These are the faces of Oregon’s future – our students. Scroll over or click on these photos to discover why, in their own words, they constitute “The Promise of Oregon.” Enjoy – and share – these portraits!
I want to save ocean creatures from garbage that harms them and their homes.
Jewett Elementary, Central Point SD
I want to play college football and continue my family's dairy business.
Nestucca Jr/Sr High, Nestucca Valley SD
I want to become a teacher and help students learn in their own way.
Gresham High, Gresham-Barlow SD
I will help people in need with my future business.
W.L. Henry Elementary, Hillsboro SD
I can go to law school and advocate for minority rights like my own.
La Grande High, La Grande SD
I want to create a safe, comfortable, and carefree atmosphere for kids as an elementary school teacher.
Crater High, Central Point SD
I want to become a flight attendant and explore the world.
Nestucca Valley Elementary, Nestucca Valley SD
I can become a nurse and heal the sick and injured.
Liberty High, Hillsboro SD