Connect with Catlin

Thank you for your interest in Catlin Gabel! We would love to get to know your family as well as provide you with helpful information about our school. Use the request information link below to:

Request Information

Learn More

Finding a school that's the right match for your family is an important endeavor. We recommend you pursue a variety of ways to get to know us:

  • Read our admission booklet for a quick way to learn about our values, campus life, educational approach, and more.

Quick Facts

67-acre campus in SW Portland

Five bus routes and an active carpool system

College-prep, with 100% of grads admitted to 4-year colleges and universities

27% receive financial assistance

43% students of color

770 students in grades preschool through 12

Overall student to teacher ratio: 7 to 1

Non-denominational and non-profit

Students come from 55 different zip codes, see a map of families in the Portland-Metro area

Robust Before- and After- School Programs

81% of our teachers hold graduate degrees; 38% hold doctorate degrees; and all faculty participate in ongoing professional development

Ask Us A Question

Enter your question here‚Äč
An independent preschool through 12th grade day school in Portland, Oregon
8825 SW Barnes Road,
Portland, Oregon 97225 |
503-297-1894 |

Explore why Catlin Gabel is a national leader in progressive education.

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

Playing sports involves life lessons in determination, grace, and resilience. We invite everyone to be part of a team.

Extensive support ensures our students are successful.

Learn about Catlin Gabel news and events on campus and beyond.

We foster a community that appreciates our differences and recognizes our essential unity

Every gift benefits our students. Every volunteer hour builds our community.

powered by finalsite