Edison High School

9020 SW Beaverton Hillsdale Hwy
Portland, OR 97225-0972
Tel: (503)297-2336
Grades: 9 - 12 | 92 students
We are the only private high school in Oregon specifically designed to meet the needs of students with complex learning disabilities and attention deficit disorder issues.
Though it's rare that one of our students’ only learning challenge is ADD, we have found ADD to be a significant component in a diagnosis that could also include Dyslexia, Auditory Processing Disorders, Nonverbal Learning Disorders or Visual Perception Disorders.
No two students are exactly alike, so customized approaches to learning is our normal mode of operation.
Our partnership with Jesuit High School (www.jesuitportland.com/) means that our students have access to all their extracurricular activities (i.e.
sports, clubs, dances, etc) and students who meet specific academic standards have access to any Jesuit class (i.e.
Spanish, calculus, physics, etc).

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia / ADD / ADHD/ Asperger’s / Tourette’s / Dysgraphia / Dyscalculia / Visual Perception / Nonverbal Learning Disorders
Year Founded 1973

Student Body

Total Students 92 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 14%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Edison High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 92%
Average Class Size 8 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $21,200
% on Financial Aid 28%
Average Financial Aid Grant $10,000
Acceptance Rate 50%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Nick Dexter
Admissions Associate Linda Johnson

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Oregon Episcopal School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hilltop Christian School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is West Hills Montessori School-vermont (0.8 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Portland
    Hilltop Christian School
    Daycare / Preschool (Assembly of God)
    Grades: K | 91 students
    0.5 miles
    5700 Sw Dosch Rd
    Portland, OR 97239
    (503)245-3183
    0.5K
    91
  • Portland
    St John Fisher
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: KG-8 | 229 students
    0.8 miles
    7101 Sw 46th Ave
    Portland, OR 97219
    (503)246-3234
    0.8KG-8
    229
  • Portland
    Grades: PK-4 | 149 students
    0.8 miles
    4920 Sw Vermont St
    Portland, OR 97219
    0.8PK-4
    149
  • Portland
    Grades: NS-8 | 252 students
    1 miles
    6651 Southwest Capitol Highway
    Portland, OR 97219
    (503)244-0126
    1NS-8
    252
  • Portland
    Maimonides Jewish Day School
    Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
    Grades: K-6 | 68 students
    1 miles
    6612 Sw Capitol Hwy
    Portland, OR 97239
    (503)977-7850
    1K-6
    68

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The average private school tuition in Portland, OR is $8,908 for elementary schools and $12,414 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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