Not all schools are warning students about fentanyl dangers

Synthetic opioids like fentanyl are often sold as oxycontin on the street. Fentanyl can be 100 times more powerful than morphine and is often deadly.

Despite a reported spike in fentanyl-related overdoses among teens and young adults, it's unclear whether students are learning about the hidden dangers of new counterfeit pills and street drugs in their health classes.

Multnomah County has seen a rise in such overdoses among linked to counterfeit street pills. Fentanyl is a synthetic opioid believed to be up to 100 times more potent than morphine.