Our High Schools students are ready for "First College"
Posted on 01/13/2017
The program allows our high school students to earn college credit. ...
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PPS students are ready for First College
On A Positive Note
Posted on 01/12/2017
In our schools, students are commended for the good things they do. ...
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Positive Note Bulletin Board
Claude Parent, Costella Williams re-elected as Board leaders
Posted on 01/12/2017
At its annual organizational meeting, School Board members re-elected its board leaders...
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Claude Parent and Costella Williams
Coloring With Cops
Posted on 01/05/2017
The Coloring With Cops Program fosters more positive interactions between the Police Department and the community ...
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Chief of Police Tonya Chapman colors with Mount Hermon Preschool students
A voice for students: MyKayla Moore serves as the first Portsmouth School Board Student Representative
Posted on 01/03/2017
Find out more about MyKayla and how to reach her. ...
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MyKayla Moore attends a School Board meeting
Douglass Park Elementary grows a garden
Posted on 12/21/2016
Douglass Park Elementary students are growing a garden with the help of Whole Kids Foundation ...
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Douglass Park student at the garden
Historical group works to make I.C. Norcom High a state landmark
Posted on 12/14/2016
The African American Historical Society of Portsmouth plans to submit an application to the state to add I.C. Norcom High to the Virginia Landmarks Register...
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Mr. Weaver and Mrs. Chambliss
Starbase Family Movie Day: "Hidden Figures"
Join the Starbase for a family movie day...
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Adult Education Grant
Adult Education Grant
Portsmouth Public Schools was awarded a $1.17 million grant for adult education...
Student Freedom Pass from Hampton Roads Transit
The Student Freedom Pass provides youth 17 years old or younger with unlimited free rides on Hampton Roads Transit’s bus, light rail and ferry services....