Benson Polytechnic High School Alumni Association

Class of 1992 – 20 year

(Updated 7/8/2012) Two events are planned for the Class of ’92 20-Year Reunion. For more info please contact: Patrice (Woods) Turner: princesspatrice4@gma​il.com Brandie (Roley) Sims: bsimsdolphin13@gmail​.com Dan Canfield: dan.canfield [at] hotmail [dot] com   Casual Adult Gathering – Friday August … Continue reading

Portland Workforce Alliance

[flashvideo file=http://www.portlandworkforcealliance.org/files/6012/9650/9607/pwa_home_01_730.mov width=590 height=332 /] Located at Benson, the Portland Workforce Alliance (PWA) is an independent, nonprofit organization that was created in 2005. The goals of the Portland Workforce Alliance are to: Help provide the region with a skilled workforce. … Continue reading

Class of 1962 – 50 year

Scheduled for June 8-10, 2012 Reunion Website Email: 1962benson [at] gmail [dot] com Please send us your latest contact information so we can keep you up to date on the latest details.  Please have any classmates you’re still in contact … Continue reading

Class of 1963 – 50 year

Some members of the class of ’63 are trying to get the ball rolling regarding their upcoming 50th reunion. Whether you’re interetested in helping organize the event or just want to be kept in the loop, contact Mark Smith at … Continue reading

Help Out at Basketball Games

Benson’s PTA needs help staffing the ticket booth for the following home basketball games: Thursday, 12/15  Benson vs Jefferson Tuesday 1/3 Benson vs Wilson Thursday 1/5    Benson vs Cleveland Tuesday 1/10 Benson vs Franklin Tuesday 1/24 Benson vs  Franklin (yes … Continue reading

The Craft of Game Systems

Daniel Achterman (’95) recently posted the first of a a multi-part series on game development. Daniel has worked in the field for the past 8 years for companies such as GasPoweredGames and ArenaNet.  You can read more here: The Craft … Continue reading

Alumni Band Starts Up

Tuesday 12/6 from 6-9pm in the Band Room (R.125) Play an instrument? We need you! Add your instrument to our growing ranks of trumpets, clarinets, saxophones and sousaphones. Benson Basketball starts soon and they need us in the stands. Swing … Continue reading

Benson High School 2011 Robot Fest – This Saturday!

The 2011 RobotFest at Benson High School will be Saturday, November 19, from 10AM to 3PM. There will be about 30 teams from around Oregon and SW Washington represented. The Fest is in the cafeteria. Enter on Irving Street at … Continue reading

An Evening with Principal Campbell

Thursday 11/17 at 5:30pm, Room 125 – Free Admission Join us for an evening with Benson’s new principal Carol Campbell. After she addresses the group, Principal Campbell will field your questions. Light refreshments will be served.

Forgotten Valor to Remember on Veterans Day

Eric Shierman shares a heroic story about his father, Randy Shierman’s (c/o ’66) experience in the Vietnam War’s Tet Offensive. http://oregoncatalyst.com/12624-forgotten-valor-remember-veterans-day.html