Upcoming Events


  • MOD Pizza Fundraiser

    When: Thursday, March 8th ⋅ All Day

    Where: MOD PIZZA ·1844 NW Eastman Pkwy Gresham, OR 97030

    How? Bring in this (Flyer) so that 20% of the proceeds will be donated to East Gresham Elementary School.

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  • Yearbook SALE

    Flyers have been sent home with students.

    Our yearbooks are on sale for $12.

    Please send cash, write check (LifeTouch) or order online (YBPay.lifetouch.com with Yearbook ID Code: 2200618)

    ORDER DEADINE DATE: March 16th, 2018. There is no guarantee that we will have extra yearbooks!

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  • Mt. Hood Theatre Passes on SALE

    Mt. Hood Theatre Matinee Passes go on sale beginning Monday, February 9 and end on Friday, March 2.  Cost is $9.00 with a portion of that money returned to the school.

    Passes are available in the school office.  Make checks payable to: East Gresham

    These matinee passes are sold on a first-come, first-serve basis, with a limited number reserved for each school.

    Also, please remember, no parking in the parking lots of the adjacent businesses (Pizza Hut – Riegelmann’s – Chiropractor)

    Friday and Saturday are the slowest days and Sunday and Mondays are the busiest.  Check flyer for movie times (they vary).

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  • Connect to Kindergarten

    Attention Parents! You are invited to tour the Kindergarten classrooms, meet the staff, and start the registration process for September 2018

    April 17th (Tues.) 6-7pm

    April 18th (Wed.) 3:30-4:30pm

    Please see attached flyers: English_Connect_To_KinderSpanish_Connect_To_Kinder and Russian_Connect_To_Kinder

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  • Future Chef Competition

    Future Chef competition at Barlow High School with participants from all elementary schools!

    Date: March 9th at Sam Barlow High School - 9:00 AM to about 2:00 PM

    So what is the deal??

    What: GBSD Cooking competition - Healthy Asian Fusion

    • Students submit a healthy Asian fusion recipe
    • Use the bonus ingredients to earn additional points
    • Winner of the GBSD Cooking Competition will be entered into the National competition!

    Who: All 5th Graders can submit a recipe, and one finalist from each school will be announced to prepare and cook their submitted recipe on March 9th at SBHS (parents or adults do not help their students during the cooking competition, so use caution helping students submit recipes). 

    When: Submissions are Due January 10th to the Kitchen Manager. Winners will be announced January 15th! Letters will be sent home to parents confirming participation of the event on March 9th at Sam Barlow High School, 9 AM to 2:00 PM.

    Where: All elementary 5th grade students can participate. Event will be held on March 9th at Sam Barlow High School. Family, friends, teachers & principals are all welcome to attend. Sample your student's creations and cheer them on as they represent your school.

    Why: Because it is fun!


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  • Reading Is Important!

    We hope that your child is reading daily at home. 

    Please click below to read the handout about reading each day!

    English Reading every night newsletter

    Spanish Reading every night newsletter

    Arabic Reading every night newsletter

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  • End Of Day Release

    Parents that are picking up their child must drive in the pick up line OR park car and pick up child from same area. We are trying to make transportation quick and easy for everyone! Children that are being picked up by bus or day care (van/bus) must exit through the front of the school.

    Please know staff is doing everything they can to ensure your child gets home safe and correctly. If there are transportation changes you must contact the front office no later than 2:30pm in order for your child to get home correctly!

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  • School Supply Fee

    There is a $25 school supply fee for each of our students. The school supply fee at the elementary level will cover the entire year’s supplies for your student. This will also help ensure that each of our students has the specific school supplies need to fully participate in class. You can pay this at the office. For more details please go to the GBSD website.

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District News

Principal's Message

Mrs. Miles



Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Miles

Welcome to East Gresham Elementary


The staff at East Gresham Elementary School is relentlessly focused on building a culture of equitable student growth and achievement.  We are: Developing shared ownership in a learning environment that demonstrates commitment, collaboration, and celebration of equitable student growth and achievement. Focused on implementation of evidence-based quality instruction and assessment practices. Actively engaged in making data driven decisions.

The students at East Gresham are appreciated and valued for their strengths and amazing individual qualities. 

They areRecognized for the effort they show as they work towards their goals. Learning to be mindful about making positive choices to do no harm. Actively engaged in their own learning to demonstrate new knowledge and skills.

Together we are continuing to be innovators in our teaching and learning journey.

Kimberly Miles, Principal
East Gresham Elementary School