Portland Adventist Elementary School

3990 Nw 1st Street
Gresham, OR 97030-0970
Tel: (503)665-4102
Grades: PK-8 | 215 students
Portland Adventist Elementary School promises you and your children a secure, stable and high quality Christian education.
Our school is located in a quiet residential neighborhood where children are safe while they learn under the guidance of qualified, caring Christian teachers.
The Seventh-day Adventist Church recognizes each student's individual value as a child of God and desires that each student should have the opportunity to receive a Christian education.
Portland Adventist Elementary School is committed to excellence in Christian education while leading each student in a growing relationship with Christ.
Our commitment is to a balanced experience in the areas of spiritual, intellectual, physical, emotional and social development that will enable students to face the challenges of life and to contribute to society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. General Conference of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church (GCSDAC)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Seventh-Day Adventist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1885

Student Body

Total Students 215 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Portland Adventist Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,325
Tuition Notes scholarships available
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Barbara Plubell


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Greater Portland Christian Academy (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ascension Early Childhood Ed Center (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Powell KinderCare (0.9 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Portland
    Powell KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 62 students
    0.9 miles
    16915 Southeast Naegeli Dr.
    Portland, OR 97236
  • Portland
    Ascension Early Childhood Ed Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-KG | 37 students
    1 miles
    1440 Se 182nd Ave
    Portland, OR 97233
  • Portland
    Grades: PK-10 | 115 students
    1.2 miles
    17800 Se Main St
    Portland, OR 97233
  • Portland
    Serp Alternative School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 11-12 | 11 students
    1.3 miles
    2601 Se 160th Ave Ste 200
    Portland, OR 97236
  • Gresham
    Grades: K | 28 students
    1.3 miles
    260 Sw Towle Ave
    Gresham, OR 97080

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The average private school tuition in Multnomah County, OR is $8,581 for elementary schools and $12,581 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Multnomah County, OR is 74% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).