Welcome to our 2021-22 8th Grade Information Page. Here you will find information about all high schools in Portland Public Schools, along with the lottery and dual assignment process, to inform families that have a student who will be a high school freshman in 2022-23.
Watch the 2021 PPS high school information video:
High School Lottery Window
November 29, 2021 to December 22,2021
Students from across Portland Public Schools can apply to lottery slots at our three focus options high schools:
- Benson Polytechnic High School
- Jefferson High School-Middle College for Advanced Studies
- Metropolitan Learning Center
Learn more: Application and other information
8th Grade Information Nights for 2021 (all sessions virtual)
(NOTE: Because of a circumstances at Roosevelt and nearby schools, the Info Night has been pushed back a week from its original Dec. 8 date)
• Info night: Wednesday, Dec. 15, 6 p.m.
Meeting link: Updated links coming soon
• In-person visits: in spring
• Info night: Thursday, Dec. 9, 6 p.m.
Meeting link: coming soon