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A student-run all-ages tournament open to players from throughout the region. See details and register.
Tickets are now on sale for our annual event. See the many ways to get involved and support CGS.
Journalist Suzie Boss focuses on the innovative Catlin Gabel program in her "Place Based Learning" blog.
The 7th grade World Cultures Teacher is recognized by the Oregon Council for the Social Studies.
Two juniors are making music education accessible with a unique program for aspiring young artists.
The grant allows Catlin Gabel to expand and enhance its unique civic engagement program.
The Catlin Gabel sophomore returns from Warsaw, Poland, with three gold medals.
For the second consecutive year, Daniel takes a top prize at the International Olympiad for Informatics.
In the Lower and Middle Schools students, families, and employees contributed photographs and artifacts from loved ones who served.
Six Ted Talk-style presentations from change-makers who are spreading powerful, revolutionary ideas in our community.
A special broadcast event focusing on youth perspectives about the changing "American Dream."
The Newbery Award-winning author meets with students and discusses the summer read, "Roller Girl."
The Catlin Gabel team takes the top spot at the state championships in Eugene.
Join us for breakfast at the Multnomah Athletic Club to learn about this unique scholarship for incoming ninth graders.
All School
    • ThuJan19 Earthquake Preparedness 8:30 AM to 10:00 AMCabell Center Theater
    • FriFeb03 School-wide Chinese New Year Celebration 3:20 PM to 4:20 PMThe Barn
    • MonFeb20 No Classes - President's Day
    • ThuFeb23 Town Hall meeting with Tim Bazemore 6:00 PM to 8:00 PMMS Commons
Upper School
    • FriJan20 Report Writing - No Classes
    • MonJan23 Report Writing - No Classes
    • ThuJan26 Junior College Night for Juniors and Parents 7:00 PM to 8:30 PMCabell Center Theatre
    • SatJan28 Winter Formal
Middle School
    • FriJan20 Middle School in regular session - ERB testing cancelled
    • MonJan23 ERB testing for Middle School 10:00 AM to 3:15 PMCatlin Gabel Middle School
    • FriFeb10 Middle School Dance 6:00 PM to 9:30 PMBarn
Lower School
    • ThuJan26 Parents of Young Children Diversity Discussion 6:00 PM to 8:00 PMLower School Library
    • FriJan27 No Lower School Classes - Admission's Day
    • MonFeb06 Lower School Parent Coffee with Vicki 8:20 AM to 9:20 AMLS Library
    • WedFeb15 Chinese Parent Meeting 6:30 PM to 7:30 PMLS Library
    • ThuFeb16 No Lower School Classes-Teacher Planning Day
Beginning School
    • FriJan20 Friday Sing 8:30 AM to 9:00 AM
    • FriJan20 Kindergarten Winter Parade 9:00 AM to 9:30 AM
    • TueJan24 Coffee w/Dawn
    • FriJan27 Kids Only Sing
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Affording Catlin Gabel

Generous financial assistance ensures the school’s socio-economic diversity - a core value at Catlin Gabel.

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Diversity and Inclusivity

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higher than national average for student SAT scores
of the students identify as people of color
$ 4.1 M
in financial assistance awarded to 28% of the student body

recipient of the Presidential Award for Excellence in the Teaching of Mathematics and Science

students representing 69 different zip codes
awarded the Oregon Athletic Coaches Association All Sport Champion Award
An independent preschool through 12th grade day school in Portland, Oregon
8825 SW Barnes Road,
Portland, Oregon 97225 |
503-297-1894 |

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