Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

Grant HS LogoGrant High School

Grant High Generals

2245 NE 36th Ave | Portland, OR 97212
Phone: (503) 916-5160 | Fax: (503) 916-2695


2016-17 School Year
Administrators | Counselors | Support Staff

Name Position Email Phone
Samore, Brian Athletics Director / Dean of Students bsamore@pps.net 66115
Lauritzon, Kelley Athletics Director Assistant klauritz@pps.net 75621


Our Mission

 is to provide a rigorous athletic program which compliments and supports a challenging academic program by teaching students to perservere, to work well with others, and to test themselves.


  • We believe students are our highest priority.
  • We believe the dignity, worth, and self-esteem of participants should be paramount in all athletic activities.
  • We believe the most important result of competition is the development of life-long values and skills.
  • We believe the athletic program is an integral part of the high school experience.
  • We believe high school athletics should be fun and rewarding.
  • We believe athletic programs are most beneficial when they are competitive.
  • We believe winning is an attitude resulting from optimum preparations, concentrated effort and a deep commitment to excel.
  • We believe well-designed athletic programs promote community and school pride.
  • We believe open communication and mutual respect among coaches, parents, and athletes provide the foundation of a successful athletic program.
  • We believe morale, satisfaction, and performance are enhanced when athletes work together as a team.
  • We believe well qualified coaches and program administrators are important components in a successful athletic program.
  • We believe positive parent support and involvement enhance student growth and program quality.
Grant High School
Hall of Fame

Athletic Office

Athletic Director:
Brian Samore

 Portland Interscholastic Leagues

Oregon School Activities Association

PPS Athletics