PAA Celebrates Mechelle Peinado’s Acceptance to Lead as Principal

Portland Adventist Academy is pleased and blessed to share the news that Mechelle Peinado has been named principal.
Read the Oregon Conference Education Department’s official announcement HERE.
(Read the timeline of the principal search HERE.)
Dan Nicola, Associate Superintendent of Education at the […]

By |April 16th, 2019|

Mark Kooy is Retiring!

Have you heard?!
Mr. Kooy is ready to retire!
You’re invited to a . . .
Retirement Reception

Saturday May 4, 2:30pm

Portland Adventist Academy
1500 SE 96th Ave
Portland,OR  97216

For over 30 years, Mr. Kooy has been making his mark on the hearts of students and […]

By |April 12th, 2019|

PAASS Golf Tournament, Sunday May 5

Portland Adventist Academy cordially invites you to be a part of the PAA Student Scholarship Golf Tournament at Glendoveer Golf Course (east). Join us for a round of golf, contests, prizes and lunch following the round.
7:30 AM—Registration
8:30 AM—Shotgun Start
Awards Luncheon […]

By |April 12th, 2019|

Principal Search Update – April 5

April 16 – Announcement: Mechelle Peinado Named Principal

Read the announcement from the Oregon Conference HERE.
Read Portland Adventist Academy’s news HERE.

April 5 – Principal Search Update

Dear PAA family,
We want to provide an update on where we are with the principal interviews. […]

By |March 29th, 2019|

One Project and Eight PAA Students

Last month, Pastor Mackenzie traveled to California with eight PAA students. Their final destination was The Crosswalk Church in Redlands for the annual *One Project conference.

This group of students were selected because of their dedication to spiritual leadership at PAA. […]

By |March 4th, 2019|

A Once in a Lifetime High School Experience

At Portland Adventist Academy, we’re blessed to have so many ambitious students considering careers in healthcare. We’re also incredibly lucky to have an exceptional neighbor in Adventist Health!

Last spring, a group of PAA students took part in Adventist Health’s first Student […]

By |January 11th, 2019|

Your Gift Makes a Difference!

As we welcome 2019 we both thank you for your previous gifts and THANK  YOU for your continued support.

Your gift is an investment in students. It helps prepare them for the kingdom of Jesus Christ. It equips them to serve in our […]

By |December 27th, 2018|

Website: Under Construction!

The good news: PAA’s website is getting some much needed updates!

The bad news: The good news means there will be occasional hiccups with image displays, missing pages or content, and the calendar feed.

This week (December 3-7): The school’s google calendar, […]

By |December 3rd, 2018|

PAA Welcomes Sam Vigil Jr., CFRE

Portland Adventist Academy welcomes Sam Vigil Jr., Certified Fund Raising Executive, as the new Director of Development.

“We are thrilled Sam is joining our PAA Cougar family,” says Mechelle Peinado, interim principal. “Sam has experience in all aspects of development, from […]

By |November 28th, 2018|

Thanks to our PAASS Donors!

Today, more than 100 of our students are getting a Christ-centered, character-driven education because of YOU and our entire giving community!

Thanksgiving is in our hearts for those who give to the Portland Adventist Academy Student Scholarship (PAASS) and for the […]

By |November 15th, 2018|

Did you hear our radio ads?

Did you hear our commercial on 104.1 The Fish?  Then you already know what to do!  Click HERE to sign up for a campus tour, to meet our principal and teachers, or to shadow a student
through an entire day of school […]

By |November 14th, 2018|

PAA Needs YOU for PAASS!

It’s time again for the annual Portland Adventist Academy Student Scholarship auction! 

Join us on November 11 for an evening of fun, friendship, and fundraising at PAA!

Doors open at 4:30pm to the Silent Auction accompanied by live music and delightful horderves.

Dinner begins at 6pm […]

By |October 17th, 2018|