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Congratulations to the Class of 2017!

Congratulations to the Class of 2017!

It is with great pride that we send this class of wonderful seniors out into the world! More than half of this graduating class have been at PWS since early childhood, and they take their next steps to college, work, and travel with a combined 160+ years as students...

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Welcome, Johanna Hibbard

It is with great joy that we announce our First Grade Class Teacher for the 2017-18 school year: Johanna Hibbard. Johanna joins our faculty with over ten years of teaching experience and a lifelong appreciation for the wonder and magic that can be perceived,...

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PWS Named 2017 US Department of Education Green Ribbon School

From the press release: The US Department of Education announced last week that Portland Waldorf School in Milwaukie, OR is among the 2017 US Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools (ED-GRS) award honorees. Portland Waldorf School (PWS) was nominated by the...

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The Kindergarten at Tree World

The Kindergarten at Tree World

Once a week, the kindergarten classes at PWS go to a magical place they call Tree World.  Just a five minute walk from school, and they are in a private, forested area. Once there, the children run, climb, build houses made of grass, whittle sticks, wade in the creek...

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It’s Senior Project Time!

It’s Senior Project Time!

Photo|Jesse Michener Each year, we are pleased to announce the presentation of senior projects. Based on their interests, each senior undertakes an independent research project that culminates in an essay, an activity (usually related), and an oral report. Seniors...

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