Benson Polytechnic High School Alumni Association

Class of 1955 – 62 Year

**Updated June 12, 2017** The Class of 1955 is having a picnic at West Linn Park on August 27, 2017. No other details are available at this time, but check back later for updates.

Latest Benson House goes up for sale

2017 Scholarship Recipients

It was an honor to shake the hands of this year’s Benson Alumni Scholarship Fund recipients at the recent Senior Awards assembly.  I’m proud to announce the following awards for 2016: Saleh Abdoulaye will be studying Transportation at PCC and … Continue reading

Portland Tribune recommends “Yes” on latest PPS bond

Despite the district’s past issues, the Tribune notes that PPS has shown the ability to oversee large construction projects as evidenced by the recent Roosevelt rebuild and the current Franklin HS rebuild.

2017 HOSA State Results

Congratulations to Benson HOSA students for their impressive showing at this year’s HOSA State competition. Here is a breakdown of their results: CPR/FIRST AID 1st – Moses Tran and Lisa Lau CREATIVE PROBLEM SOLVING 5th – Anna Nguyen, Teresa Tran, … Continue reading

Benson Tech Community Mobilization for the Bond Campaign

What You Need to Know: The Benson Tech community is coming together to support the Health, Safety and Modernization Bond to help make a lasting impact on Benson Tech and the safety of its students for years to come. Join … Continue reading

BPHS Alumni Association Endorses PPS Health, Safety, and Modernization Bond Measure

Benson Polytechnic High School (BPHS) modernization is part of a bond measure recently approved by Portland Public Schools (PPS) for a special election balloting. The District’s school board on February 28, 2017 included $202 million in the overall $790 million … Continue reading

Dear Alumni…

Dear Benson Tech Alumni … this will be short and sweet. Good things are happening at your alma mater, Benson Tech: enrollment is up, lost programs are coming back, graduation rates are increasing, plans are being developed to modernize the … Continue reading

Industry Trade and Professions Call to Participate in the Reconstruction Planning

PPS is asking for direct input from Portland area industry leaders to help in the planning for the rebuilding of Benson Tech as part of the $202 million bond.  Please look at this survey link and participate.  It’s important.   … Continue reading

Benson Girls Basketball – Playoff bound

If you haven’t heard, Benson’s Girls Basketball team has been making serious noise in the Oregon 6A hoops world. Benson (20-3, 15-1 league) has recent wins over #3 Grant (broke their 42-game PIL win streak) and #2 Clackamas, the Techsters … Continue reading