Application Process

We welcome your application to Catlin Gabel! Please contact us at anytime if you have questions. We are here to support you through the process. The first step is to create an admission account in Ravenna, our application management system. We look forward to getting to know your family!



Deadlines for applying to the 2018-19 school year

The application deadlines for 2018-19 have passed, we will begin the application process for 2019-20 in September 2018.

If you would like to be contacted if we re-open applications in the Lower School for 2018-19, please email Zoe Edelen Hare directly.

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New Students

Every year we welcome between 105 and 120 new students. Our main entry points are Preschool, Kindergarten, 6th, 7th, and 9th grade, and nearly all grades see new students admitted every year.

Grade

# of new students
(5 year average)

Preschool 22
K 14
Grade 1 3
Grades 2–5 2-3 per grade
Grade 6 16
Grade 7 9
Grade 8 0-2
Grade 9 27
Grade 10 4
Grades 11–12 2 per grade

Upcoming Events

  • October 28, 2018
    • Admission Event: Open House for preschool through grade 12

      All grades from preschool through 12 open their doors to parents and families. Talk with teachers and students, meet parents and alumni, and see what our community is all about.

      We welcome both students and parents considering grades 6-12 to attend. For those considering grades preschool-grade 5, please note that the presentation-style format is not suitable for young children, so we must limit attendance for these grades to parents only.

      Registration opens, and more details available, in September 2018.

An independent preschool through 12th grade day school in Portland, Oregon
8825 SW Barnes Road,
Portland, Oregon 97225 |
503-297-1894 |
info@catlin.edu
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We welcome more than 100 new families annually to our inclusive community from the Portland area and beyond.

 

A demanding and engaging program in which each student is the unit of consideration

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