Portsmouth students and staff honored at Portsmouth Sports Club Jamboree
Portsmouth students and staff honored at Portsmouth Sports Club Jamboree
Updated on 05/20/2022
At the 75th anniversary of the Portsmouth Sports Club Jamboree held earlier this month, three Portsmouth Public Schools (PPS) students were named recipients of scholarships from the Portsmouth Sports Club Foundation. 
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27 PPS students earn an associate’s degree ahead of graduation
27 PPS students earn an associate’s degree ahead of graduation
Updated on 05/11/2022
Congratulations to the 27 Portsmouth Public Schools (PPS) seniors who were honored Monday night at Tidewater Community College’s commencement ceremony. 
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Tara Cuffee named PPS Citywide Teacher of the Year
Tara Cuffee named PPS Citywide Teacher of the Year
Updated on 05/05/2022
Tara Cuffee, a music teacher at Cradock Elementary School, has been named the Portsmouth Public Schools (PPS) Citywide 2022 Teacher of the Year. 
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