Kindergarten Transition School Community Sites

In the 2017-18 school year, All Hands Raised is working with preschool and K-12 educators at Boise-Eliot/Humboldt PK-8 in partnership with Albina Head Start as well as with Davis Elementary School in partnership with Mt. Hood Community College Head Start to build bonds between themselves in order to build better bridges for families. All Hands Raised’s on the ground work, including much of the work done at the sites below, is enhanced by the advocacy and alignment provided by the Kindergarten Transition Strategic Leadership Group.

 

Boise-Eliot/Humboldt PK-8 (BEH) in partnership with Albina Head Start

Kevin Bacon, Principal

Jill Bryant, Academic Programs Associate (Portland Public Schools)

Carol Carmichael, Social Service Coordinator (Albina Head Start)

Kellie Danzer, Teacher

Ellie Jensen, Teacher

John Meskimen, Teacher

Kaveh Pakseresht, Assistant Principal

Karissa Palmer, Education Coordinator (Albina Head Start)

Deena Randle, Education Coordinator (Albina Head Start)

Click here to read more about this partnership from Ronnie Herdon, Executive Director of Albina Head Start.

 

Davis Elementary School in partnership with Mt. Hood Community College (MHCC) Head Start

Velvet Cooley, Associate Director (MHCC Head Start)

Ashley Furlong, Principal

The rest of this school team is currently in development.

 

Click here to learn more about the kindergarten transition work.

Updated  11/16/2017