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Portland Adventist Academy

Portland Adventist Academy is a coeducational private Adventist traditional school for students in grades 9 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Urban

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Overview

Overview

Portland Adventist Academy says

Portland Adventist Academy motivates students to seek challenges beyond their required class work and to become creative, original and disciplined thinkers. PAA strives to initiate leadership potential and provide opportunities for growth and maturity. Seniors score high on national academic tests, giving them more scholarship opportunities and sending more than 90% of them on to college each year. PAA offers two AP classes, three college credit classes, and five honors classes. SAT scores, based on five year averages have increased 77 points over the last 5 years versus only 1 and 2 point increases for Oregon and the nation. PAA's average composite ACT score for last 5 years (2003-2008) is 22.2 while the national is 20.9.

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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) 255-8372
Email
  [email protected]

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 217
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 50
10 51
11 53
12 61
Ungraded 2

Portland Adventist Academy's relatively even 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 Adventist Academy's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 13 : 1
Gender 50% Male / 50% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 59%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1%
Multi-racial 9%
Hispanic/Latino 9%
Black or African American 3%
Asian 18%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1%

Extracurriculars

  • Basketball
  • Climbing
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • Soccer
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Climbing
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Volleyball

Associations & Memberships

General Conference of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church (GCSDAC)

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