Frequently Asked Questions

How do I register my child?

Registration can now be done online

Where do I park my car at Menlo Park?

There is a small parking lot on the west side of the school. Otherwise, there is a parking lot in the back of the school (down 128th Ave). Please do not park on the street in front of the school or in the handicap spots without a permit.

How do I get in touch with my child’s teacher?

The format for teachers’ emails is: firstname_lastname@ddsd40.org

By phone:  503-256-6506 and the office staff can connect you to specific classrooms.

How do I volunteer on field trips or in my child’s classroom?

Volunteers must complete a background check form each year. Forms must be turned in to the office two weeks before the time of volunteering.

How do I become involved as a parent?

Our Family Club is our equivalent of a PTA, with no dues or fees. Family Club meetings take place on the third Wednesday of each month in the Menlo Park cafeteria at 6:00PM. For more information please contact Marcie Berzinskas at menloparkfamilyclub@gmail.com. You can also join our FaceBook group https://www.facebook.com/groups/menloparkfamilyclub to stay up to date on future meetings and events.