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PK-5|Private
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School leader:  Robert Woods
025 SW Sherman Street
Portland, OR 97201

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(503) 226-2496
(503) 525-0142
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"True language immersion and inquiry-based International Baccalaureate."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    None
  • Transportation
    None
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Multiculturalism / Global, World languages
  • Arts
    None, Instrumental and theory music lessons...
  • World languages
    Chinese - Mandarin, Japanese, Spanish
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67 reviews

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Recent Comments


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · April 14, 2016
Our kids graduated not only fluent in Japanese but with a confidence level much higher than other kids their age. We feel fortunate to have sent our kids there.

Develops grit: Strongly agree
Submitted by a community member · December 15, 2015
The Mandarin language requires intense study and commitment, plus an open mind to other cultures and learning.

Overall:
Submitted by a community member · December 15, 2015
As a new family to the school, we are able to compare with where we were before. In short, TIS is amazing! The administrative staff is helpful and welcoming, and the teachers have gone above and beyond to help us adjust, catch up, and soar. Thank... more

Overall:
Submitted by a parent · October 19, 2015
We are new to The International School this year but could not be more impressed with the school nor more grateful to have found it! The school community is vibrant, from the positive school leaders and various admin team members to the staff to... more

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At The International School, children acquire language and culture as they learn to pursue knowledge beyond the classroom and throughout life. Students are immersed in Spanish, Japanese or Chinese while receiving a comprehensive education through our inquiry-based International Baccalaureate curriculum. Our small classes and international faculty provide a warm, multicultural environment that engages students in math, science, social studies and arts.

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The International School
025 SW Sherman Street, Portland, OR  97201
Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 67 reviews. (503) 226-2496
Last modified The International School is a Private school that serves grades PK-5
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