Benson Polytechnic High School Alumni Association

Digital Media students design graphics for renovated campus

From Benson Digital Media teacher, Steve Curley: Begun in the fall of 2022, Benson’s Digital Media Production students, Class of 2023, were tasked with conceptualizing and producing these large format banners (10’x4’ each) that will be permanently installed on the … Continue reading

Tech Girls Basketball Update

Tech Girls Basketball will likely host 2 playoff games at the Marshall Campus. The first game will be Wednesday, February 28th. If they win that game, they’ll continue on and host on Saturday, March 2nd. Tip-off times for both games … Continue reading

Benson Wrestling Update

Congratulations to sophomore Gabi Trimble and junior Titus Wade for both placing 4th at their recent district tournaments. Both will reportedly compete at their respective State tournaments, February 22-24th at the Memorial Coliseum. You can get more information here. Well … Continue reading

Ocean Bowl Teams Dominate

Oregon State University recently hosted the Regional Oregon Salmon Bowl where student teams competed to show their knowledge of ocean science, marine biology and more. In addition, they toured the OSU Wave Research Laboratory and met with graduate students to … Continue reading

Mentors Wanted for Benson Manufacturing

Benson’s Career Coordinator is working the Manufacturing Department to institute a mentoring program. They’re currently looking for volunteers from the manufacturing field to mentor their manufacturing students from February-May (once a month, for about 1.5 hours). Contact Jzalana Bethune-Summers at … Continue reading

Class of 1964 – 60 year reunion

Benson Tech – CLASS OF ‘64 – 60th REUNION April 17, 202411:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Pietro’s Pizza Parlor10300 SE Main St., Milwaukie, Oregon Casual Dress – Family WelcomeNo host food and beveragesOrder from the full Pietro’s menuPLEASE RSVP – … Continue reading

2023 BPHSAA Annual Meeting

Our annual meeting is scheduled for 6:15pm on Monday, November 13th. This will be a hybrid meeting with online and in-person attendance options: We currently have 2 open seats on our Board of Directors (positions 11 & 14).  If you … Continue reading

Space Needle engineer reflects on project 60 years later

Gary Curtis (Class of 1955) was recently interviewed by King 5 news about his memories of working as a young engineer on the Space Needle. He shared stories while reviewing some of the old blueprints he still has in his … Continue reading

2023 PIL Hall of Fame

Via Principal Wilson: Congratulations to the PIL Hall of Fame Inductees from Benson Tech for the Class of 2023. Kudos to Matt Asay (Football, Basketball & Baseball), Jason Franklin (Basketball), Paul Green Jr. (Cross Country, Basketball and Track & Field), … Continue reading

Class of 1978 – 45 year reunion

**Updated 8/18/2023** WHEN: Saturday, September 9, 2023 WHAT: Saturday evening adults-only dinner and social, 6-11pm WHERE: McMenamin’s Kennedy School Gym (5736 NE 33rd Ave, Portland, OR 97211) TICKETS: $60 per person, which includes dinner. Payment for tickets can be made … Continue reading