• High School Information

  • 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: 

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    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)

  • Roosevelt

    (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

    • Fact sheet: English | Español | Tiếng Việt | 中文 | Русский | Soomaali

    • In-person visits: in spring

  • ola

    • Info night: Thursday, Dec. 9, 6 p.m.
    Meeting link: coming soon