• Roughriders end storybook season

    Roughriders end storybook season

    Roosevelt played like champions, but No. 1-ranked Central Catholic played near-flawlessly in defeating RHS 85-76 to win the state title before a sellout crowd of 4,852 at the Chiles Center on March 9. The Riders controlled most of the first half leading at halftime 43-36 but Central Catholic switched to a zone defense in the…

  • Additional Roosevelt High Honor Roll students

    Additional Roosevelt High Honor Roll students

    The students listed below are fall quarter Honor Roll students earning a 3.5 or higher Grade Point Average. These are in addition to the students listed in the February hardcopy edition of the North Peninsula Review. We very much regret the omission.

  • Teachers, District reach tentative agreement (Dec. 2023)

    Teachers, District reach tentative agreement (Dec. 2023)

    As the North Peninsula Review went to press, Portland Public Schools and Portland Association of Teachers negotiators reached a tentative agreement ending the first teacher strike in City history. The teachers’ strike began November 1 and ended on November 26. The interview below illuminates many of the issues leading to the teachers’ strike. The interview…

  • Three Rider teams make history in state playoffs (Nov. 2023)

    Three Rider teams make history in state playoffs (Nov. 2023)

    For the first time in Roosevelt’s storied history, all three of its major fall teams—football, girls soccer and boys soccer—have earned coveted berths in the state playoffs. Roosevelt is headed to the prestigious state football playoffs for the second year in a row after routing Grant 36-7 in the regular season finale Oct. 27. The…

  • Roosevelt High School sports update (June 2023)

    Roosevelt High School sports update (June 2023)

    Roosevelt High School has just completed its most successful sports season in decade and for girls, perhaps the most stellar accomplishments since the emergence of girls high school varsity sports in the early 1970s.  The RHS tennis and golf teams were hindered by rainy weather curtailing matches and meets.   The number of sports participants also rose to…