School districts -- Oregon -- Portland -- Administration, Public schools -- Overcrowding, School enrollment -- Forecasting
How do school districts throughout the Portland region respond to changes in student populations that cause overcrowding or under enrollment? In this article, we explore some of the key trends in school enrollment, describe the challenges faced by some of the districts in the region, and describe how different districts address those challenges.
Martin, Sheila and Levy, Madison, "The Balancing Act: A Look at Dynamic School District Boundaries" (2018). Metroscape. 129.
Elementary and Middle and Secondary Education Administration Commons, Urban Studies Commons
Originally appeared in the Winter 2018 edition of Metroscape, published by the Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies, Portland State University.