The US clergyman and civil rights leader Martin Luther King addresses, 29 March 1966 in Paris' Sport Palace the militants of the "Movement for the Peace". "Martin Luther King was assassinated on 04 April 1968 in Memphis, Tennessee. James Earl Ray confessed to shooting King and was sentenced to 99 years in prison. King's killing sent shock waves through American society at the time, and is still regarded as a landmark event in recent US history. (Photo credit should read /AFP/GettyImages)
As your Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. PTA,
 

Driven by our deep belief in the value of  each and every individual, with no exceptions and no exclusions:

  1. We choose to intentionally empower love to prevail.
  2. We choose to speak against hate and fear, for they are the ONLY two who have no place here.
  3. We choose to actively build towards harmony, as we stand firmly, with our entire community!
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Dr MLK Jr PTA in the Oregonian: Portland Schools’ broken promises to provide equal education: Guest opinion

Our PTA Board and volunteers wrote a column that was featured in the Oregonian this week. A segment below, click link to read article on Oregonian: We teach our children to work together. We teach them if someone is harmed, you stand up and make it right. We teach them that you keep your promises.…

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GAME NIGHT Friday May 11!!!

GAME NIGHT Friday May 11!!!

Martin Luther King Jr School GAME NIGHT Friday May 11 :: 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Board Games!   Cakewalk!   Basketball Tournament!    Food!   Karaoke!   Mother’s Day Crafts!   Fun!   HELP! BAKERS NEEDED! Can you please donate a cake? email welcome@mlkjrpta.org THANK YOU! Also Volunteers Needed for Set up, Food, Clean up email welcome@mlkjrpta.org THANK YOU!

Welcome

Welcome

Hello everyone, Welcome to the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Family and Community!!! Happy New (School) Year! As a new TEAM of leaders and your new, Dr. MLK, Jr. PTA, we wanted to reach out and introduce ourselves. We would like to share some of the visions we have for the year, and welcome each…

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