Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

Photo of Alliance at Meek ProTech logoAlliance HS at Meek Campus

A non-traditional learning environment
to meet students' unique needs.

4039 NE Alberta Ct. | Portland, OR 97211
Phone: (503) 916-5747 | Fax: (503) 916-2680

2016 - 2017 INFORMATION SESSIONS

Our next Information Sessions will be held on Tuesday, 8/16 at 1:00 p.m. and Wednesday, 8/17 at 5:30 p.m. 

 We require all applicants to attend one of the sessions with a parent or guardian

Applicants who attend one of the above sessions will be eligible to begin on August 29th.

 Click on the Information Sessions tab for additional information.

School News & Announcements

August 29th - First Day of School
September 5th - No School (Holiday)


Program Overview

Alliance High School @ Meek is an alternative high school with four career-technical options - auto, manufacturing, natural resources and digital technology.

  • Learn at your own pace
  • Flourish in a small, inclusive welcoming environment
  • Master life skills such as time management and conflict resolution
  • Gain hands-on training in high -demand careers.
  • Earn college credit
  • Graduation with the same diploma offered by all PPS high schools
Personalized Learning

  • Small classes - about 12 students for every teacher.
  • Dedicated, highly qualified teachers know their students by their names, faces and dreams for the future.
  • Students of all cultures celebrated, welcomed and nurtured.
  • Comprehensive support provided, including full-time counselors and social work interns.  Special Education, mental health and ESL on-site.
  • spanish-speaking staff on campus.
Flexible Learning
  • Students take five classes a day during every six-week term.
  • Students have the opportunity to earn .25 credit per class, per term.
  • Self-paced and interactive group classes available.
  • All classes meet the requirements for a PPS diploma.


Discovery Program

The required, six-week Discovery Program, teaches students to be prompt, polite, positive and prepared; to participate, persevere and produce.  These skills set the foundation for successful learning at Alliance - and for a productive college or workforce experience.

  • Earn up to 15 credits from Clackamas Community College through our senior inquiry class.
  • Claim 3 to 15 additional college credits through career-education programs.
  • Choose from among 40 to 50 career and college related field trip opportunities each year.
  • Get exposed to careers in aviation, engineering, trades and design.  Visit Nike, Wieden + Kennedy, and Portland Fire & Rescue, among other employers
  • Train for careers that lead to family-wage jobs after high school.

Clubs, Teams & Activities

Robotics
Gay Straight Alliance
Black Student Union
Remote Operated Vehicle Club
Basketball

Partners

  • Intel
  • OSU 4-H prgram
  • Oregon FIRST Robotics
  • Writers in the Schools
  • Self Enhancement Inc.
  • Morel Ink
  • Virtual Scholars
  • Multnomah Education Service District TRIO/Talent Search program
  • 42nd Avenue Business Association
  • 1031 Community Theater
  • Hinge Digital

Alliance - Meek ProTech Calendar

2015-16 Calendar (PDF)

PPS News

Advisory committee forwards to superintendent recommendations for district-wide structural changes

January 29, 2016

The District-Wide Boundary Review Committee sent to the superintendent on Jan. 28 the first blueprint for structural change district-wide in many years, on the principle that balancing growing enrollment among all schools will support strong schools in every neighborhood, investing in the continued vitality of the city.

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PPS grad rate up 21 points in seven years

January 28, 2016
Portland Public Schools graduation rate rose four percentage points last year to 74 percent, a 21 percentage point increase over seven years.  The PPS five-year graduation rate also improved two percentage points to 75 percent, up from 73 percent.
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Board approves 2016-2017 calendar

January 26, 2016
The Portland Public Schools board voted 6-1 tonight, January 26, to start school August 29, 2016 and end June 9, 2017.

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