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Benson among leaders in graduation rate yet again.

January 27th, 2017

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

Tech Geometry partners with City Hall

May 5th, 2016

Over the past few years, Benson has been exploring an innovative method for teaching algebra and geometry through hands-on activities.  The geometry curriculum  (aka Tech Geometry) has typically resulted in a freestanding shed that the students design and build themselves, … Continue reading

SkillsUSA students qualify for national competition

April 25th, 2016

Congratulations to the following students who placed first in the following categories at the recent Oregon SkillsUSA competition.  They have qualified to compete in the national competition in Louisville, KY this June. Digital Cinema Production – Maya Brown and Lily … Continue reading

HOSA students qualify for national competition

April 25th, 2016

Congratulations to the following Benson students who took first place at the Oregon HOSA competition: CPR/First Aid – Kim Dang & Duyen Vu Creative Problem Solving – Anna Nguyen, Chris Mately, Leslie Tran & Teresa Tran Dental Science – Kyle … Continue reading


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