Chiquitos Schools

11675 Sw Butner Road
Portland, OR 97225
     Tel: (503)641-7717
Grades: PK - 3 | 56 students
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At Chiquitos, our mission is to embrace each child's spirit and challenge their mind, while fostering the development of the whole child in an ambiance of complete Spanish immersion.
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We seek to support children through their discovery of the world with all their senses.
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Chiquitos School supports the whole child development through its very own approach created by the director and founder of Chiquitos, Isabel Lainez.
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This approach is based on stimulating the fundamental and inherent elements of the child.
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While embracing each element of the child, he/she is able to develop in a safe, loving, and wholesome environment.
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This approach is individualized and developmentally appropriate to each child's needs, thereby instilling a love of learning.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
Bilingual School Association
European Council for International Schools
Institute for Independent Education
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 3
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1996

Student Body

Total Students 56 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 40%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Chiquitos Schools Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 85%
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(blue pants/jumper and red top)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $4,250
Tuition Notes prices varies from $4250 to $9600 depending on attendance
Admissions Director Stacy Inman

School Notes:

GOALS * Embracing each child's emotional facet as unique and valuable aspect of the human life development. * Ensuring, based on the uniqueness of their own identity, that each child is best understood, supported, recognized, and respected. * Recognizing the potential of each child by building strong relationships that are based on trust, respect, and positive regard. * Helping each child achieve their full potential by providing a challenging and comprehensive educational program that keeps current in early childhood development. * Supporting each child's natural ability to learn language through a total Spanish immersion program.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Catlin Gabel School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Children's Village (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Children's Village (0.9 miles away)
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  • PortlandChildren's Village
    Daycare / Preschool
    1045 Nw 123rd Ave
    PortlandOR 97229
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.9 mi | 12 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • PortlandSt. Pius X School
      (Roman Catholic)
    1260 Nw Saltzman Road
    PortlandOR 97229
      (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 340 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • BeavertonHoly Trinity Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    13755 Sw Walker Rd
    BeavertonOR 97005
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.1 mi | 270 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • BeavertonLearning Years Day School
    Daycare / Preschool
    13050 Sw Jenkins Rd
    BeavertonOR 97005
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.2 mi | 105 students | Gr. NS-K                      
  • PortlandCatlin Gabel School
    8825 SW Barnes Road
    PortlandOR 97225
    1.5 mi | 757 students | Gr. PK-12                      

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