Parkrose High School

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Parkrose High School
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Parkrose High School is located in Portland, Oregon
Parkrose High School
Parkrose High School
12003 NE Shaver Street

, ,
97220

United States
Coordinates45°33′10″N 122°32′25″W / 45.552672°N 122.540152°W / 45.552672; -122.540152Coordinates: 45°33′10″N 122°32′25″W / 45.552672°N 122.540152°W / 45.552672; -122.540152
Information
TypePublic
Opened1913
School districtParkrose School District
PrincipalMolly Ouche
Grades9-12[1]
Number of students970 (2016-17)[2]
Color(s)Black, green, and white    [3]
Athletics conferenceOSAA Northwest Oregon Conference 5A-1[3]
MascotBronco[3]
Team nameBroncos
NewspaperThe Bronco Blaze
Website

Parkrose High School is a public high school in Portland, Oregon, United States. It is the only high school in the Parkrose School District.

Academics[edit]

In 2008, 72% of the school's seniors received a high school diploma. Of 231 students, 167 graduated, 27 dropped out, ten received a modified diploma, and 27 were still in high school the following year.[4][5] These numbers have gotten slightly better (and higher than the state average), with, in 2014, a 78% on-time graduation rate for seniors and 34 dropping out.[6]

Athletics[edit]

The Parkrose High School dance team, the Elite, placed first in the show division of the OSAA State Championships in 1996, 2001, 2010, 2011, and 2014. Parkrose High School. The boys water polo team won state in the 2018-19 school year.

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Oregon School Directory 2008-09" (PDF). Oregon Department of Education. p. 139. Archived from the original (PDF) on May 26, 2011. Retrieved 2009-05-28. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  2. ^ "Parkrose High School". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved February 18, 2019.
  3. ^ a b c http://www.osaa.org/schools.aspx/Parkrose/
  4. ^ "State releases high school graduation rates". The Oregonian. 2009-06-30. Retrieved 2009-07-01.
  5. ^ "Oregon dropout rates for 2008". The Oregonian. 2009-06-30. Retrieved 2009-07-01.
  6. ^ The Oregonian. 2014 Graduation Rates. Portland, OR.
  7. ^ K.J. White, Miller's Time: A Legacy of OSU Basketball, 1971-1989. Portland, OR: Highland Times Press, 1997; pg. 58.

External links[edit]

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