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Portland International Community School

Portland International Community School is a coeducational private traditional school for students in grades 9 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Urban

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Overview

Portland International Community School says

Portland International Community School(PICS), working in partnership with Portland Public Schools, is an alternative high school that provides an effective learning environment for students of diverse cultural experiences. At PICS, students can work at appropriate skill levels, attend classes designed to meet their needs and receive the academic and personal support they require to succeed in school. PICS received an Excellence on Partnerships for Student Learning award from Portland State University. PICS was one of only two such award recipients this year, the other being the Forest Park Stewardship Program. The school serves up to 75 bicultural, bilingual students (ages 14 to 20) who are not succeeding in a mainstream school. All classes at PICS emphasize English literacy skills. Classes offered include math, health, computers, science, art, physical education, history, literature, speech, yearbook and women's studies. PICS teachers come from varied backgrounds. They are qualified, dedicated professionals, experienced working with youth in multi-cultural settings. Many are bicultural and/or bilingual. Portland International Community School(PICS), working in partnership with Portland Public Schools, is an alternative high school that provides an effective learning environment for students of diverse cultural experiences. At PICS, students can work at appropriate skill levels, attend classes designed to meet their needs and receive the academic and personal support they require to succeed in school. PICS received an Excellence on Partnerships for Student Learning award from Portland State University. PICS was one of only two such award recipients this year, the other being the Forest Park Stewardship Program. The school serves up to 75 bicultural, bilingual students (ages 14 to 20) who are not succeeding in a mainstream school. All classes at PICS emphasize English literacy skills. Classes offered include math, health, computers, science, art, physical education, history, literature, speech, yearbook and women's studies. PICS teachers come from varied backgrounds. They are qualified, dedicated professionals, experienced working with youth in multi-cultural settings. Many are bicultural and/or bilingual.

Finance

Finance

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (503) 232-5334
Email
  [email protected]

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 42
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 4
10 3
11 6
12 12
Ungraded 17

Portland International Community School's enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Portland International Community School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 9 : 1
Gender 31% Male / 69% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 14%
Hispanic/Latino 33%
Black or African American 21%
Asian 31%
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