School Board meetings to be broadcast live online starting Dec. 13
Posted on 12/05/2018
There is a new way for you to stay connected to the Portsmouth School Board. Starting Dec. 13, live meetings can be watched online at
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Oath of Office Ceremonies
Posted on 12/03/2018
Here are the dates and times for the swearing-in ceremonies of recently elected School Board members.
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Flu shots available to students during school day
Posted on 11/30/2018
Portsmouth Public Schools has partnered with Healthy Schools to offer flu shots to your child during the school day.
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Flu Shot Web Pic
*New Date* Distinguished Alumnus 2018: P. Ward Robinett, Jr.
Posted on 11/20/2018
Join the Portsmouth Schools Foundation on Dec. 12 as it hosts the annual Distinguished Alumnus celebration.
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P. Ward Robinett, Jr.
New School Safety Procedure for Visitors
Posted on 10/29/2018
On November 1, all Portsmouth schools will begin using a new visitor management process called the Raptor System.
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Raptor Eqipment
We Need Your Help: Volunteer
Posted on 10/22/2018
Children need a variety of support to succeed in life. In PPS, we’re committed to teaching each student who comes through our doors. But we need your help!
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Volunteers Needed
Questions? Just ask Dr. Bracy!
Posted on 09/05/2018
Our superintendent Dr. Bracy is interested in hearing from you. If you have general questions, ideas, or concerns about the school division, let him know.
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Dr. Bracy
Meet TaNiya Bellamy, School Board Student Rep
Posted on 09/03/2018
TaNiya Bellamy serves as the School Board Student Rep for the 2018-19 school year.
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TaNiya Bellamy

Featured VideOs


Baked Goods
Scenes from the annual Baker's Best Competition
Teams from across the school division participated in the annual baking competition which helps raise money for schools.
State of the Schools
Watch the 2018 State of the Schools Event
Superintendent Dr. Elie Bracy, III delivered the keynote address at the event, which is sponsored by the Portsmouth Schools Foundation.
95 Dollars
Now hiring substitute teachers for $95/day
Our substitute teacher pay has increased to $95 per day.