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 […]

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 […]

Claudia Piñeda Former Step Up Staff

“I was with Step Up from March 2013 to November 2015. I was a student success coordinator. At that time, I was in graduate school (MSW). Today, I am the Program Director for North and South America at Partners for Youth Empowerment.  I came to the Open community because of […]

2021 Year End Letter from Our Executive Director

To Our Community, Partners and Supporters, The entire Team and Board of Directors would like to extend our heartfelt gratitude for your donations and in-kind support over this past year! We hope this message finds you all safe, warm, and protected amongst those you love most.  Because of your generosity, […]

Associate Principal

The mission of Open School is to develop connection, capability, and confidence in disconnected youth through relationship-based, quality learning experiences that result in their academic, personal, and community success. Over 80% of our students are youth of color, low income and from marginalized communities. We encourage you to explore our […]
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