Welcome to Catlin Gabel

Congratulations on your child's admission!

We look forward to you becoming part of our community.

We have compiled helpful information for new students and their families. Be sure to contact the admission team or your host family with questions or issues that arise as you make the transition.

Join us on campus to celebrate!

New student event info here

Important contact numbers

Catlin Gabel

After School Program: ext.1058
Beginning School office: ext. 1000
Lower School office: ext. 2000
Middle School office: ext. 3000
Upper School office: ext 4000

Spring & Summer preseason schedule for fall sports

Preseason schedule for fall sports including soccer, cross country, and volleyball - available Spring 2019!

Connect with Catlin Gabel families

This spring, all newly enrolled students and their families will receive information about our host family program. If you opt-in to the program, we'll match you with a current family as an initial connection for both parents and students. Your host family will reach out to you by phone or email to welcome you and chat about the school. We encourage you to use your hosts as a valuable resource.

The Parent-Faculty Association will also be providing multiple opportunities for both parents and students to meet and socialize before school starts in September, so watch for details.

Access the parent portal

In mid-July, you will receive an email with your login and password for the parent portal section of our website. To be sure you receive your notifications, please add catlingabel@catlingabel.myenotice.com and billing@catlin.edu to your list of approved recipients within your email application.

In this secure parent portal, you'll have access to our school-wide directory with contact information for students, parents, and faculty; access to our Magnus Health Portal to fill out all necessary medical, emergency contacts, and permission forms; carpool information; community and classroom blogs; and many other resources.

If you need to update your contact information prior to gaining access to the parent portal, please email changes to familyupdates@catlin.edu.

Learn more about life on campus

We encourage you to explore your division's website to learn more about life on campus. On these pages you'll find schedules, curriculum, course catalogs, information on clubs and co-curricular programs, and much more!

Hear more about Catlin Gabel from the people who know it best: our school head Tim Bazemore, students, teachers, parents, and staff.

Key dates for the 2019-20 school year

Summer Camps

Registration is currently open! We have a wide variety of day camps and programs in the arts, music, technology, robotics, writing, sports, outdoor adventures, and more!

More Resources

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.

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

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