Centennial School District

18135 SE Brooklyn
Portland OR 97236


Centennial is a neighborhood on the Southeastern edge of Portland bridging the cities of Portland and Gresham. Downtown Portland Portland International Airport (PDX) and Mt. Hood Community College are all within a 20-minute drive. This area has seen steady growth for the past decade and is expected to continue to grow over the next decade. To meet the needs of an increasing population the district completed a new elementary school and major renovation of Centennial High School in 2003.  Total enrollment is approximately 6700 students with 31 percent of population falling into the minority category.  There are a total of 11 schools included in the Centennial School District ranging from elementary schools middle schools high schools and alternative schools serving grades 9-12.  Student attendance is a priority with the district and they are partnering with community organizations to maintain and improve attendance.