Roosevelt High School in Portland switches to distance education for next week | Local news

PORTLAND, Ore. (KPTV) – A third high school in Portland will switch to distance education next week due to understaffing and COVID-19 absences, Portland Public Schools have announced.

PPS has said Roosevelt High School will be closed Monday through Friday at least. Students will move on to distance education. The district said there was a significant increase in student and staff absences from COVID-19.

Portland Public Schools announced Thursday night that two high schools will be closed on Friday and switch to distance education for a week due to COVID-19 and its impact on staff and student absences.



Roosevelt is joining Cleveland and McDaniel high schools as the ones with temporary distance education next week.

PORTLAND, Ore. (KPTV) – Portland Public Schools announced Thursday night that two high schools will be closed on Friday and move to…

The district also said that during distance learning, all in-person extracurricular activities will be postponed, including athletics and the performing arts. This includes training, competitions, rehearsals and / or performances.

Breakfast and lunch will be offered for pickup. Meals will be available for pickup daily between 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. in Roosevelt.

Parents who have questions can get help here.

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