What is SUN School?
SUN Community Schools in Multnomah County are full-service neighborhood hubs where the school and partners from across the community come together to make sure kids and families have what they need to be successful – in school and in life.
SUN Community Schools mobilize and strategically organize community resources to provide:
Strong core instructional program
Educational support and skill development for youth and adults
Enrichment and recreation activities
Family involvement and support
Social, health and mental health resources
Family and community events
At SUN Community Schools, the collective efforts of youth, parents, businesses, faith communities, libraries, and community organizations create a network of supports that ensure academic success, family self-sufficiency, and economic prosperity. SUN Community Schools are open to all ages, preschool to seniors, with a focus on students in the immediate school community.
SUN Community Schools are the school-based service delivery sites for the SUN Service System, a broader system of community-based care and support for children and their families.