There are tons of great schools in the Portland metro area, so when making a choice, it helps to do your homework. To truly take the pulse of a school, consider an in-person or virtual visit. This guide has open house information for private schools throughout the Portland area.  

Information in this guide is updated regularly, so please check back to see if a school you are interested in has added an open house.

German International School 
Open House Date/Times: Thursday, October 29, 2020 4 pm -5:30 pm
Sunday, January 24, 2021 10:00 am-11:30 am

Are you looking for an immersion program for your child? Join the German International School virtual open house to hear about their German and Chinese Tracks. Learn what happens each day in their classrooms, meet the teachers, and discover the unique opportunities GIS will provide to your child. Sign up today on their website or email [email protected]

Cathedral School
Open House Date/Times: Pre-Kindergarten: November 15, 2020, 11 am - 2 pm
Pre-K - 8th grade: January 31, 2021, 10 am - 12:30 pm

Cathedral School is a premier, comprehensive Apple distinguished Catholic school in NW Portland offering Pre-Kindergarten to Eighth grade.

Featuring small class sizes, 1:1 iPad to student ratio, and before and after care. Welcoming all faiths and accepting applications online.

We're different, learn how. Visit our website for more information!

Northwest Academy
Open House Date/Times:
Tuesday, November 3
Thursday, November 12
Tuesday, November 17

Tuesday, December 1
Thursday, December 10
Tuesday, December 15

Northwest Academy is a progressive independent middle and high school college preparatory program that inspires students to learn and achieve through its unique academic and arts partnership. Northwest Academy is committed to inspiring students to discover their intellectual and artistic voices in a creative and supportive atmosphere fueled by curiosity and constructive challenge.

Find your people; find your passion at Northwest Academy.

Cedarwood Waldorf School
Open House Date/Times:
November 1, 2 pm, Connect with Cedarwood
November 13, 2 pm, Connect with Cedarwood
November 19, 7 pm, Focus on the First Grade

is known for its uniquely contemporary expression of Waldorf education. Now more than ever, Cedarwood Waldorf School is committed to meeting students in pre-k through grade 8 with an openness to possibility, providing tools to develop resiliency, and teaching the skills needed to turn challenges into opportunities.

French American International School
Open House Date/Times:
Virtual Open House (preschool-kindergarten)
November 18, 2020 at 9-10 am

Reconsidering your options for preschool or kindergarten?

French American International School still has openings for this year -- with tuition relief during distance learning!

Discover why immersion is so much more than learning another language… and how community transcends a campus.

Register for their Virtual Open House: November 18, 9-10 am!

Information in this guide is updated regularly, so please check back to see if a school you are interested in has added an open house.


We want to hear from you!

Enter to win an iPad from Xfinity when you take our reader survey!

Scroll to Top