Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

Wilson logoWilson High School

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
Email us for more information.

School News & Announcements

Get to Know Wilson

Mark your calendar for 8th-Grade Family Night on Tuesday, November 1, at 6:00pm. Tour the school, meet teachers and administrators, and learn more about our programs. Until then:

• Look through our brochure
• Explore at About Us 
• Find new student enrollment information here
• Watch the video below about our award-winning computer science teachers and their excellent work with our students

New Staff Fall 2016

This coming year there will be many new faces welcoming students to the 2016 school year. Meet them here.

Important Dates and Upcoming Events


Wednesday/28: Cross Country, PIL/MHC Crossover Meet @ Gabriel Park, 4:00pm
JV2 Girls Soccer vs. St. Mary’s @ Hamilton Park, 4:15pm
JV2 Boys Soccer vs. Grant @ Gabriel Park, 4:15pm
Thursday/29: Volleyball vs. Grant, JV/JV2 @ Wilson, 4:30pm; Varsity @ Wilson, 6:30pm
Girls Soccer vs. Grant, JV @ Wilson, 5:00pm; Varsity @ Wilson, 7:00pm
Senior College & Financial Aid Night, Wilson Cafeteria, 7:00pm
Friday/30: JV2 Boys Soccer vs. Lincoln @ Gabriel Park, 4:15pm
Tailgater, Wilson Track, 5:30pm
Varsity Football vs. Roosevelt @ Wilson, 7:30pm


Saturday/1: Homecoming Dance, Gym, 8:00pm

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.

College Letters of Recommendation Workshops
Seniors: if you need a letter of recommendation for college, you must attend one of the Letter of Recommendation workshops in the College and Career Center in room 220 at Tutor Time on the following days: September 15, 22, or October 20. You must attend one workshop before you can get a letter of recommendation from your counselor.

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 June are Whitney Calvin, Olivia Balkam, and Brielle Feinstein-Smith. 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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