Benson Polytechnic High School Alumni Association

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Benson Grand Reunion

Join us as we celebrate 100 years of Benson Tech. June 9-11, 2017
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Tech Show 2017

February 16th and 17th, 6-9pm Admission is free!

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You've found the online home for the Benson Polytechnic High School Alumni Association of Portland, Oregon. We are a group of former Benson students and staff that have come together to actively support and enhance Benson's long running technical programs.

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We need a few good volunteers. Are you interested in networking? How about Benson's history?
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January 27, 2017
by BPHSAA Administrator
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Benson among leaders in graduation rate yet again.

Principal Wilson recently shared some of Benson’s latest graduation statistics: Overall Summary of Benson’s Graduation Rates: The State of Oregon four-year graduation rate is 74.83% Portland Public Schools four-year graduation rate is 75.46% Benson’s four-year graduation rate is 89.3% Graduation … Continue reading

July 23, 2016
by BPHSAA Administrator
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Building retrofits for Benson Tech will only keep the school in the past

On July 25, the Portland Public Schools Board decides spending allocations for the proposed 2016 PPS Modernization Bond Measure, including projected budgets for restoring, repurposing, and constructing new educational spaces at Benson Polytechnic, Lincoln, and Madison High Schools. That Board … Continue reading

July 12, 2016
by BPHSAA Administrator
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Bylaw amendment

In light of the increasing public focus on funding CTE and STEM/STEAM education, the BPHSAA believes that it needs to clarify for its members, and the public, its advocacy for Benson Polytechnic High School in the current and future public … Continue reading