17630 SE Main Street, Portland, OR 97233 • Phone 503-762-3202 • Fax 503-760-1651

Centennial Park School

A place to belong. A way to achieve. - Centennial School District
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Centennial Park School is an alternative school for 160 middle and high school students in the Centennial School District who are seeking a small, active and challenging educational alternative. CPS students apply their knowledge and develop a deep sense of civic responsibility as they acquire the academic and critical thinking skills necessary for college or a career. Founded in 1993, CPS has a long history of offering a high-quality educational program.


Please note: We have updated our attendance line.  Please use this number to report any student absences or late arrivals.  503-762-7456

Our Mission:

Centennial Park School is dedicated to helping students
to discover their passions and develop the strong academic
and life skills required for healthy, vibrant lives of learning,
and positive participation in the community.
Latest News

PSU Senior Capstone Students Come Teach Art at CPS

As a part of their Senior Capstone, Teaching Art and Social Change, Juniors and Seniors from Portland State University came to our school and taught Art based lessons to our students. The students come to work with our students as Read More

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For the second year in a row, CPS has been fortunate enough to be a part of CHILL, a program that serves to get young people involved in snowboarding–specifically young people who wouldn’t ordinarily get the chance.  That meant that Read More

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Principal’s Update Winter 2016

The 2nd quarter came to a close on a positive note as we celebrated the graduation of seven students. It was also a quarter of many firsts, our first Volleyball Season, the first performance of our Choir at the Winter Read More