Pandemic EBT (P-EBT) benefits are part of the response to the COVID-19 pandemic and are additional funds that can be used to support family food purchases. P-EBT benefits were approved for Oregon in May for the 2020-21 school year. P-EBT benefits issuance began at the end of July and will continue to be distributed into August … Continue reading P-EBT Grocery Card: ALL Chapman Students are eligible
The Swifts are back! If you haven't watched this amazing phenomenon, it's quite the show and brings quite the crowd (read more at KGW). If you're coming to enjoy the swifts on the weekend, no need to pack a picnic. Chapman will be selling pizza on Fridays and Saturdays for the next three weeks (starting … Continue reading Swift Pizza Nights starts this Friday
Of the 131 end-of-the-year survey respondents, 49 entered the drawing for the Eb and Bean gift card. Those names were entered into a spreadsheet and a random number generator chose #3 (Anneka Winters) and #21 which indicated, "If I’m drawn, please provide the gift card to a staff member who is rarely recognized for their … Continue reading Congrats to Anneka Winters and Dave Gardner, winners of a $25 Eb & Bean Giftcard!
Thanks to the 122 parents and caregivers who have taken the time to share their feedback on the end-of-the-year survey. Here's a preview of the response to the first question: Right now, we have comparatively low representation from K-2 parents and, judging from emails for the gift card drawing... fathers. Don't let this opportunity pass … Continue reading Last Chance: Survey Closes Tonight!
Dear Chapman Families, It is truly a critical time in Oregon's public schools, as the state faces major funding shortfalls. Portland Public Schools (PPS) anticipates over $17 million shortfall which means a reduction in services and staff. Portland schools will see bigger class sizes, fewer support staff (counselors, ELL teachers, learning resource teachers, Assistant Principals, and more). … Continue reading Oregon Education Funding Issues Demand Action