TRIO College First

  • TRIO College First is dedicated to making college dreams a reality for Gresham High School students. We mentor 100 9th through 12th grade students at GHS every year, with a specific focus on kids whose families face financial barriers and who will be the first in their family to go to graduate from college in the US.

    Sharon Juenemann
    Program Director
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    Roseann Rivera
    GHS Advisor

    Ellen Massey
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SUN Community School Program

  • Welcome to the Gresham SUN Community School!

    The Gresham SUN Community School is operated by Metropolitan Family Service (MFS) in partnership with the Gresham-Barlow School District. We are committed to providing quality extended day classes to students at Gresham High School. Gresham SUN provides a great opportunity for youth to achieve academic success, gain new skills, meet new friends, and have a fun and safe high school experience. The program offers a variety of classes, including credit recovery options, tutoring, arts, sports, and other recreational activities. SUN also offers educational activities for parents and community members in the evenings.

    To register for a SUN class, participants must complete a SUN registration form. SUN registration forms are available on-line or in SUN Office (Room 104).

    For more information about the Gresham SUN Program, call 503-674-5570 or contact


    Lorelei Estrera - SUN Site Manager 



    Adriana Zacarias - Family Resource Navigator



    Quinn Ellis - GHS SUN Supervisor Assistant

College Possible

  • Attention current sophomores and juniors: are you thinking about going to college?

    College Possible offers support to students who want to earn a bachelor’s degree so they can accomplish their goal. If you have at least a 2.5 GPA and are eligible for free and reduced lunch, we’d love to hear from you! With the support from a near-peer coach, College Possible students explore colleges, prepare for the ACT, get help with scholarship and college applications and more! Students receive support from a coach throughout their time in the program, starting their junior year of high school and until they graduate from college. We’re currently recruiting to fill spots in both our Class of 2022 and Class of 2023 cohorts! Please apply online by October 22nd. If you are interested in learning more about College Possible please don’t hesitate to contact Sophie Webster at or 458-206-0827.


    College Possible Application:


    Gresham High School Coach:

    Sophie Webster, she/her/hers



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