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The Free Store for Teachers : Opens September 9

August 25, 2014

IMG_3425[1]Teachers throughout the Portland Metro region are reporting to their classrooms this week, getting ready for a new group of students. Meanwhile, back at Schoolhouse Supplies, we are busy stocking the shelves of the Free Store for Teachers, and getting ready for opening day, Tuesday, September 9, 2014!

Teachers can now download our Shopping Calendar 2014/15 to find out when their school is scheduled to shop.

If you’re a teacher, come stock your classroom with basic school supplies, office supplies and incentives! You will find these items and more on the shelves of the Free Store when we open September 9!

Shopping Calendar 2014/15

A Peek at the “Pack-a-Palooza” Fun!

July 30, 2013

Here are a few highlights from our recent friendly competition known as “Pack-a-Palooza!” It starts with a school assembly—then it’s go time. Sponsor teams start by sorting, counting and organizing supplies. A good old fashioned bull-horn starts the teams packing, all while being timed. Top it… Read more »

Calling All Volunteers!

June 28, 2013

We’re rolling up the garage door today here at Schoolhouse Supplies as we prepare for our “busy season,” ordering, sorting and packing up school supplies. This summer we have individual and group volunteer opportunities, and we would love to have your… Read more »

PEMCO Teacher Appreciation Winners

June 7, 2013

We have our winners! We wanted to give a big thanks to everyone who entered our PEMCO Teacher Appreciation sweepstakes!  We received more than 1,470 nominations for the weekly recognition and drawings. Four Portland-area teachers each received $500 in classroom supplies from Schoolhouse… Read more »

PEMCO Spotlight: John Burgess

May 22, 2013

Throughout the month of May, we’re partnering with PEMCO Insurance to celebrate Teacher Appreciation Month with a Teacher Appreciation Sweepstakes. Read on to learn a little bit more about PEMCO and its employees through an interview with a member of their team…. Read more »