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PPS holds listening sessions on potential student vax mandate – Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon 2021-10-21 14:58:11 –

KOIN, Oregon — In the latest chapter of Portland Public School, the school district will hold a listening session for Spanish-speaking parents on Thursday, asking parents to comment on the proposed vaccine obligations to their students. bottom.

The listening session was scheduled for 9am and was attended by only two parents. The school board admitted that many parents dropped the ball when scheduling a session during the working hour.

Parents who attended the session opposed a full-scale vaccination policy for their children’s schools.

“In addition, I think this is a family decision,” said one of the parents, translated from Spanish. “I think it should be a private secret decision — and should not be shared with the entire community.”

Registration: PPS Vaccine Obligation Listening Session for PPS 12+ on Thursday, October 21, 2021

Another student and family-only meeting will be held Thursday at 4:30 pm in English. The board says it wants to schedule another meeting for Spanish-speaking parents between now and the final vote on the mission.

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