Portland Christian Elementary School

  • Early Childhood Education (ECE) for 2-1/2 to 5 year olds -- Oregon Quality Rating and Improvement System (QRIS) 5 star rating confirming excellence in care and educational results
  • Elementary School - K to 5th grade  Founded in faith. Fully accredited. Dedicated faculty
  • Full and half day preschool, full day kindergarten, before and after school care, summer programs
  • Specialist classes in Spanish, Computer Science, PE, Library, Art, Music, and Band
  • Weekly chapels, scripture memorization, focused monthly character trait, missions activities - all to help students grow in faith and Christian character
  • Sports teams for boys and girls - volleyball, basketball, baseball

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-5
Year Founded1947

Student Body

Total Students410 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Portland Christian Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size13 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesVaries by grade level. To see current rates, visit our website at: https://www.pcschools.org/apps/pages/Your-Education-Investment-Elementary


Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Flag Football, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Flag FootballVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
Chess Program, Engineering FUNdamentals using LEGO, Folk Dance Class, Mad Science, Peer Ministry (Leadership Team), Pre-Engineering Using LEGO

School Notes

  • Portland Christian Schools is independent, non-denominational, and fully accredited. 
  • Our teaching is Biblically based, and our teachers highly educated, credentialed and dedicated to helping students flourish.
  • At PC, students can be part of the same caring community from preschool through high school education (Portland Christian Jr/Sr High School).
  • Financial aid is available for qualifying families.

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