Gladstone High School (Oregon)

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Gladstone High School
Gladstone High School Oct 09.jpg
Address
18800 Portland Ave
Gladstone, Oregon, Clackamas 97027
United States
Coordinates 45°23′14″N 122°35′52″W / 45.387333°N 122.597702°W / 45.387333; -122.597702Coordinates: 45°23′14″N 122°35′52″W / 45.387333°N 122.597702°W / 45.387333; -122.597702
Information
Type Public
Established 1966
School district Gladstone School District
Principal Natalie Osburn[1]
Grades 9-12
Number of students 724[2]
Color(s)     ,     
Athletics conference OSAA Tri-Valley League, 4A
Mascot Gladiator
Team name Gladiators
Rival Molalla High School
Website

Gladstone High School is a public high school in Gladstone, Oregon, United States.

Construction renovations[edit]

A bond was passed for the Gladstone School District in the November 2006 general election. The cost of the construction at GHS is estimated at $26,901,487.29[3] The money has been used to expand the cafeteria, fix leaks, build a new science and technology center, and complete various other projects.[3]

Academics[edit]

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In 1987, Gladstone High School was honored in the Blue Ribbon Schools Program, the highest honor a school can receive in the United States.[4]

In 2008, 93% of the school's seniors received their high school diploma. Of 180 students, 168 graduated, 6 dropped out, 5 received a modified diploma, and 1 are still in high school.[5][6]

On November 17, 2009, science teacher Kevin Zerzan was awarded a Milken Family Foundation National Educator Award, along with $25,000.[7][8]

Alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gladstone High School Contact". Retrieved September 9, 2009. 
  2. ^ "Gladstone High School". Retrieved September 9, 2009. 
  3. ^ a b "Questions and Answers about the Gladstone School Bond" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on August 8, 2007. Retrieved January 24, 2009. 
  4. ^ "BLUE RIBBON SCHOOLS PROGRAM" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on March 26, 2009. Retrieved September 9, 2009. 
  5. ^ "State releases high school graduation rates". The Oregonian. 2009-06-30. Retrieved 2009-07-01. 
  6. ^ "Oregon dropout rates for 2008". The Oregonian. 2009-06-30. Retrieved 2009-07-01. [permanent dead link]
  7. ^ "Salem and Gladstone teachers surprised with national award". KGW. November 17, 2009. Retrieved November 17, 2009. 
  8. ^ "Two Oregon High School Teachers Named Milken National Educators". Oregon Department of Education. November 17, 2009. Retrieved November 17, 2009. [dead link]

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