Tag: portage

the portage public schools administration building

August 25, 2021

Conspiracy theories and misinformation flew at a school board meeting discussing the mandate.

a boy in a face mask takes notes

August 10, 2021

Parents of students in Portage are worried because the district won’t require masks when classes resume later this month.

the portage public schools administration building

July 14, 2021

The district plans to make masks optional for students despite state guidelines.

A heart-shaped floral wreath

January 20, 2021

The cities of Portage and Kalamazoo participated in a nationwide memorial to the roughly 400K Americans who have died from COVID since last March.

the portage public schools administration building

November 24, 2020

District leaders approved a plan to resume face-to-face classes if COVID conditions improve.

a sign for Portage City Hall

November 12, 2020

City departments will be open by appointment only beginning Monday, November 16.

A graphic of a sample schedule for Portage Public Schools

October 14, 2020

Parents of Portage Public Schools students are split on the idea of a return to in-person classes, even if it’s half-time. Teachers are clear – they don’t want to do it. Those were some of the takeaways of survey results presented to the PPS Board of Education on Monday. Currently, Portage elementary students are taking […]

A screenshot of the Twitter header for Portage Central Athletics

September 21, 2020

A member of the coaching staff tested positive for COVID-19 prompting the cancellation of the school’s game against East Lansing.

a child in a mask faces a blackboard and school supplies

September 16, 2020

The decrease in enrollment will decrease funding a little bit, but not much because of pandemic funding formula.

a man in a virtual meeting

August 13, 2020

The school board has approved a plan that will give parents the option to send their kids back into the classroom.