Welcome to our 2020-21 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 2021-22.
Because of the pandemic, all Info Night sessions will be held virturally using either GMeet or Zoom.
Watch the PPS high school information video:
High School Lottery Window
November 12 to December 11
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