Read for the Record Day
Posted on 10/27/2016
Portsmouth Public Schools will partner with Jumpstart, a national early education organization, for the 11th anniversary of Jumpstart’s Read for the Record, a national campaign that helps address the educational inequities that leave too many children unprepared for kindergarten....
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Save the Date!
2017-18 Budget Survey Now Open
Posted on 10/21/2016
The budget survey is now open and remain open until Friday, November 18th....
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2017 Budget Survey
Richmond Ballet Partners with Portsmouth Public Schools
Posted on 10/21/2016
For two weeks, Portsmouth fourth graders got to prance like Richmond Ballet performers thanks to a special arts program, Minds in Motion....
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Richmond Ballet and School Officials
Portsmouth Public Schools’ Budget Wins National Award
Posted on 10/20/2016
The Government Finance Officers Association (GOFA) recently awarded Portsmouth Public School Board the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its current budget....
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Budget Award
Hurricane Matthew Destroys School Supplies, But Swells Community Support
Posted on 10/14/2016
Heavy rains caused by Hurricane Matthew rushed floodwaters into Westhaven Elementary. More than a foot of water covered classroom floors, soaking carpet, rugs, books, paper and other instructional materials. But the community has stepped up to help....
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Portsmouth students
International Walk to School Celebrations October 3-7
Posted on 09/09/2016
International Walk to School Day is a global event that involves communities from more than 40 countries walking and biking to school on the same day. It began in 1997 as a one-day event. Over time, this event has become part of a movement for year-round safe routes to school and a celebration – with record breaking participation – each October. ...
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International Walk to School Celebrations


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Budget Survey
Budget Survey
Dear Portsmouth families, staff and community, As a new budget season begins, Portsmouth Public Schools seeks your input on how the division will assign money in the 2017-2018 sc...
Portsmouth Schools Foundation Innovator Grants
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Student Freedom Pass from Hampton Roads Transit
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