Catlin Gabel School

8825 SW Barnes Road
Portland, OR 97225-0972
Tel: (503)297-1894
Grades: PK-12 | 756 students
Catlin Gabel School is an independent, co-educational day school for students from preschool through twelfth grade.
Its faculty and staff are dedicated to individuality, academics, and life-long learning.
Catlin Gabel School supports inspired learning, leading to responsible action through dedicated teaching, caring relationships, a challenging curriculum, and community service.
We value each person's effort, imagination, and positive contributions to the community.
We celebrate being inclusive and the partnership between family and school.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1957

Student Body

Total Students 756 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
36%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Catlin Gabel School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 100 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
66%
Average Class Size 14 students
Average SAT score 1943
Average ACT score 29
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 10 / Feb. 3
Tuition Notes Varies by division: $19,200 to $25,850
% on Financial Aid
28%
Average Financial Aid Grant $13,260
Acceptance Rate
25%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Sara Nordhoff
Admissions Associate Mary Braun

Sports

Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Climbing, Cross Country, Golf, Rock Climbing, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
ClimbingCross Country,
GolfRock Climbing,
SoccerTennis,
Track and FieldUltimate Frisbee,
Volleyball
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Portland
    French American International School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: NS-8 | 546 students
    1.4 miles
    8500 NW Johnson Street
    Portland, OR 97229
    (503)292-7776
    1.4NS-8
    546
  • Tualatin
    Grades: K-8 | 153 students
    9.4 miles
    4201 SW Borland Rd
    Tualatin, OR 97062
    (503)638-6399
    9.4K-8
    153
  • Hillsboro
    Grades: PK-8 | 74 students
    10.4 miles
    770 NE Rogahn St.
    Hillsboro, OR 97124
    (503)844-7766
    10.4PK-8
    74
  • Portland
    The International School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-5 | 483 students
    4.1 miles
    025 SW Sherman Street
    Portland, OR 97201
    (503)226-2496
    4.1PK-5
    483
  • Portland
    Grades: 9-12 | 320 students
    6.2 miles
    7528 N. Fenwick
    Portland, OR 97217
    (503)285-9385
    6.29-12
    320

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Portland, OR is $8,748 for elementary schools and $12,581 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Portland, OR is 69% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).