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Now Hiring

The David Douglas School District is currently hiring for bus drivers, custodians, and substitute cooks. There are multiple spots available as well as various time slots. Check out below which position may be right for you!   Bus Drivers Competitive Wages Paid Training Paid Holidays Health Benefits  &  Retirement Plan (if qualifications are met) 20…

Response to MAX Train Attack

This letter is being translated into Spanish, Russian, Chinese, Vietnamese and Somali. The translations will be posted as they are completed. Spanish     Russian     Vietnamese     Chinese     Somali   Dear David Douglas Community, Last Friday, a senseless act of violent hatred claimed the lives of two men and seriously wounded a…

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Alice Ott again a Breakthrough School

Alice Ott Middle School has again been named a national Breakthrough School. Alice Ott joins 26 middle level and high schools redesignated as one of the National Association of Secondary School Principals’ (NASSP) 2017 Breakthrough Schools. NASSP recently evaluated each of these schools, originally recognized between 2011 and 2014, and determined that…

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A message to our community

Spanish     Russian     Vietnamese     Chinese     Somali Dear David Douglas Community, We are writing today to communicate and reaffirm that the David Douglas School District Staff and David Douglas School Board are committed to providing safe and respectful places of learning for ALL students. On November 16th, a communication was…

EPAP—Community improvements in action at David Douglas

  For several years, the East Portland Action Plan (EPAP) has worked with us to improve the lives of families in our School District. EPAP was convened by the City of Portland, Multnomah County, and now U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley to address education, infrastructure, safety, housing, equity and other important issues affecting…

Principal for a Day 2016

Principal for a Day 2016

Every October, community and business leaders from across the Portland region head into schools to get a glimpse of a day in the life of a school principal. Principal for a Day, organized by All Hands Raised, gives our community leaders a first-hand view of teachers teaching, students learning, and the incredible work…