Yoga Club – Stretch, Strengthen, Breathe, and Relax

September 23, 2015

Yoga is a fun activity for children.  The movements and breathing exercises are helpful for growing minds and bodies.  Kathy Bartlett is an experienced yoga teacher with both children and adults. She has been teaching adults for over 13 years and yoga club at Lewis for the last 10 years. We are playful in...
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Late Opening September 16

September 16, 2015

A reminder that our late start is Wednesday, September 16, 2015. School will begin at 10:40 am.
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Lewis Open House

September 11, 2015

Our annual Open House will take place on Tuesday, September 15, 2015 at 6:00 pm. Please gather on the playground for staff introductions, with classroom visits to follow.
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Kindergarten & New Family Social

September 7, 2015

Join the Lewis School PTA on the playground on Wednesday, September 9th from 6:30 to 8:00 pm meet other families new to Lewis. We’ll have PTA representatives on hand to answer questions as well as give an overview of PTA activities and what makes Lewis great. You can get a PTA calendar of events,...
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School Photo Schedule

September 6, 2015

School Photo Schedule:  Tuesday, Sept 8: Logue, Brenan, Jamesbarry Wednesday, Sept. 9: Leake, Murphy Thursday, Sept. 10: Dingus, Kennedy Friday, Sept. 11th: Richner, Rotwein,  Monday, Sept. 14: Kindergarten: Jacobson, Rollins, Dillavou Tuesday, Sept 15: Speer, Post, Kohn
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A Great First Full Week of School…

September 4, 2015

Today we finished our first full week of school and we are off to a great start. If you would like to follow along, many of our teachers are posting photos and information about their classrooms on Twitter. We have a listing of them posted on our web site and have created a Twitter...
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2015-2016 School Supply Lists

August 19, 2015

Lewis School Supply Lists: 2015-2016 Supply List Lewis.pdf
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Reed College 5K Run/Walk for Neighborhood Schools

August 12, 2015
reed run

Saturday, September 26, 2015 9–11:30 a.m. Lace up your shoes and join in the annual Reed College 5K FUNd Run/Walk for neighborhood schools. One hundred percent of the registration fees go to neighborhood elementary schools, including Duniway, Grout, Lewis, Llewellyn, and Woodstock. Registration information:
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Summer Meals

June 20, 2015

Summer Meals:
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PTA Picnic Update

June 13, 2015

A huge thank you to Erik, owner of Sellwood Cycle Repair, for donating this beautiful bike to our picnic raffle. We raised over $750 and the winner was 2nd grade teacher Mr Hansen!
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5th Grade Promotion Information

June 3, 2015

Our 5th grade promotion ceremony is scheduled for Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 2:00 pm in the cafeteria. Parents are invited to attend as we say goodbye to our 5th grade students.
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PTA Meeting

June 1, 2015

PTA MeetingTuesday, June 2, 20156:30 pmChildcare will be provided.
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Spring Music Concert

May 26, 2015
Spring Music Concert

This performance will feature music from all four of our musical groups, and will be the culmination of our students’ year long work. What: Lewis Spring ConcertWhen: Thursday, May 28 @ 6:30 PM Where: Lewis StageWho: 3rd Grade Recorder Club, 4th Grade Strings, 5th Grade Band, and the Booming Beats Students are encouraged to dress...
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Lewis Dines Out: Bridge City Pizza

May 19, 2015

Lewis Dines Out at Bridge City Pizza.5412 SE Woodstock Blvd503-777-4992  Tuesday, May 19 and Wednesday, May 20. Bridge City will be donating 20% of their sales both days!
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Late Opening: May 20, 2015

May 16, 2015

A reminder that our May late opening will take place on Wednesday, May 20, 2015. School will begin at 10:40 am.
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NewImage The original wood playground at Lewis Elementary has to be decommissioned for safety reasons and is being replaced with a nature-based play space. There will be logs for sitting on and jumping to, a colorful and fully ADA accessible “river” walkway for all to access the play space, permanent all-weather instruments and more! Portland Public Schools has committed to fund the decommissioning and accessibility features, Lewis PTA has raised $15,000, Lewis Students have raised $1,500, and we need your help to make this a creative and exciting new play space for the entire community to enjoy. Learn more and donate at: NewImage

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Fundraising Primer

For many years we have attempted to explain our various PTA fund raising opportunities. Recently Lewis parent Jordan Benner created this great video that explains those PTA fund raising opportunities in a very understandable manner. Please take a look and consider taking part. 201309042122.jpg Direct Donation escript/Scrip Shopping Donate & Recycle

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