Portales Municipal Schools
has adopted the Vision that:
students will be productive and successful
Portales Municipal School's Mission Statement is that:
students will be provided a Quality
Based on this philosophy,
Portales Municipal Schools believes that:
- Parents and community are
an integral part of the education process.
- All students can succeed
in a learner-centered environment.
- Dedicated teachers are
a key link in success.
- Achieving quality education
is a continuous improvement process.
- A nurturing, caring environment
with respect for all is essential.
- A quality education system
must promote an appreciation and understanding
of other cultures.
- Public schools are necessary
for a democracy.
Portales Municipal Schools
has adopted the following goals:
- Students will meet the required Reading Proficiency on the New Mexico Standards Based Assessment.
- Students will meet the required Mathematics Proficiency on the New Mexico Standards Based Assessment.
- The District will strive to achieve greater parental involvement by providing continued opportunities for parents to participate in the education of their children.
- All students will receive instruction from highly qualified teachers for the grade level and subject being taught.
- All English Language Learners will become proficient in English and shall participate in the statewide testing program.
- All students will be educated in health promoting learning environments that are safe, drug-free, and engaging for students.
- All students shall meet all graduation requirements and receive a diploma.
- New Mexico's Response to Intervention (Rtl) Framework will be implemented fully and effectively in each school.
The Portales Municipal School District provides educational opportunities for all students. We have outstanding facilities, staff, and a Board of Education to accomplish highest student achievement. The proof for this claim lies with the outstanding academic accomplishments in the area of standards based scores along with short cycle assessments. Students at Portales Municipal Schools also receive excellent support in the extracurricular areas of athletics and activities. The staff is committed to providing a quality education for every student.
Early Student Dismissals:
Thursday, December 18, 1 pm
Friday, December 19, 1 pm
Monday, December 22 - Friday, January 2
Professional Development for Teachers:
Monday, January 5
Tuesday, January 6
PMSD Board of Education Meeting
Monday, January 12, 2015
Important Information and School Events:
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date information and news regarding the
Portales Municipal Schools watch this portion
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Schoolwide Calendar of Events:
Portales Municipal School District
Beginning School Information:
School Supply List 2014-15
District Accreditation Report:
December Lunch Menus:
Pre K to 6th
7th through 12th Grade
Free and Reduced Lunch Applications 2014-15: Public Release
District Fine Arts Schedules:
2014-15 Choir Schedule
Athletic Schedules: Physical Form
NM Activities Association Calendar
Portales Athletic/Activity Code of Conduct
NMMA Concussion Information
Portales Drug Testing Information
2014-15 PHS Lady Basketball
2014-15 PHS Boys Basketball
2014-15 PHS 9th Grade Boys/Girls Basketball
2014-15 PJHS Basketball
Flu Shot Forms and Information:
School Consent: English & Spanish
Information on Live Virus: English
Information on Inactive Virus: English