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.  Check back as we are always adding new events to the calendar.

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January 2021

Sunnyside Mennonite Montessori School

January 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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One event on January 23, 2021 at 1:00 pm

Open House Date/Times: Saturday, January 9, 2021, 1-2 pm Saturday, January 23, 2021, 1-2 pm Are you looking for an opportunity to stimulate your preschool-age child's social, emotional, and cognitive development, but feeling cautious about enrolling your child in group-care? SMMS is offering a robust, hands-on Distance Learning program, tailored to be age-appropriate for 3-5 year olds. Join us for an Open House and hear about how SMMS is successfully engaging children in learning with small-group Zoom sessions, outdoor park gatherings, and…

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Cathedral School

January 20 - March 1

Cathedral School is a premier, Apple Distinguished Pre-Kindergarten through Eighth grade Catholic School in the Portland Metropolitan area. Featuring small class sizes, one class per grade, 13:1 student ratio, before and after care, 1:1 iPad to student ratio, strong enrichment program including art, music, spanish and PE, and welcoming all faiths. We encourage you to check out our Virtual Open House to learn more about our curriculum and what makes us unique. Meet our teachers, hear from parents on why…

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Sunnyside Mennonite Montessori School

January 23 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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One event on January 23, 2021 at 1:00 pm

Open House Date/Times: Saturday, January 9, 2021, 1-2 pm Saturday, January 23, 2021, 1-2 pm Are you looking for an opportunity to stimulate your preschool-age child's social, emotional, and cognitive development, but feeling cautious about enrolling your child in group-care? SMMS is offering a robust, hands-on Distance Learning program, tailored to be age-appropriate for 3-5 year olds. Join us for an Open House and hear about how SMMS is successfully engaging children in learning with small-group Zoom sessions, outdoor park gatherings, and…

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February 2021

Opal Beginning School: Virtual Information Sessions for 2021-22

February 20 @ 9:00 am - 10:15 am
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One event on March 6, 2021 at 9:00 am

(Virtual) Opal Beginning School, 4015 SW Canyon Road
Portland, OR 97221 United States
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FREE

VIRTUAL INFORMATION SESSIONS FOR PROSPECTIVE PARENTS & CAREGIVERS Opal Beginning School warmly invites prospective parents and other caregivers to join us for a free 2021 Virtual Information Session in February or March. Learn more about our tuition-based early childhood learning community for 3–5 year olds. Virtual Information Sessions for 2021-22: Saturday, February 20, 2021: 9:00 am–10:15 am Saturday, March 6, 2021: 9:00 am–10:15 am RSVP Link Opal School is grounded in the belief that education opens opportunities for all children to…

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March 2021

Opal Beginning School: Virtual Information Sessions for 2021-22

March 6 @ 9:00 am - 10:15 am
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One event on March 6, 2021 at 9:00 am

(Virtual) Opal Beginning School, 4015 SW Canyon Road
Portland, OR 97221 United States
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FREE

VIRTUAL INFORMATION SESSIONS FOR PROSPECTIVE PARENTS & CAREGIVERS Opal Beginning School warmly invites prospective parents and other caregivers to join us for a free 2021 Virtual Information Session in February or March. Learn more about our tuition-based early childhood learning community for 3–5 year olds. Virtual Information Sessions for 2021-22: Saturday, February 20, 2021: 9:00 am–10:15 am Saturday, March 6, 2021: 9:00 am–10:15 am RSVP Link Opal School is grounded in the belief that education opens opportunities for all children to…

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Summer at Delphian Virtual Open House

March 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Free

Virtual Open House Delphian School's summer program balances academic basics and a wide variety of elective offerings in a three to six week day and residential program for children ages 5-18, with boarding available to campers 8 years of age and older. Saturday, 13 March 2021 1pm PST Virtual Campus Tour led by student camp counselors Discussion and Q&A about our specialized afternoon camps with instructors Deep dive discussion into how we balance academics and the use of our 720 acre campus to create a…

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April 2021

MLA Elementary Live Virtual Open House

April 7 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Free

Join us for a live tour of our campuses! A panel of staff, PTO members, and parents will be available to answer questions and give you insights into our school culture as we virtually tour the campuses. MLA Elementary: April 7, 2021 at 6:30 pm Multnomah Learning Academy (MLA) is a public charter school operating in Reynolds School District, serving students K-8 in the greater Gresham/Troutdale area since 2001. To receive email reminders about our event and enrollment, register for…

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FAIS Virtual Open House (Preschool-Kindergarten)

April 8 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
(Virtual) French American International School, 8500 NW Johnson Street
Portland, OR 97229 United States
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Looking for in-person preschool or kindergarten for next year? Want to know more about inquiry-based learning and why immersion is so much more than learning another language?    Register for an April 8 Virtual Open House with French American International School -- who began a phased return to campus on Feb. 8!

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MLA Middle School Live Virtual Open House

April 8 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Free

Join us for a live tour of our campuses! A panel of staff, PTO members, and parents will be available to answer questions and give you insights into our school culture as we virtually tour the campuses. MLA Middle: April 8, 2021 at 6:30 pm Multnomah Learning Academy (MLA) is a public charter school operating in Reynolds School District, serving students K-8 in the greater Gresham/Troutdale area since 2001. To receive email reminders about our event and enrollment, register for…

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Virtual Open House at The International School

April 24 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Please rsvp here Get an education bigger than a neighborhood! Please join us to learn more about our innovative Spanish, Chinese, and Japanese immersion programs and inquiry-based International Baccalaureate methodology.   The event includes presentations by school leaders, a Q&A, and information about how to access further virtual resources about The International School. Please rsvp here

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September 2021

Farm & Forest Nature School Open House

September 3 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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One event on October 18, 2021 at 1:00 pm

Springville Farms, 12821 NW Springville Rd
Portland, OR 97229 United States

Welcome to our new preschool! Farm & Forest Nature School welcomes young learners ages 36 months through kindergarten. Meet Director Jes Smith, who comes to us with a decade of classroom experience, curriculum design, and organizational leadership. Building on her mindfulness curriculum and her experience incorporating gardening, outdoor learning, and chickens into her program, Teacher Jes is planning an immersive year, following the yearly rhythms of the seasons and the daily rhythms of the animals in our care, with a…

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October 2021

Virtual Open House

October 1 @ 9:00 am - October 21 @ 10:00 am
Free

Get an education bigger than a neighborhood! Please join us virtually to learn more about our innovative Spanish, Chinese, and Japanese immersion programs and inquiry-based International Baccalaureate methodology. The event includes presentations by school leaders and a Q&A session.

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Connect with Cedarwood: A Virtual Tour & Info Session

October 13 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Cedarwood Waldorf School, 3030 SW Second Avenue
Portland, OR 97201 United States
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Join in a virtual tour & info session to see if Cedarwood Waldorf School is a good fit for your family! Cedarwood is known for its uniquely contemporary expression of Waldorf education. This approach to learning is needed now more than ever. You're invited to learn more at Connect with Cedarwood: A cozy opportunity to chat with teachers, enjoy a virtual tour, and talk with the Enrollment Director -- all from the safety of your own home! ????Please RSVP to…

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Catlin Gabel On-Campus Open House

October 17 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Catlin Gabel School, 8825 SW Barnes Rd
Portland, OR 97225
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Free

We will be offering outdoor presentations, guided and self-guided campus tours, and information booths where you can find out more about the admission and financial assistance process, inclusion, student activities, after school programs, transportation, the Palma Scholars Program, and much more. Students applying to 6th-12th grade are welcome to attend with their families. We cannot, unfortunately, accommodate students applying to preschool-5th grade at this event but we welcome their families. To help you plan your time, we’ve organized events by…

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Farm & Forest Nature School Open House

October 18 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on October 18, 2021 at 1:00 pm

Springville Farms, 12821 NW Springville Rd
Portland, OR 97229 United States

Welcome to our new preschool! Farm & Forest Nature School welcomes young learners ages 36 months through kindergarten. Meet Director Jes Smith, who comes to us with a decade of classroom experience, curriculum design, and organizational leadership. Building on her mindfulness curriculum and her experience incorporating gardening, outdoor learning, and chickens into her program, Teacher Jes is planning an immersive year, following the yearly rhythms of the seasons and the daily rhythms of the animals in our care, with a…

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Arbor School Open House

October 24 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit and imagine your child in our beautiful setting, where students are involved in purposeful inquiry, joyful expression, and active stewardship of their learning.

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Oregon Episcopal School Open House

October 24 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
1436 SE Spokane St
Portland, Oregon 97202
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Free

Join us for an exploration of the many offerings at OES! Engage with students, teachers, and other community members to learn more about OES. The event will also give you an opportunity to chat with admissions associates about the admissions process and offerings like flexible tuition. October 24 at 1 p.m. PDT. Connect with faculty, current parents, and students Explore our Pre-K–Grade 12 program Join conversations with OES leadership and Admissions We will share more details about attending this year's event as…

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November 2021

PJA Virtual Open House – Middle School

November 8 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Hop on Zoom to learn all about PJA's Middle School, grades 6-8. Meet some of PJA's spectacular teachers. Hear from students and staff about why they love PJA. Learn more about PJA's unique curriculum. PJA provides an academically rich environment that supports each student’s personal growth and development, from 6 weeks through 8th grade. Our hands-on interdisciplinary curriculum emphasizes collaborative learning, critical thinking, and community engagement. At PJA, students are empowered to think for themselves and work for the world.

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Pilgrim Lutheran Christian School Open House

November 10 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Pilgrim Lutheran Christian School, 5650 SW Hall BLVD
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Free

The 2022-23' school year is quickly approaching! Come visit the school, meet our teachers and staff and see why students and their families love Pilgrim!  Please register via Eventbrite

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PJA Virtual Open House – Lower School

November 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Free

Hop on Zoom to learn all about PJA's Lower School, grades K-8. Meet some of PJA's spectacular teachers. Hear from students and staff about why they love PJA. Learn more about PJA's unique curriculum. PJA provides an academically rich environment that supports each student’s personal growth and development, from 6 weeks through 8th grade. Our hands-on interdisciplinary curriculum emphasizes collaborative learning, critical thinking, and community engagement. At PJA, students are empowered to think for themselves and work for the world.

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Renaissance School Virtual Open House

November 18 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
(Virtual) A Renaissance School of Arts and Sciences, 234 S. Bancroft St.
Portland, OR 97239 United States
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Free

We’re here to personally connect with you and help you learn about the Ren community and answer any questions you may have about our Lower School and Upper School. You can contact us to schedule a personal tour or join us on Thursday, November 18th or Thursday, December 16th from 6:30-7:30pm for a Virtual Open House. Please RSVP at renpdx.org/enrollment. Zoom Meeting details will be sent to those who RSVP.  For inquires, please contact [email protected] or call 971-221-2311. Thank you.

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