Portland High School cultivates the academic, social, emotional, and civic
skills of every student by fostering a mindset of lifelong learning and inspiring
students to become dynamic participants in our local and global community.
We believe in equity, diversity, and inclusion.
We offer programs and opportunities that support each student’s individual needs and that prepare all learners to participate and thrive in a diverse and ever-changing world.
We foster a love of learning.
We aim to cultivate an excitement for and a mindset of lifelong learning.
We embrace academic rigor and relevance.
We strive to provide students with a curriculum that will prepare them for college and career and empower them to pursue a chosen post-secondary path.
We respect each other.
We respect the expertise, knowledge, and experience staff and students bring to their work.
We build and embrace relationships.
We believe in fostering collaborative relationships between and among
students, educators, administrators, and families.