Sunday, April 29, 9am-1pm: SES Garden Day Get your tickets for the SES Derby Day Foundation Auction Wednesdays, 3:20-4:20pm: SES homework help sessions Information from PPS and SES on the April 20 walkout April 19 and May 2: Student-led conferences SES Auction Raffle 2018—Trip for four to Hawaii

Sunday, April 29, 9am-1pm: SES Garden Day

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 ...

Get your tickets for the SES Derby ...

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 ...

Wednesdays, 3:20-4:20pm: SES homework help sessions

What: Opportunity for middle students to work in a quiet space after school to work on homework with adults and peer tutors.   Who: Open ...

Information from PPS and SES on the ...

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 ...

April 19 and May 2: Student-led conferences

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 ...

SES Auction Raffle 2018—Trip for four to ...

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 ...

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Sunday, April 29, 9am-1pm: SES Garden Day

Sunday, April 29, 9am-1pm: SES Garden Day

April 19, 2018, Comments Off on Sunday, April 29, 9am-1pm: SES Garden Day

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»

Get your tickets for the SES Derby Day Foundation Auction

Get your tickets for the SES Derby Day Foundation Auction

April 17, 2018, Comments Off on Get your tickets for the SES Derby Day Foundation Auction

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»

Wednesdays, 3:20-4:20pm: SES homework help sessions

Wednesdays, 3:20-4:20pm: SES homework help sessions

April 17, 2018, Comments Off on Wednesdays, 3:20-4:20pm: SES homework help sessions

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»

Information from PPS and SES on the April 20 walkout

Information from PPS and SES on the April 20 walkout

April 17, 2018, Comments Off on Information from PPS and SES on the April 20 walkout

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»

April 19 and May 2: Student-led conferences

April 19 and May 2: Student-led conferences

April 17, 2018, Comments Off on April 19 and May 2: Student-led conferences

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»

SES Auction Raffle 2018—Trip for four to Hawaii

SES Auction Raffle 2018—Trip for four to Hawaii

April 10, 2018, Comments Off on SES Auction Raffle 2018—Trip for four to Hawaii

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»

PIL 2018 spring sports

PIL 2018 spring sports

April 10, 2018, Comments Off on PIL 2018 spring sports

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»

Wednesday, April 18, 6:30pm: SES PTSA board meeting (open to all)

Wednesday, April 18, 6:30pm: SES PTSA board meeting (open to all)

April 4, 2018, Comments Off on Wednesday, April 18, 6:30pm: SES PTSA board meeting (open to all)

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»

Friday, May 11, 11:45am: Early dismissal (SES only)

Friday, May 11, 11:45am: Early dismissal (SES only)

April 4, 2018, Comments Off on Friday, May 11, 11:45am: Early dismissal (SES only)

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»

Late start+babysitting: Wednesday, April 18

Late start+babysitting: Wednesday, April 18

April 4, 2018, Comments Off on Late start+babysitting: Wednesday, April 18

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»

The SafeOregon Tip Line aims to increase student safety

The SafeOregon Tip Line aims to increase student safety

April 3, 2018, Comments Off on The SafeOregon Tip Line aims to increase student safety

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»

2018 8th Grade Speeches

2018 8th Grade Speeches

April 2, 2018, Comments Off on 2018 8th Grade Speeches

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 QSA t-shirts now available to order

SES QSA t-shirts now available to order

March 20, 2018, Comments Off on SES QSA t-shirts now available to order

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»

Tuesday, April 17, 5-10pm: Pizza for Pencils at Hot Lips

Tuesday, April 17, 5-10pm: Pizza for Pencils at Hot Lips

March 14, 2018, Comments Off on Tuesday, April 17, 5-10pm: Pizza for Pencils at Hot Lips

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»

Thursday, April 26: 8th grade job shadowing survey

Thursday, April 26: 8th grade job shadowing survey

March 13, 2018, Comments Off on Thursday, April 26: 8th grade job shadowing survey

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»

2018-2019 PPS school calendar approved

2018-2019 PPS school calendar approved

March 9, 2018, Comments Off on 2018-2019 PPS school calendar approved

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»

Mondays and Wednesday, 8-9am: Cafe Kindness

Mondays and Wednesday, 8-9am: Cafe Kindness

February 27, 2018, Comments Off on Mondays and Wednesday, 8-9am: Cafe Kindness

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»

Easy ways to support SES (without spending a dime)

Easy ways to support SES (without spending a dime)

December 1, 2017, Comments Off on Easy ways to support SES (without spending a dime)

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»

Do you work for a company that supports matching gifts?

Do you work for a company that supports matching gifts?

September 15, 2017, Comments Off on Do you work for a company that supports matching gifts?

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 2017-2018 SES Back to School Request

The 2017-2018 SES Back to School Request

August 28, 2017, Comments Off on The 2017-2018 SES Back to School Request

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»