Portland Metro Arts is offering a new program to help families meet their educational needs, the PMA Distance Learning Hub! For grades 1-8, we will help your student: connect to online classes, follow their daily schedule, complete assignments, and stay motivated! Operating Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:00pm, limited spaces still available.
A full-spectrum of arts classes; Dance, Music, Theatre, and Visual Arts, are available starting after 4:00pm, both on-site and virtual.
PMA is committed to providing a healthy and safe environment for all students, staff, and their families. Therefore, PMA will always fully comply with all current Oregon Health Authority guidelines. Frequent cleaning and social distancing are implemented, and face coverings are enforced.
PMA, on SE Stark, has been operating since 1952 providing arts education both at our center and at schools throughout the Portland Metro Area. We operate on the belief that study of the arts contributes greatly to student achievement and success.
Why Choose Us?
Creative Environment—PMA provides a professional atmosphere, that encourages a creative learning process.
Quality Teaching Staff—Our instructors not only have mastery of the technical aspects of their art but are highly trained in teaching methods as well. Each instructor/artist has years of training and is certified in their area of expertise as well as considerable professional experience.
Convenient Location & Classes—With easy access to light-rail, bus and freeway connections from all directions; a broad choice of days and times to suit your schedule; and complementary classes available in same building, PMA provides a one-stop arts programming for the family, saving you time and travel hassles.
Nonprofit Mission—PMA is a nonprofit arts organization that contributes to the quality of life in our community. Our mission that arts be accessible to all, is reflected in our policies and procedures. When you become a student, you become an important part of that mission. Together, we continue to open doors to the joy and benefits of the arts.
Customer Service Commitment—Our knowledgeable office staff is onsite to assist during teaching hours and available by email or phone at any time.