Beginning and Lower School

Our Beginning and Lower School is a joyful place where students in preschool, kindergarten, and 1st-5th grades build new understandings and develop academic skills. We look forward to showing you what makes this learning experience extraordinary, and to help guide you through the process.

 Application Update

Applications for the 2021-22 school year are closed for all grades.

We will start taking applications for the 2022-23 school year in the fall of 2021.

Application Checklists

We’ve created specific checklists for families as the requirements are slightly different for different ages. Note: These checklists reflect the regular admission timeline.

For More Information

Zoë Edelen Hare
Director of Beginning and Lower School Enrollment
(503) 297-1894 ext.5056

December 17, 2020: Last day for 50% discount $75 application fee (Early Eagle Discount)
January 21, 2021: Financial assistance application deadline
March 5, 2021: Admission and financial assistance decisions delivered
March 17, 2021: Signed enrollment agreement & deposit due

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