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Reward offered in 2018 deadly shooting at temporary Grant High School site  KPTV.com

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - The Portland Police Bureau, along with Crime Stoppers of Oregon, is asking for the public's help to solve the murder of a 30-year-old ...



First of alleged 'God Squad' defendants accused of recruiting high school students, others to deposit bogus checks pleads guilty  OregonLive

A 22-year-old man who was part of a social media group dubbed the “God Squad' that recruited Grant High School students and others to deposit counterfeit ...



2019 Rose Festival queen is Mya Brazile of St. Mary's Academy  OregonLive

Mya Brazile has looked forward to this moment for nearly a decade. The St. Mary's Academy senior was crowned the 2019 Rose Festival queen Saturday ...



Social Media 'God Squad' Fraudster Pleads Guilty  Credit Union Times

Darrin Hopkins, one of three men who ran the so-called “God Squad” social media group that deceived high school students to steal hundreds of thousands from ...



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 ...



'We want justice for our dear son Barak': Murder of Portland man remains unsolved a year later  KGW.com

Crime Stoppers of Oregon is offering a $2500 reward for information that leads to an arrest. Portland Police do not have any updates on the case.



Portland Wednesday traffic: Rose Festival Junior Parade, fleet arrivals slow traffic  OregonLive

Several vessels in the Rose Festival Fleet are expected to arrive in Portland between 3 and 5 p.m. on Wednesday.



4 weeks, 4 murders, 1 dog shot and only 1 arrest in Lents neighborhood  KGW.com

The Lents neighborhood is looking at four homicides, three of which are unsolved, in only a four-week period.



Dog shot on Marshall campus of Grant High School  KOIN.com

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) -- A dog was shot while exercising with its owner on the Marshall campus of Grant High School late Friday night, Portland police said.



My View: Fight for our future. Pass the Clean Energy Jobs bill  Pamplin Media Group

Yusuf Arifin is a student at Cedar Park Middle School in Beaverton. Ruby Haack and Edith Allen are students at Grant High School in Portland.



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



Bill looks to curb youth suicides | State  East Oregonian

SALEM — Legislation intended to prevent youth suicides is set to become law. Adi's Act — Senate Bill 52 — requires school districts to plan how to address and ...



Beverlee Clark Dolan Hall | Obituaries | tdn.com  Longview Daily News

Feb. 21, 1926—May 24, 2019. Beverlee Clark Dolan Hall passed away peacefully on May 24, 2019. The descendant of early Oregon Pioneers who crossed the ...



Obit: Doris Elaine Derrick | Obituaries  East Oregonian

Prineville. April 24, 1926 — April 23, 2019. Doris Elaine Derrick (Dodie to her beloved Bob) was born to Walter and Ida Bednar on April 24, 1926, in Gresham, ...



New building at BHS to have all-gender restrooms  Bainbridge Island Review

The newest building on the Bainbridge High campus will have gender-neutral restrooms when it's constructed — making BHS one of the first schools in the state, ...



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 ...



Vandals caught with loaded gun at Grant High School  Pamplin Media Group

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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.



Grant Mural Debate  750 KXL

The Grant High School Alumni Association is fast approaching it's goal to raise $200,000 to restore two historic murals in the school's auditorium. It will be ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



A gift of song: Composer Judy Rose gives Grant High 'A Jubilant Day'  Pamplin Media Group

Out of a 2015 school district decision grew an unexpected friendship when two music teachers came together for their students.



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.



Adi's Act goes into the books, focusing on preventing youth deaths  Salem Reporter

'High risk' students in Oregon expected to get more attention under legislation approved and heading for the governor's signature.



Owner: 'Teenager' shot dog twice at Marshall campus  KOIN.com

Fiona Rickford often takes her 3-year-old coonhound to the Marshall campus of Grant High School for some exercise. But around 10:30 p.m. Friday, someone ...



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.



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 ...



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 - 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.



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.



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'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.



Grant High School teacher's 'rape culture' paper sparks controversy  OregonLive.com

Teacher writes: "'Rape culture' is a theoretical construct that is ill defined. What exactly is 'rape culture'? I don't see it in my life or the lives of any of the men and ...



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 ...



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...



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, ...



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.



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 ...



Portland students walk out to protest school resource officers  KATU

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



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



PPS stalls on spending to improve school safety  Pamplin Media Group

PPS stalls on spending to improve school safety, Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



'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.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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

Grant also won in 2013, and finished second once and third three times. Lincoln High School scored Oregon's other recent victories.



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.



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 ...



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

Everton Bailey Jr. | The Oregonian/OregonLive. (From left) Danya, Zava and Jerry Rosen appear during a news conference on June 19, 2018 in Portland ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Grant HS plans to make all bathrooms gender-neutral  KOIN.com

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) -- Grant High School has announced plans to switch all of its bathrooms to gender-neutral as part of a $100 million modernization ...



Grant High's transgender students get unisex bathroom option  OregonLive.com

Officials say four student restrooms and two staff restrooms -- all single-stall -- will be open to all students but create another option for the five to 10 transgender ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Benson High School's Carol Campbell named Grant High's new principal  OregonLive.com

Carol Campbell_Benson 005.jpg. Carol Campbell, who served as principal of Benson High for two years, will take over Grant High School this fall.



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.



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 ...



Portland woman's dog recovering after shooting  KPTV.com

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) A Portland woman's dog is recovering after someone shot it twice at Grant High School's Marshall Campus.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Grant High School parents told athletic director put on leave  OregonLive.com

Grant High School principal Carol Campbell emailed parents Wednesday morning to inform them athletic director Brian Samore had been placed on paid leave.



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 ...



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.



Grant High School student arrested on drug-related accusations after search of Northeast Portland home  OregonLive.com

A Grant High School student was arrested Thursday on accusations of delivering cocaine, heroin and marijuana near a school and other allegations.



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

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Portland police expand Grant High hazing investigation  OregonLive.com

The Portland police investigation into allegations of sexually offensive hazing at Grant High School has expanded beyond the original report of a Jan.



Grant High principal Vivian Orlen pushes controversial changes -- and wins over many doubters  OregonLive.com

When Vivian Orlen, principal of Portland's Grant High School, declared last spring that even the school's top students would be limited to taking three ...



Arthur Jackson, Medal of Honor recipient and Grant High School grad, dies at 92  OregonLive.com

The Idaho Statesman reports he graduated from Portland's Grant High School.



Gender neutral bathroom at progressive Portland high school tagged with death threat  OregonLive.com

granths.jpg. A teacher discovered a death threat inside a gender neutral bathroom on Feb. 27 at Grant High School. (Casey Parks/The Oregonian). The week ...



Portland school boundary changes: 15 maps show proposed lines  OregonLive.com

Oregon's largest school district plans to jostle 5000 students -- 10 percent of its enrollment -- as part of a long-awaited effort to fix education inequities. Portland ...



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 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."



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