NEWS

 

Andrew Mason to step down June 2017

Longtime employee and Executive Director Andrew Mason will step down after 22 years of service, commitment and impact at Open School. During Mason’s tenure Open School grew from a single high school program serving 84 students to four core programs serving over 500 students annually across six school districts. Additionally, […]

Our kids share their powerful voices

We celebrated the greatness of our students today with Governor Kate Brown, our staff, and the committed supporters who helped us build Open School East. Thanks to our students for sharing their powerful voices at the ceremony.  It’s official: Gresham’s Open School is open  (Gresham Outlook) Here are two excepts from […]

Celebrating our growing community!

More than 350 families, community partners, staff, students, and supporters helped us celebrate our growing community in East County yesterday! We enjoyed sharing more about our four core programs, all based on advocacy, equity, and rigorous academics, eating good food and ice cream, playing basketball, getting henna tattoos, and making […]

Our new campus in East County is open!

These two powerful leaders and high achievers started a new academic school year today, in a brand new building, surrounded by people who see greatness in them. Let’s go!

Step Up staff completes summer training!

Our Step Up staff completes an intensive training session every summer. These amazing human beings are expert advocates, mentors, tutors, family partners, and teacher partners wrapped into one for kids at Roosevelt, McDaniel and Franklin. And they get results no one else can. Last year, 100% of Step Up seniors graduated on […]
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