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Portland Public Schools Promised a Science Workshop at Low-Income Roosevelt High. Then It Sent the Money to Other Schools.  Willamette Week

Five years ago, parents at Roosevelt High School were so frustrated by the failure of Portland Public Schools to allocate the school its fair share of bond money, ...



Pamplin Media Group - Feminine hygiene products bill gets committee support  Portland Tribune

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Obit: Virginia Underwood Tubbs | Obituaries  East Oregonian

Pendleton. January 2, 1926 — April 17, 2019. Virginia Underwood Tubbs, 93, died April 17, 2019, at Walla Walla, Wash. She was born January 2, 1926, to Allen ...



Bill seeks free access to feminine hygiene products to students  Mail Tribune

SALEM — Oregon students could access free feminine hygiene products at school under a proposal from their peers. A group of students from South Eugene ...



Grant HS Magazine devotes issue to sexual assault  KOIN.com

Student journalists at Portland's Grant High School just released an entire issue of Grant Magazine devoted to the topic of sexual assault, an issue they describe ...



Youth come out to support cap and trade on Earth Day  Salem Reporter

Several Oregon youth came to the Capitol on Monday to present Gov. Kate Brown with their petition supporting carbon pricing.



Grant High School crowns its Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Grant High School crowned senior Stella Monteverde-Cakebread as its Portland Festival princess on Friday, completing the 2019 court. The daughter of Dayna ...



Bill would require schools to provide free feminine hygiene products  Blue Mountain Eagle

Oregon students could access free feminine hygiene products at school under a proposal from their peers.



Beverly Cleary Turns 103  750 KXL

Author Beverly Cleary is having a birthday; The big 103. The American writer of children's books brought us Ramona Quimby and the gang. She was born in ...



Grant High students recruited to deposit counterfeit checks at Portland banks, prosecutors say  OregonLive.com

Several defendants have been indicted in federal court, accused of recruiting Grant High School students to act as so-called "mules'' for them to deposit ...



Man found dead at temporary Grant High School campus was killed in shooting, police say  OregonLive.com

The man found dead early Sunday at the temporary Grant High School campus in Southeast Portland was killed in a shooting, police say. Barak Rosen.



Students at Grant High School Posted a List of “Sexual Predators in the Hallways” in Girls' Bathrooms Last Week  Willamette Week

Last week, students at Grant High School anonymously taped up posters accusing five boys of sexual assault and inviting classmates to add more names to the ...



Andersen/Colas Construction: Grant High School Modernization  Daily Journal of Commerce

Sections bidding for award include: Pre-Bid Walkthrough, Wednesday October 24th, 2018, 3pm: Meet at Construction Trailers on US Grant• BP 09-70-Special ...



Photos: Grant High School steel structure takes shape - Daily  Daily Journal of Commerce

Ironworkers with Raimore Construction are erecting a steel-framed expansion to serve the main Grant High School building in Northeast Portland as part of an ...



Students at Grant High School Are Pressuring Administrators Following Anonymous List of Sexual Predators. One Junior Explains Why.  Willamette Week

Students at Grant High School are pressuring the school's administration following the anonymous posting of names of alleged sexual predators at the school.



Keeping softball in the plan at Grant High: Letter to the editor  OregonLive.com

It's exciting to see the progress on rebuilding Grant High School, which will be ready to accept students again in time for the 2019-20 school year. One area of ...



Group restoring historic sundial honoring veterans at Portland high school  KPTV.com

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - Amid a dusty and dirty remodeling project at Grant High School lies a historic piece of patriotism: a brass sundial in memory of past ...



Grant High, don't suppress it, encourage it: Letter to the editor  OregonLive.com

A school is not a Trump rally or an antifa march. Teachers should be moderating true open debate, not squelching it as is done under fascism or an authoritarian ...



Photos: Grant High School bond work in full swing  Daily Journal of Commerce

Construction work is in full swing on the last major project funded by Portland Public Schools' 2012 School Building Improvement Bond. A joint venture team of ...



Stolen Gun, Vandalism Found Inside Portland High School  750 KXL

Portland, Oregon – A lot of damage and a stolen gun. Just some of the things police found inside a Portland high school early this morning. Security alarms went ...



Pamplin Media Group - Construction industry celebrates crime prevention efforts  Portland Tribune

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Police investigate death, apparent shooting at Grant High site  OregonLive.com

Portland police are investigating the death of a man found dead early Sunday morning at the temporary Grant High School campus on Southeast 91st Avenue.



2-alarm fire breaks out at Grant High School construction site  OregonLive.com

The fire was isolated to a piece of machinery in the basement.



Portland's $100 million question - why are its new schools so expensive?  Pamplin Media Group

Portland Public Schools' consultants told staff $790 million wouldn't be enough before the May 2017 vote. They were right.



I'm a Grant student who's been berated for my views: In my opinion  OregonLive.com

I know I presented my beliefs in a polite, direct manner only to be met with screaming, swearing, and other behaviors not acceptable in a classroom setting.



Portland Public Schools Ramp Up Efficiency  Oregon Business

Brand Story -Facility upgrades improve schools' budgets and indoor air quality while reducing emissions. Portland public schools are 70 years ol...



Portland High Schoolers Are Some of the Most Knowledgable Constitutional Scholars in the Nation  Willamette Week

Every year, 1 million or so students from the best high schools across the county participate in the We the People competition, battling for a chance to travel to ...



Pamplin Media Group - Separate building proposed for Benson High campus  Pamplin Media Group

Space would be set aside for other unrelated programs in a freestanding building on site, if voters OK a construction bond in 2020.



The Dialogue: What Readers Think About Portland High Schools' Lack of Inclusivity and Highway Tolls  Willamette Week

Partial Tolling a Weak Idea. Rachel Monahan's story about congestion pricing focuses on "global warming," but that's a sideshow ["All Tolled," WW, July 18, ...



Grant High School Principal Rejects Promotion to High-Level Portland Public Schools Post  Willamette Week

The principal who accepted the highest-profile promotion at Portland Public Schools this spring has backed out of taking the new post. In May, Superintendent ...



Grant HS students, staff rally after teacher writes letter dismissing 'rape culture'  kgw.com

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Grant High School students and officials spent Monday responding to a letter about rape culture written by a history teacher that was ...



Readers respond: Protecting school art  OregonLive.com

One of the murals painted by students over the years at Glencoe Elementary School. Credit-Andy Dworkin. 25. By Letters to the editor. As Grant High School ...



Hammers start swinging on new Grant High project  Hollywood Star News

By Janet Goetze *protected email* The modernization of Grant High School has started with construction workers and trucks on-site, usually between 7 a.



PPS stalls on spending to improve school safety  Pamplin Media Group

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Portland School Board Member Paul Anthony Won't Run for Reelection  Willamette Week

Portland Public Schools' board member Paul Anthony is opting not to run for reelection. He's the third of four board member to opt against running for reelection ...



Readers respond: Navigating power, free speech and civility at a 'liberal' high school  OregonLive.com

Soccer erupts during lunch in front of Grant High School on a recent Thursday. Walking tour of Beverly Cleary's stomping grounds. Photos by Ross William ...



Pamplin Media Group - Grant High School master plan approved  Pamplin Media Group

After upwards of 30 meetings of teachers, staff, parents, students and community members, the Portland Public Schools board unanimously approved a master ...



Wilson High Principal Brian Chatard gone just days into school year  Pamplin Media Group

Brian Chatard, the longtime principal of Wilson High School in Southwest Portland, is no longer working in the building, the Tribune has confirmed through ...



PPS Bond Overrun Shrinks, But Proposed Solution Relies On Voters  OPB News

The enormous funding gap for the state's largest school bond may have a fix, judging by updates and discussions at the Portland Public Schools board meeting ...



Family of man found dead on Portland high school campus seeks public's help to find killer  OregonLive.com

(From left) Danya, Zava and Jerry Rosen appear during a news conference on June 19, 2018 in Portland seeking clues on the killing of relative Barak Rosen, 30 ...



PPS bond about $190M short to finish renovations  KOIN.com

The $790 million bond passed by voters in 2017 to renovate four schools and make district-wide safety upgrades is at least $190 million short of what's needed ...



Oregon's 'Model Dress Code' Aims To Make School Policies More Fair  OPB News

Leggings. Skirts that hit above the knee. Spaghetti-strap tank tops. That was what some students were wearing when they were pulled out of class for dress code ...



After Homophobic Scrawlings, Grant High School Just Got Hit With More-Enlightened Graffiti  The Portland Mercury

At some point Sunday night or early Monday morning, a banner was hoisted in front of Portland's U.S. Grant High School: "QUEERS BASH BACK!" it proclaimed ...



Grant High School 2017 prom celebrates Old Hollywood (photos)  OregonLive.com

Portland's prom season has officially begun as Portland's Grant High School students celebrated "Old Hollywood" at their 2017 prom Friday night at the Tiffany ...



Filmmakers From Portland's Grant High School Go To The White House  OPB News

Four students from Portland's Grant High School were invited to the White House recently as finalists for the “South by South Lawn” student film festival. Their film ...



Portland Students Are Fighting a Controversial Police Agreement—and Winning  The Portland Mercury

The mic was cut off before students Isabel Mace-McLatchie and Sarah Steele had a chance to finish speaking. The two Jefferson High School (JHS) seniors ...



Portland school board reverses controversial agreement to fund school police  OregonLive

The unanimous vote rescinded the board's previous approval of a contract that would cost the district $1.2 million a year to fund nine full-time student resource ...



Mystery remains for man found dead on old Marshall campus  KOIN.com

It's been 10 days since 30-year-old Barak Rosen was found shot to death at the temporary Grant High School site -- and police are still searching for answers.



Really? None of the 1,500 kids in my school leans conservative?: Guest opinion  OregonLive.com

In a culture of stark political polarization like ours, you cannot win people over by demanding they be punished for wrong-think.



Portland's Grant HS wins national civics competition; Lincoln HS takes 3rd  KGW.com

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Students from Portland's Grant High School took first place in a national civics competition. The team from Portland's Lincoln High School ...



Grant High School kicks off 'Period Week' on International Women's Day  Pamplin Media Group

One student, inspired by Nadya Okamoto's 'Period. The Menstrual Movement,' hopes to get period products in Portland Public Schools.



PPS proposing policy on professional conduct between staff and students  KATU

Grant High School students just started their winter conditioning for the track and field season. Kent Siebold coaches hundreds of young athletes -- both boys ...



12 players with ties to Oregon, Washington in the Super Bowl  KGW.com

PORTLAND, Ore. — There will be 12 players suiting up in this year's Super Bowl who have a connection to Oregon and Washington. And if it helps you root for a ...



Master plans for modernized Grant High take shape  OregonLive.com

Grant High is one of three of Portland Public Schools high schools currently being modernized with funding from a 2012 bond. Master plans will head to the ...



Grant High School unveils new turf field, track after 12 years of work  OregonLive.com

Lloyd and Judy Lindley began work to bring a turf field to Grant High School when their son was in fifth grade. He's 25 and a college graduate now. Twelve years ...



Police investigating Grant High senior's death as possible accidental OD  OregonLive.com

In Oregon, 80 people have died in accidental overdoses from synthetic opioids since 2014, but the deaths have accelerated at an alarming rate in the last year, ...



Portland students walk out to protest school resource officers  KPIC News

PORTLAND, Ore. – Portland Public School students walked out of class Wednesday to protest school resource officers, or SROs. Students from a half-dozen ...



Benson High School crowns its Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Benson High School crowned Melissa Davila, a senior who aims to become a dental hygienist, as its 2019 Rose Festival princess in a ceremony at the school ...



Windows smashed, computers destroyed at Marshall High School  kgw.com

PORTLAND, Ore. – More than 30 windows were smashed and about two dozen computers were destroyed overnight at Marshall High School, according to ...



Opinion: Hear your students, PPS board, and rescind agreement with police  OregonLive.com

The Portland School Board should suspend the agreement it approved last month to put school resource officers in high schools and instead heed the ...



Grant High School Magazine Pans Proposed Temporary Relocation to Marshall  Willamette Week

The Grant High School magazine has taken an in-depth look at Portland Public Schools' decision to relocate the students and staff from Northeast Portland to ...



Portland's Grant High School celebrates graduation (Photo & Video)  OregonLive.com

Grant High School Class of 2015 graduated during ceremonies at the Veterans Memorial Coliseum Tuesday, June 9, 2015, in Portland. Part of the ceremony ...



'In Oregon, large earthquakes are inevitable': School districts explain how they are preparing for seismic safety  KPTV.com

As students head back to school, safety is on a lot of minds. That includes seismic safety. More than a decade ago, the state looked at more than 1000 public.



Grant High School students investigated for racist, sexist Instagram posts, Grant Magazine reports  OregonLive.com

granths.jpg. Grant High School. (Casey Parks / The Oregonian). Grant High School leaders investigated several students for posting racist and misogynistic ...



Man murdered on Marshall Campus track  East PDX News

After a man is found shot to death on Marshall Campus, police close off streets around the school as the investigation begins. Story and photos by David F.



One final gathering for NE Portland's Grant High School, class of '49  The Oregonian - OregonLive.com

The class reunion flier announced that this would be the final one, with the word "really" added for emphasis. Back in 1949, Northeast Portland's Grant High ...



Help Save Cleveland High School CrossFit  Morning Chalk Up

In 2010, teacher and CrossFit coach Kendra Gardner took ten students who were interested in trying out something different than the typical PE class offered at ...



Grant High School students receive probation after robbery  OregonLive.com

Four teens at Grant High School received three years of probation after they pleaded no contest to accusations that they held another student at knifepoint ...



The ugly tradition at Portland's Grant High School  OregonLive.com

Hazing? Hazing, from what I hear, doesn't begin to describe the festivities in the locker rooms at Grant High. Try overt, malicious bullying. A tradition of ganging ...



Retired Grant High teacher files lawsuit over complaint about text to student  OregonLive.com

courthouseaimee.jpg. A former Grant High School teacher filed a $10,000 lawsuit against Portland Public Schools, accusing the district of wrongfully ...



Grant hires ex-Crater coach Beck  Mail Tribune

One year away from the sidelines was enough for John Beck, who was hired Monday as head football coach at Grant High in Portland. “I feel like I'm in a blender ...



In-State Hoop Recruits The Beavs Should Take Interest In  Building the Dam

Since the dawn of the Wayne Tinkle era, the recruitment of Beavers has been largely outside of the State, as players have been channeling from Southern ...



17-year-old liberal: Peer pressure silencing conservative students; 'to learn, you debate'  KATU

PORTLAND, Ore. – Political differences are certainly nothing new, but some believe civil discourse and dialogue have gotten much worse since the 2016 ...



'Adi's Act' seeks to help students with suicidal thoughts  KTVZ

Adi Staub came out as a transgender girl after her sophomore year at Grant High School in Portland. Though many family members, friends and teachers were ...



Grant HS students shaken by homophobic vandalism  KOIN.com

A sign reading "love wins" is displayed on the front doors of Grant High School in Northeast Portland. But some students tell KOIN 6 News they aren't feeling that ...



Why isn't $790 million enough for Portland school projects?  OregonLive.com

Proposed plan for Lincoln High School. By Bethany Barnes. Portland Public Schools promised to remake four schools and address serious safety hazards if ...



From 'dubious' to devastated: How a teacher's viral mistake gave him an education on rape culture  OregonLive.com

After David Lickey's ignorance goes viral, he vows real change.



Renovation at Portland, Ore., high school will make all restrooms gender-neutral  American School & University

Grant High School in Portland, Ore., has announced plans to switch all of its bathrooms to gender-neutral as part of a $100 million modernization project.



Talking Business | Menstruation While Homeless | High School Sexual Violence  OPB News

We discuss the latest regional business news with Suzanne Stevens, editor of the Portland Business Journal. Nadya Okamoto. 00:00. 21:15. We talk with Nadya ...



Portland police investigating Grant High students' filming of sexual activity  The Oregonian - OregonLive.com

granths.jpg. A Portland police school resource officer learned last week of Grant High School students filming other students having sex on campus.



Costs pile up for school employees on paid leave  Pamplin Media Group

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Portland school board members say Nike sponsorships need scrutiny  OregonLive.com

District officials can't account for which teams receive free gear from the Oregon-based sneaker giant.



Portland school officials to investigate confrontation after Jefferson-Grant football game  OregonLive.com

Portland school officials Sunday announced they'll be investigating reports of a confrontation involving students following Friday night's football game between ...



PPS students react to Trump victory with 'Unity Week'  Pamplin Media Group

'It's frustrating not being able to vote but having such a strong opinion about this election,' said Brooke Waxman, a 15-year-old Grant High School student who ...



Grant High team wins national 'We the People' competition  OregonLive.com

grant high 5.jpg. Grant team members celebrate Monday night minutes after their victory was announced. From left are Jake Faha, Sofia Penrose, Mia Bacher, ...



Grant High neighbors should brace for unprecedented construction traffic, meeting told  OregonLive.com

For parents of students en route to Grant in the near future, the meeting held few concrete details.



Jefferson High School crowns its Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Jefferson High School crowned senior Daria Stalions, an honor student who plans to attend Portland State next year, as its 2019 Rose Festival Court princess on ...



Breaking Trail: PathwayOregon 2018  AroundtheO

PathwayOregon covers tuition and fees, provides comprehensive academic support, and removes barriers to success in college. This innovative and ...



California school district's less 'sexist' dress code draws mixed reviews  Fox News

As students settle into the new school term, gone are restrictions on ripped jeans, hoodies and pajamas in class.



Grant High School prom 2015 photos: Hollywood glamour at Tiffany Center  OregonLive.com

Grant High School celebrated prom Friday night at the Tiffany Center. The theme: "Old Hollywood."



Readers respond: The age of identity politics  OregonLive.com

FILE - In this Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016, file photo, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton speak during ...



PPS staff say Grant needs buses to Marshall  Hollywood Star News

By Janet Goetze *protected email* The transportation staff of Portland Public Schools has recommended a three-tier solution for Grant High School.



On a collision course at Portland's Grant High  OregonLive.com

Grant High School symbolizes the dilemma at the heart of Portland Public Schools: How do you serve the "haves" and the "have-nots" simultaneously, on a tight ...



Opinion: When guns in Portland schools were a good thing  OregonLive.com

The Oregonian/OregonLive Guest Opinion: So how did guns evolve from a high school sport that empowered students to a national epidemic that leaves kids ...



Grant High's Melissa Torres-Duran selected to Rose Festival Court  KATU

Melissa Torres-Duran your Rose Festival princess for Grant High School.She is a student athlete. She loves hiking, being outdoors and volunteering through the ...



Grant High students accused of armed robbery  OregonLive.com

Grant High students accused of armed robbery. Keeshawn Bullitt (from left), Charlie Tzab and Rico Cabrera were booked into the Donald E. Long Juvenile ...



Pamplin Media Group - Swastika, racist graffiti at Grant High School  Portland Tribune

According to police, at 7:01 a.m. on Sunday, March 22, North Precinct officers responded to the school at 2245 N.E. 36th Ave. on a report of a break in to a ...



Portland Police Arrest Black Students at Disproportionate Rate  The Portland Mercury

New data shows Portland police are arresting Black students at double the rate than their white peers. That information reflects the concerns of student activists ...



Pamplin Media Group - Gun violence issue comes to stage  Pamplin Media Group

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Boy to lead Rose Festival Junior Parade gets new wheelchair  KATU

This year a student from Grant High School will lead the Rose Festival Junior Parade.On Friday, to celebrate, 16-year-old Isaac was given the unique gift of a ...



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