Welcome to Portland Youth Development

To implement strategies under Goal 2 (Whole Student) of the Portland Promise, Portland Public Schools put together various programs under the umbrella of Youth Development with the explicit purpose of having a coordinated, deliberate, targeted and concerted effort to advance learning experiences for students and to facilitate their potential to become compassionate, and contributing citizens in their local and global communities. 


Youth Development is an approach for working with our youth that recognizes their diverse strengths and abilities and to find connections and opportunities for students to nurture and advance domains of development - academic, civic, cognitive, social, emotional, physical, etc. and in the process become active agents in their own growth and development. Portland Public Schools has three Youth Development programs offered to its high school students: Extended Learning Opportunities, Make It Happen!, and Mentoring.

96%

We’re proud of the fact that 96% of students who participate in our program graduate with college offers, having taken advantage of the Youth Development support we provide to extend and expand their learning experiences, access challenging course curriculum, and participate in a robust co-curricular life.

Upcoming Events

No Events Found
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
May 29, no eventsMay 30, no eventsMay 31, no eventsJune 01, no eventsJune 02, no eventsJune 03, no eventsJune 04, no events
June 05, no eventsJune 06, no eventsJune 07, no eventsJune 08, no eventsJune 09, no eventsJune 10, no eventsJune 11, no events
June 12, no eventsJune 13, no eventsJune 14, no eventsJune 15, no eventsJune 16, no eventsJune 17, no eventsJune 18, no events
June 19, no eventsJune 20, no eventsJune 21, no eventsJune 22, no eventsJune 23, no eventsJune 24, no eventsJune 25, no events
June 26, no eventsToday, June 27, no eventsJune 28, no eventsJune 29, no eventsJune 30, no eventsJuly 01, no eventsJuly 02, no events
Website by SchoolMessenger Presence. © 2022 Intrado Corporation. All rights reserved.