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Benson Polytechnic High School
United by Spirit, Bonded by Name

546 NE 12th Ave. | Portland, OR 97232
Phone: (503) 916-5100 | Fax: (503) 916-2690

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Welcome to Benson Polytechnic High School

Please see our website maintained by Benson students at www.bensonhs.pps.k12.or.us .

School News & Announcements


Benson will be hosting our Back To School Night on September 23rd, 2014 from 6PM to 7:30PM in the Benson Auditorium. 

We will be starting promptly at 6PM where you will then have an opportunity to visit teachers in their classrooms, review their course syllabus, and get more information about each class.
*There will be an additional meeting for Spanish-speaking parents in room 122*

 We hope to see you here!



Benson presenta nuestra Noche de regreso a clases el 23 de Septiembre del 2014 de 6PM a 7:30PM en el auditorio de Benson. 

Comenzaremos sin demora a las 6PM y de ahí tendrá la oportunidad de visitar las/los maestras/os en sus salas, repasar el temario de los cursos, y obtener más información sobre cada clase.
*Habrá una reunion adicional para m/padres de habla hispana en la sala 122.

 ¡Esperamos verle allá!

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PPS News

Volunteers help students not in school reconnect

September 13, 2014
From left, parent volunteer Jessica Thompson, School Board Director Bobbie Regan and Char Hutson, who oversees middle school community outreach at PPS, prepare to knock on doors of students no in school. More than 50 volunteers joined PPS Reconnection Services staff Saturday, Sept. 13, to knock on the doors of 175 students who are not in school -- and invite those students back. 


Student achievement remains strong, yet urgency affirmed

September 10, 2014

Portland Public Schools continues to outperform the state in reading, math, science and writing, according to state test results released by the Oregon Department of Education Sept. 10.  


PPS announces new chief financial officer

September 09, 2014
Superintendent Carole Smith announced today that Yousef Awwad is Portland Public Schools' new chief financial officer. [More]

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