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
Email us for more information.

Kindergarten Assessments, Bus Schedules, Meals

Oregon Kindergarten Assessments: What are they? How are they used? Info in all supported languages.

Bus Schedules: View bus schedules. Questions? PPS Student Transportation (503) 916-6901.

School Meals: Apply now for free or reduced-price school meals.

School News & Announcements

Forms and Payment

Costs and contributions may be paid with credit card, check, or cash at the bookkeeper's office or via credit card online. Costs and contributions are calculated based on student schedules. Students will receive new schedules on the first day of school; schedules are also available now through Synergy. Find registration information and forms here; complete and turn in to the main office.

Trot Like A Trojan, September 13th

Join the Wilson High School community for a family-friendly, non-competitive Trojan Trot 5K Walk/Run sponsored by the WHS Boosters. All ages and fitness levels welcome to participate. The course begins and ends at the Wilson High School track. Adults (18+): $35, Youth (6-17): $15, Kiddies (0-5): Free. Collect over $100 in donations and be entered to win a prize! Download pledge sheets and register here; email Colleen Naughtin if you have any questions.


Alumni Night at Homecoming, September 18—Special Dinner and Game Admission Package for Alumni

Please join us for a special event for alumni and their guests at this year’s Homecoming game vs. Cleveland. Admission includes a buffet dinner catered by Hillsdale Food Carts, beverages, and game admission at a special line-free Alumni gate! The party starts at 5:30pm at the Hillsdale Food Carts at the north entrance to Wilson on Capitol Highway. Tickets available online—get yours now before the price goes up.

We’re Putting the Band Back Together!

Mr. Caldwell invites all alumni, if he was your instructor or not, if you are 18 or 80, to dust off the horn and play the football game with us. Please come by and rock the stadium! Mr. Caldwell can probably even let you borrow a horn if you don't have your own.  Email if you want to join in so he can get sheet music/instruments ready.

New Bell Schedule for 2015-16

Highlights of the new schedule: No more Skinny Mondays, alternating A and B days with Tutor Time usually occurring twice a week. See the details under Bell Schedule on the lower left hand side of this page. For week-to-week specifics on which days are A or B and when Tutor Time is scheduled, consult the online calendar on the right hand side of this page.

New Staff for Fall

There are many new faces in the building! Take a look at New Staff Fall 2015 for a preview of who's who.

Get to Know Wilson

• Look through our brochure
• Explore at About Us

Important Dates and Upcoming Events


Friday/28: Girls Soccer Jamboree, Wilson Stadium, 6:20pm. Free!

News from the College and Career Center

Important Dates for Seniors

ACT/SAT Testing
ACT September 12 test date (registration closed).

SAT October 3 test date, register online now. Regular registration deadline: September 2 (registration fees are $43.00 without essay, $54.00 with essay); late registration deadline: September 18 (add $28.00 for late registration).

Have a great summer and work on some college exploration!

Learn more about the how College and Career Center can help you learn about careers and prepare for life after high school.

Wilson Academic All-Stars

Academic All-Stars for July are Lucy Balthazaar, Sierra Ambrosio Wood, and Sophie Zumberis. 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.

Fall Sports

Now is the time to register for fall sports.

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PPS News

Join campaign to reconnect students

August 20, 2015
The Fifth Annual Reconnection Door-Knocking Campaign is Saturday, Sept. 12, from 8:30 am to 1 pm to help get students who have left school reconnected.

PPS Board to explore renovating Roosevelt shop building into career-learning space

August 06, 2015

The Portland School Board on Aug. 4 directed PPS staff to examine whether an old, free-standing, automotive shop on the Roosevelt High School campus could be remodeled into career-learning space at some point in the future. 


Board takes action on Benson enrollment; compensation audit

July 29, 2015
The Portland Public Schools Board. The Portland Public Schools Board of Directors approved a resolution which directs Superintendent Carole Smith to develop a two-year phased in plan including the feasibility of lifting the enrollment cap at Benson Polytechnic High School and bring it back to the board by Jan. 1, 2016. The board unanimously approved the resolution, 7-0. 


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