District Spotlight

Superintendent's Letter to Hall and Longfellow families
Portland Superintendent Emmanuel Caulk has sent out a letter to families of students at Hall and Longfellow elementary schools regarding new school construction issues. You can read the letter here.


Maine’s largest school system has 10 elementary schools, three middle schools and four high schools serving approximately 7,000 students in pre-kindergarten through grade 12 and about 4,700 adult learners.  

The district takes full advantage of its location in a vibrant city with a thriving arts life. Schools draw on the resources offered by museums, theaters, local businesses and the city’s colleges and universities. 

Portland has a highly trained teaching staff. Many teachers hold advanced degrees. All of the district's teachers continue their education by pursuing professional development activities on a regular basis.

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PPS Students to Compete in State Geography Bee
03/06/2015
Four students from the Portland Public Schools have qualified to compete in the 2015 Maine Geographic Bee on March 27 at the University of Maine at Farmington.
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Jason Jackson Chosen as Rams’ New Head Coach
03/06/2015
Jason Jackson has been hired as Deering High School’s new head coach of the Deering Rams football team.
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Public Hearing Set for 2015-2016 School Calendar
03/05/2015
The public is invited to a public hearing on Tuesday, March 10, on the proposed new calendar for the 2015-2016 school year. The calendar calls for changes in the times that schools start and end each day in order to fit an additional 20 minutes of instructional time for students into each school day.
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