A Message From Kayamanan, Senior At Open School East

A Message From Kayamanan Senior at Open School East Pronouns: She/They   “I like to think of this school as my getaway from at-home problems.”    When we think about how a high schooler might feel about going to school each day, the idea of it being a getaway is […]

Step Up School Success Advocate

POSITION TITLE:  Step Up School Success Advocate REPORTS TO: Step Up Site Supervisor FLSA STATUS: Non-exempt, Full-time (32 hours per week, M-TH) REGULAR/TEMPORARY: 10.5 month position  BENEFITS: Details of benefits outlined below STARTING SALARY RANGE: $17.00 per hour  START DATE: November 2022 APPLICATION CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled   The mission of […]

Open School East Social Emotional Learning Coordinator

Social Emotional Learning Coordinator Open School is looking for a creative, adaptable, trauma-informed leader and collaborator to join the Open School East team as the Social Emotional Learning Coordinator! The Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Coordinator helps to create, adapt, and execute SEL initiatives within Open School East, and provides technical […]

Back To School 2022-23

Back To School 2022-23 “What are you swinging away from? What are you swinging toward?” Incoming ninth graders hear these questions during our summer leadership camp ropes course, as they are pulled up by their peers until they are suspended high amongst the trees. Each student shouts answers when they […]

Open School East Long-Term Substitute Teacher

Long-Term Substitute Teacher Open School is looking for a communicative, trauma-informed teacher and relationship builder to join the Open School East team as a long-term Substitute Teacher! The long-term Substitute Teacher is responsible for working alongside a supportive team to deliver the curriculum through a culturally responsive practice. This position […]

Welcome Back, Open School East Students and Families!

Welcome back, Open School East students and families! Please check out this flyer for important announcements regarding our 2022-2023 school year.

Open School East STEM Teacher

POSITION TITLE: Teacher, STEM  REPORTS TO: Principal / Instructional Supervisor FLSA STATUS: Exempt, Full-Time  REGULAR/TEMPORARY: Regular, 10.1-months/year  BENEFITS: Details Outlined Below PAY RANGE: $42,000 – 50,000 annually   Who We Are At Open School Inc., we advocate greatness. We are an education nonprofit in its 50th year of service. We […]

Year End Reflections

Year End Reflections As the 2021-2022 school year comes to an end, let’s take a moment to reflect. For the past two and a half years, COVID-19 has impacted our community in a multitude of ways. Many of our students and staff have lost loved ones. Many of our students […]

Open School Celebrates its 50th Anniversary!

Open School Celebrates its 50th Anniversary! Throughout our 50-year history, Open School’s true gift to Portland has been nurturing citizens who see the greatness in each other, and value community before self. This set of values impacts everyone who spends time with our programs – both students and staff. We […]