You made Got Game 2017 a success!

Got Game 2017 was an incredible success! Together we raised more than $256,000 to give more kids what they need to graduate and get ahead. That translates to filling the 30% funding gap for more than 37 high potential students. Thank you for your generous contribution and for being part […]

Open School East is making headlines!

Our staff and students are changing the narrative around alternative education. Check out this article in the East Portland Neighborhood News, by Open School East principal Matthew Ross.

Open School on Portland Radio Project!

Open School was the community voice on Portland Radio Project this week! Listen to the interviews to hear our educators discuss what inspires them and how Open School makes a big impact on kids and families.

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 […]