Grant High School Career Center
This is the place to get ahead or catch up.
It's a comfortable place to plan your future.
While our building may be closed we are still here to help you navigate all things career, jobs, college, internships and more!
Please email Madeline Kokes, Career and Community Partnerships Coordinator, or your counselor, and follow us on instagram: @ghscollegeandcareercentral
How does my high school experience make me college & career ready?
Make a plan for your high school years.
Which careers are right for me?
Explore your interests and discover career opportunities out there for you. Start here!
Heading for college?
We can help you find great colleges, fill out the applications, apply for financial aid, and understand college costs.
We can help you feel more confident about college, find other post secondary options, and explore possible careers, internships and apprenticeships.
Our lending library includes information on college test prep; career and college planning; financial aid, and more. Until school reopens try this great PPS resource!
We can help!
Our volunteers can assist students by email! We have lots of information on every aspect of the college & career process, and really helpful volunteers to guide you.
The Career Center needs volunteers for the 2020-21 academic year!
If you're interested in helping out in the Career Center during class or sharing your job experience at a career fair please contact Career and Community Partnerships Coordinator, Madeline Kokes.
If you are a College Admissions Representative please note that Portland Public Schools are closed for the 2019-20 academic year.
Please email counselor Megan Schlicker to arrange a visit for fall 2020.
S U M M E R
While many summer programs and job opportunities are still scheduled for summer 2020, it's a good idea to check in with someone to make sure that the website reflects the most recent status due to Covid19.
Career Center Guide to
SUMMER CAMPS, JOBS & ENRICHMENTS 2020
(what comes across our desk, and don't forget about Internships, Study Abroad, Jobs & Volunteering links to the <<left<<)
Oregon Goes to College Summer Programs
with links to national and international summer educational opportunities, including some that pay!