Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

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A comprehensive public high school
with a proud tradition of excellence.

1151 SW Vermont | Portland, OR 97219
Phone: (503) 916-5280 | Fax: (503) 916-2705
Monday-Friday, 7:30am-4:00pm
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School News & Announcements

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Wilson Student Art Greeting Cards on Sale Now

Greeting cards feature original art by Wilson AP art students in ceramics, photography, or drawing. Two sets of 25 cards are available now in the bookkeeper’s office for $30 each. Proceeds will benefit the Wilson Art Department.

“Blue” Set: Adison Sundbom, Amanda Lemmons, Andrew Butterfield, Anna Nguyen, Atlas Asaro, Ayu Nguyen, Cameron Brentlinger, Catherine Lehman, Daisy Schwimmer, Eden Bell-Wilkins, Emma Fale-Olsen, Emma Pardy, Eric Roe, Genevieve Hardin, Griffin Morse, Jay Lloyd, Katelyn Paulsen, Kaya Noteboom, Maddison Conkle, Quinland Thompson, Regan Olsen, Rylee Hilligloss, Sara Pardy, Scout Burgett, Shayly Stanton.

“Green” Set: Allie Rosenfield, Audrey Douglass, Braeden Peck, Carly del Valle, Corra Brown, Elle Bremmer, Elleri Pontius, Genevieve Fletcher, Gina Butler, Holon Rumsey, Iris Emerick, Jesse Maack, Jillian Rencher, Kaelyn Person, Kaisa Autumn, Lillia Diaz, Madeline Molloy, Maggie Beutler, Malie Finstad, Marie Pearson, Matthew Carlson, Nathan Rutledge-Gorman, Oskar Zehren, Stuart Axline, Taylor Bergstrom.

Screenagers: Growing Up In the Digital Age

Tuesday, December 13, 7:00pm
Wilson Auditorium
$5 admission at the door
Recommended for grades 5 and up

Please join us for a screening of this insightful documentary looking at kids and screen time. Through poignant and unexpectedly funny stories as well as surprising insights from authors, psychologists, and brain scientists, Screenagers reveals how tech time impacts kids’ development and offers solutions on how adults can empower kids to best navigate the digital world and find balance. This is a film that parents and students alike will want to see (recommended for grades 5 and up). A facilitated discussion among parents, students, and teachers will follow the screening. For the trailer and more information on the film, go to http://www.screenagersmovie.com.

2017-18 Forecast Guide

Forecasting has been moved up several weeks this year. Counselors will be in classrooms to start the forecasting process beginning November 21. Click here for the Forecast Guide for 2017-18 and information on the forecasting schedule.



Registration Extended for PIL Winter Sports

PIL Winter sports are basketball, wrestling and swimming (wrestling and swimming are no-cut sports). The first day of practice/tryouts is November 14. To sign up, go to https://www.familyid.com/organizations/wilson-hs and click on the registration tab. If you are a new user, create an account. Otherwise, log in to your account. Call the FamilyID help line if you have any problems. All athletes need to register (even if they played a fall sport) and need a current physical on file before they can practice or try out. Physical forms are in the athletic office, the main office or on the registration website. Parents can call athletics secretary Megan Meisner (503-916-5119) or students should come by the athletic office if they are not sure if they have a current physical. Make an appointment now if necessary with your medical provider, and sign up early for Winter Sports!

Important Dates and Upcoming Events



Friday/2: Booster Tree Sale, A-Boy Parking Lot, 5-7:00pm
Saturday/3: Booster Tree Sale, A-Boy Parking Lot, 10:00am-7:00pm
Sunday/3: Booster Tree Sale, A-Boy Parking Lot, 10:00am-6:00pm
SW Community Band Concert, Multnomah Village Lucky Lab, 5:00pm
Monday/5: PTA Parent Ed Night: Naviance, Wilson Library, 6:30pm
Wednesday/7: Winter Band Concert, Wilson Auditorium, 7:00pm
Thursday/8: Winter Choir Concert, Wilson Auditorium, 7:00pm
Friday/9: Booster Tree Sale, 5-7:00pm

For club meeting times and locations, go the clubs page of the Wilson website; for complete athletic schedules, go to the Daily Bulletin.

News from the College and Career Center

College Center

We offer help with college searches, college applications, filing for financial aid, searching for scholarships, all things related to post-high school education. Seniors, Please stop in at Room 220 and explore options with us. We are very excited to help expand the horizons for Wilson students.

Find a list of scholarships here.

Learn more about the College Center.

Career Center

Stay tuned to the Wilson College and Career Center page for details on career related learning opportunities for students.

Wilson Academic All-Stars

Academic All-Stars for November are Patrick Powers, Eric Roe, and Sam Nathanson. Read more about what makes these Wilson seniors stand out.

The SW Community Connection highlights Wilson seniors for their academic excellence, achievement and leadership. Thanks to Gifford Dentistry in Hillsdale for their sponsorship of the All-Stars.

WHS Mission Statement

To learn about the work of the Wilson Site Council and how we are implementing our mission, click here.

WHS Calendar

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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.


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.

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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