Pleasant Valley Elementary
Address: 17625 SE Foster Rd, Gresham, OR 97080
Principal: Laura Nixon
Grades: K-6 (2021-22); K-5 (starting in Fall 2022)
Vision: At Pleasant Valley, we ensure student success through high expectations, engaging learning, and culturally responsive teaching.
School Community Values:
- We value students’ ability to make connections and communicate their thinking. We value student growth, and depth over speed.
- We value an attitude of continuous improvement and growth.
- We value a positive learning environment that is warm and welcoming, and culturally responsive to all our families.
- We value an environment that fosters relationship building, and equitable opportunities, so that all students achieve high standards.
Comprehensive Achievement Plan (CAP) Goals: https://bit.ly/3LFCOTx
Academic School Day Program:
Music, Wildside outdoor service learning, Sources of Strength with counselor, Title 1 (K-3), Rainbow Club, Outdoor School (grade 6), Library/media program K-6
Standard District Services/Programs:
English Language Development (ELD), Special Education
School-wide Enrichment Programs:
Chess For Success, Eastside Timbers,
After School Art, Rainbow Club
After School Programs:
Champions Before and After School Care
Parent/Family Partnership Opportunities: PTA, Literacy Night, Multicultural Night, Open House Night, Parent teacher conferences, Volunteer opportunities, Partnership with local Churches - Abundant Life, and Pleasant Valley Community Baptist
2020 Bond Project Improvements at Pleasant Valley Elementary:
New flooring throughout the building in many classrooms, the front office spaces, and the media center.$2.5M Seismic upgrades to the school original buildingStorm drainage system replacementRefurbished gym floor Safety and security (Security vestibule, intercom, cameras, intrusion alarms, IT infrastructure)New lighting throughout the schoolMechanical repairsExtensive roof repairsExterior door repairs
Oregon at-a-Glance School Profile: www.csd28j.org/Page/1098