Take a minute and watch the student-created recruitment video that was used to generate over 400 applications for the schools ~260 openings. Really amazing work. Congratulations to all involved.
[flashvideo file=http://www.portlandworkforcealliance.org/files/6012/9650/9607/pwa_home_01_730.mov width=590 height=332 /] Located at Benson, the Portland Workforce Alliance (PWA) is an independent, nonprofit organization that was created in 2005. The goals of the Portland Workforce Alliance are to: Help provide the region with a skilled workforce. … Continue reading
Students from Benson Polytechnic High School took top honors at the annual SkillsUSA Oregon Championship held April 8th and 9th at Sabin Schulenburg Skills Center in Milwaukee. Benson sent a total of 49 students to the SkillsUSA Oregon championships this … Continue reading
Thanks to large gains in math and reading scores, Benson’s state rating has been elevated from “Satisfactory” to “Outstanding”. The 2010-2011 school year saw a 26.7 point increase in reading scores and a 19.8 point increase in math scores. This, … Continue reading
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