Portland high schools  OregonLive.com

An email alert sent to parents Sunday said police are investigating reports of someone threatening to bring a weapon to Madison and Jefferson high schools ...



We asked PPS candidates to take us to places that show why they're running  Pamplin Media Group

Portland Public Schools is in transition—again. As students and teachers prepare to welcome new superintendent Donyall Dickey from Atlanta this summer, ...



Sticker shock over PPS school plan, $100M bond deficit  Pamplin Media Group

'Compelling moral imperative' meets rising construction costs as Portland Public Schools board is faced with tough decisions.



Developer wants 12.5-acre shopping center in Madison South  Mid-county Memo

There may eventually be a shopping center across the street from James Madison High School on Northeast 82nd Avenue, and Capstone Partners may be its.



Madison High School's dilapidated track resurfaced; Grant still raising money  OregonLive.com

Madison High School's dilapidated track is being resurfaced and the work should be completed in the next few weeks. The Portland Public Schools Great Fields ...



Costs pile up for school employees on paid leave  Pamplin Media Group

Costs pile up for school employees on paid leave, Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.



Parents sound off on proposed PPS boundary changes  KATU

Parents, students and teachers packed the cafeteria at Madison High School Tuesday night to voice their concerns about proposed school boundary changes.



Photos: Why is girls' high school wrestling on the rise?  ESPN

We captured the scene in North Carolina to try to pin down the reasons for the girls wrestling boom.



Bella Trent, Madison High School poetry slam winner, performs piece on living life with a disability (video)  The Oregonian

Bella Trent, 16, won Madison High School's tenth annual poetry slam on Tuesday night. She and Reuben Cottingham, who came in second, will compete at ...



2018 Rose Festival Queen is Kiara Johnson of Parkrose High  OregonLive.com

Kiara Johnson is the first Portland Rose Festival queen to come from Parkrose High School, an honor she takes seriously. "It's amazing," she said Saturday ...



Andrew Wheating Gives High School Coaching A Shot  MileSplit

When Andrew Wheating arrived at his first high school practice at Portland Madison last fall, it didn't sink in that he was a coach until teenagers starting asking ...



School official sorry for calling Hitler a 'good leader'  Washington Times

A New Jersey sports official is apologizing for telling student athletes that Adolf Hitler was a "good leader" with "bad moral character and intentions."



Portland's first black firefighter lacks a memorial; Madison High students want to change that  OregonLive.com

There's no memorial for Portland's first black firefighter. Gus Waterford's grave lacks even a tombstone. A group of Madison High School students want to change ...



Search Michigan schools to see how they compare in sending grads to college  Bridge Michigan

Use this database to search for your Michigan high school and see how it compares in sending graduates to college to others nearby and of similar economic ...



Madison High School junior Micah Fletcher wins second annual Verselandia poetry slam  OregonLive.com

Verselandia, produced by Portland Literary Arts and co-sponsored by the Portland Monthly magazine and advertising agency Wieden+Kennedy, is in its second ...



Ten Reasons to Get Pumped for the Blazers This Season  The Portland Mercury

It's true there are many more important things going on right now than the start of another NBA season—but hey, sometimes we all need a simple distraction, and ...



State oversight of care lags under Oregon Health Plan  Pamplin Media Group

State oversight of care lags under Oregon Health Plan, Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.



'In Oregon, large earthquakes are inevitable': School districts explain how they are preparing for seismic safety  KPTV.com

As students head back to school, safety is on a lot of minds. That includes seismic safety. More than a decade ago, the state looked at more than 1000 public.



Portland Public Schools Takes Another Run At Converting To Middle Schools  OPB News

Oregon's largest school district rolled out plans Thursday to redraw school boundaries and relocate programs affecting 17 campuses. This is Portland Public ...



Madison seeks community, alumni, corporate support for turf field and track project in Northeast Portland  OregonLive.com

"This could be an amazing facility for Northeast Portland," Football Coach Adam Skyles said.



Good Morning, News: NYT Exposes Trump, Trump Mocks Ford, and the Best Miniature Horse News EVER  The Portland Mercury

Stay up to date on Portland news and politics. Looking for fun? Here are the best Things to Do in Portland today. GOOD MORNING, PORTLAND! In a situation ...



Madison High School library, one of most used but least funded, schedules 2nd annual used book & CD sale  OregonLive.com

One of the most heavily used public high school libraries in Portland --- a library with no budget for new or replacement books -- has scheduled its second ...



Graduation Rate Improving In Portland  Patch.com

Graduation Rate Improving In Portland - Portland, OR - Portland Public Schools' graduation rate has increased for the eighth year in a row.



Dallas football coach heads north | Sports  Polkio.com

DALLAS — Mid-April, Tracy Jackson quietly said his goodbyes to the football team he has coached for the past six seasons and headed up to the Portland area ...



Despite homelessness and hardship, Madison High's An Dao is headed to Harvard, thanks largely to 'Bob'  OregonLive.com

As a sheltered child of struggling Vietnamese immigrants, the Northeast Portland boy was befriended by his 50-something All-American Vietnam veteran ...



'Fix-it Fair' comes to Hazelwood  East PDX News

It's true! For the first time ever, the City of Portland Fix-it Fair is coming to the Hazelwood neighborhood – bringing loads of fun, information – and yes, even a free ...



Rose Quarter freeway critics dominate meeting, then Chloe Eudaly throws curveball  OregonLive

The only public hearing scheduled for a proposed $500 million project on Intestate 5 through the Rose Quarter drew a packed crowd Tuesday night.



4th straight year, PPS grad rates outpace state  KOIN.com

The graduation rate for Oregon's high school improved again in 2016, and for the 4th straight year Portland Public Schools graduation rates outpaced the state ...



Spring quarter student academics, athletics, arts achievements  Mid-county Memo

At the end of each quarter, the Mid-county Memo marks the successes of area students and athletic teams. If we missed someone, let us know—e-mail.



Oregon State ace Kevin Abel to have Tommy John surgery  OregonLive

The Beavers' sophomore right-hander, a four-game winner at last year's College World Series, made the announcement Tuesday night.



Nothing wrong in Wheelersburg win  Huntington Herald Dispatch

Because of a lack of evidence, officials from Middletown Madison High School opted not to pursue legal action to overturn their football team's 24-16 loss to ...



Madison High students in Northeast Portland raise organ donation awareness among minorities with benefit concert  OregonLive.com

Students hope the concert, which gets its name from Donate Life Northwest's new "I am hope" campaign, will not only increase awareness and raise money for ...



Innovative health care reforms saved money? Maybe.  Pamplin Media Group

Officials claim huge Oregon Health Plan savings. The truth is hazy and some say reforms have lagged. COURTESY OF MULTNOMAH COUNTY - Pictured, Dr.



Satellite camps exist for high school football players like Wyryor Noil  USA TODAY High School Sports

PORTLAND, Ore. – Wyryor Noil has the highest grade point average and college admissions test scores on the Madison High School football team.



Measure 98: Cure For Oregon's Dropout Problem Or 'Unfunded Mandate'?  OPB News

Schools are on the Oregon ballot in a big way this year. The corporate tax initiative, Measure 97, would raise billions — much of it for schools. Scan down a little ...



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