Oregon Episcopal School

6300 SW Nicol Road,
Portland, OR, 97223-0972
Tel: (503)768-3115
Grades: PK - 12 | 844 students
Oregon Episcopal School provides an excellent college-preparatory education in proximity to the cultural scene of Portland, Oregon, and the mountains and seacoast of the Pacific Northwest.
The 60 residential students live in an intimate dormitory setting with boarders from 13 countries in a program that stresses academics, service, and global awareness.
Instructors work closely with students in humanities classes and in an award-winning, research-based science program.
Weekend options range from skiing and backpacking to concerts, plays, and ethnic dining.
Fencing enthusiasts can train at the world-class, on-campus salon where Olympics coach Ed Korfanty prepares Olympic medalists.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
Religious Affiliation Episcopal
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Year Founded 1869

Student Body

Total Students 844 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Oregon Episcopal School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 137 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 70%
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 14 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Advanced Topics in Math, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Computer Science, AP French Language, AP French Literature, AP Mandarin Language, AP Spanish Language, AP Spanish Literature, AP Statistics, AP US History, Engineering and Design, Honors Biology, Honors Chemistry, Honors Physics  
Average SAT score 2010
Average ACT score 28
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $25,340
Tuition Notes For boarding students, $48,410
% on Financial Aid 17%
Average Financial Aid Grant $11,985
Admissions Director Susan Gundle
Admissions Associate Bonnie Brennan


Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Basketball, Cross Country, Cycling, Fencing, Golf, Lacrosse, Sailing, Snowboarding, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballAlpine SkiingBasketball,
Cross CountryCycling,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 26 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. A Capella Choir, Aikido, Arabic, Art Lit Magazine, Athletic training, Boys/ Girls Doo Wop Choirs, Brass and Wood Ensemble, Chamber Ensemble, Dance, Driver's Education, Greenhouse Activety, Lower School Interns, Mock Trial, Model UN, Outdoor Program, Recording and Production, School Newspaper, Senior Discovery, Stagecraft, String Orchestra, Student Council, Theater, Winterim Program, Writer's Studio, Yearbook, Yoga Aikido, Arabic, Dance, Mock Trial, Model UN, Stagecraft, Theater, Yearbook, Yoga, A Capella Choir,
Art Lit Magazine,
Athletic training,
Boys/ Girls Doo Wop Choirs,
Brass and Wood Ensemble,
Chamber Ensemble,
Driver's Education,
Greenhouse Activety,
Lower School Interns,
Outdoor Program,
Recording and Production,
School Newspaper,
Senior Discovery,
String Orchestra,
Student Council,
Winterim Program,
Writer's Studio,

School Notes:

    • Research-based science program helps students become finalists in the Intel Science Talent Search and Siemens Competition.
    • On-campus fencing salon led by Ed Korfanty trains Olympic fencers, including two-time gold-medalist Mariel Zagunis.
    • Outdoor program provides experienced leadership for a cornucopia of activities geared for levels of expertise from beginner to expert.
    • Lacrosse program is one of pre-eminent programs in the state of Oregon, with the team playing in the state championship match most years.
    • Winterim program includes international trips for service or language immersion as well as domestic adventures, art workshops, and cultural experiences in the Portland area.
    • Rooted in the Episcopal tradition, the school emphasizes respect for all faiths and each student’s efforts to develop spiritually to realize his or her power for good in the world.
    • International program stresses cultural awareness and understanding among students from many nations.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Jesuit High School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Hills Schools-montessori II Garden Hm Camp (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Child's View Montessori School (2 miles away)
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  • Portland West Hills Schools-montessori II Garden Hm Camp
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    Portland , OR , 97223
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    0.6  mi  |  25  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Portland
    Jesuit High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    9000 Sw Beaverton Hwy
    Portland , OR , 97225
    (Roman Catholic)
    1  mi  |  1223  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Beaverton Happy Hollow Children's Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    4455 SW 99th Avenue
    Beaverton , OR , 97005
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    1.4  mi  |  74  students  |  Gr.  NS-K
  • Portland West Hills Montessori School-vermont
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    4920 Sw Vermont St
    Portland , OR , 97219
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    1.5  mi  |  161  students  |  Gr.  K-6
  • Portland
    St. John Fisher
    (Roman Catholic)
    7101 Sw 46th Ave
    Portland , OR , 97219
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.6  mi  |  230  students  |  Gr.  K-9

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