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Students Attending SAM BARLOW Graduation Ceremony 2023

The Gresham-Barlow School District serves families with students in grades K-12 and has a student population of more than 11,500.

The district has 17 schools and a solid reputation for providing its students with a quality education. Gresham-Barlow students consistently score above the national average on standardized exams. On Oregon’s Statewide Assessment, students compare favorably with those from other districts of similar socio-economic make-up.

The district’s curriculum is designed to promote the basic skills and positive attitudes required for students to lead full and productive lives in the 21st century. The district is also proud of its exceptional staff. Several of our staff members are recognized nationally for their effectiveness.

Gresham is Oregon’s fourth largest city. Nestled 15 miles east of Portland, the city of Gresham has a population of more than 100,000.