SES Garden Day is a whole-school work party to care for our schoolyard spaces. This spring, it will take place on Sunday, April 29, from 9am until 1pm. Come one ... Read More»
The auction will take place May 5, 6-9 pm at Beeswing Café. Purchase tickets in the hall at SES every day beginning Friday, April 20 or online here. The SES Foundation Auction is a fundraiser ... Read More»
What: Opportunity for middle students to work in a quiet space after school to work on homework with adults and peer tutors. Who: Open to any middle school student ... Read More»
Dear 5th-8th grade families, Please see the message below regarding the student-led, national walk out that is planned for April 20 at 10 am. We will be speaking with students, reminding them ... Read More»
You are all invited to our upcoming student-led conferences. This is a wonderful event, one where your student will guide you through their classroom and showcase their learning with you. ... Read More»
Just $20 per ticket—total of 500 tickets sold—tickets for sale on the auction website now! This lovely vacation includes, Round trip airfare from Portland to Maui, Five nights in a ... Read More»
Portland Interscholastic League (PIL) youth sports was created for the purpose of growing community-based programs that feed into PPS high schools. PPS middle schoolers can try out for and play ... Read More»
Hello, Sunnyside community! Our next SES PTSA board meeting is Wednesday, April 18, from 6:30-8pm, and we would LOVE to see you there. Come learn what the PTSA does and ... Read More»
SES will have an early dismissal on Friday, May 11 at 11:45am. Please note that early dismissal is for SES only; if you have children in other PPS schools, they ... Read More»
Wednesday, April 18 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, ... Read More»
In keeping with its commitment to student safety, last October PPS joined school districts across the state in using the SafeOregon Tip Line. SafeOregon was funded by the Oregon Legislature ... Read More»
Each year as our SES 8th graders prepare to leave for high school, they must complete a portfolio of assignments designed to help them think both retrospectively, prospectively and introspectively. ... Read More»
SES’s newly-formed 3×5 QSA has been working hard on many projects. The design team has created a brilliant QSA T-shirt design. They are selling shirts to show queer pride and ... Read More»
Hot Lips Pizza and SES are joining forces for another restaurant fundraiser night on Tuesday, April 17, from 5-10pm. 15% of all sales at the SE 22nd and Hawthorne location ... Read More»
As part of the 8th grade portfolio, all 8th graders choose a person to job shadow on Thursday, April 26. Students spend a portion of the day following a professional in ... Read More»
REPRINTED FROM THE PPS SITE: The Portland Public Schools Board of Education, at its meeting Tuesday night, unanimously approved the school calendar for 2018-19. The calendar, a draft of which ... Read More»
Join us Mondays and Wednesdays, 8-9am for Cafe Kindness, a pop up coffee stand for SES grown ups. 10% of proceeds go to the cafeteria to help balance out children’s overdue accounts, ... Read More»
As we gear up for holiday shopping, I want to remind you of a few opportunities we have to give back to SES without spending a single extra dime. Easy ... Read More»
As you make plans for your Back to School Request to SES, did you know that many companies will match your gift? Some even double or triple your donation. All ... Read More»
The Back to School Request is an easy way for families to make a single tax deductible donation to cover the incredibly enriching and engaging programs that your child receives ... Read More»
Get your tickets for the 2018 SES Foundation Kentucky Derby Auction. Can’t go? Visit the link and get a raffle ticket; the prize is a trip for four to Hawaii.
Sign up your child if you need a babysitter on late start mornings.
A list of camps and activities can be found here. Note that none are affiliated formally with SES or the PTSA; the list is based on information submitted to the Messenger.
This is a PTSA-run site. For the SES site on PPS.net, visit this page.