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|

The National Merit Scholarships Knock at PAA’s Door

We’re thrilled to announce and celebrate one of our incredible students.

Silas Enjel, a senior, received a remarkable score on his PSAT, taken in 2017. His score was so remarkable that the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) recognized Silas’ achievement and named […]

By |October 8th, 2018|

Who Doesn’t Love a Surprise?!

During an all school assembly today (October 4), students were formally introduced to someone they’ve already known for a long time.
Mrs. Peinado, their caring teacher, energetic vice principal, a champion of learning, and a cheerleader to all is now known […]

By |October 4th, 2018|

Mechelle Peinado Appointed Interim Principal

Last night, the Portland Adventist Academy board voted unanimously to name Mechelle Peinado as interim principal for the 2018-19 school year.
During a staff meeting this afternoon, PAA teachers and staff met with Gale Crosby from the Oregon Conference Office of […]

By |October 3rd, 2018|

New Job Postings at PAA

Applications will be evaluated as they are submitted.
Job postings will be removed from this page as positions are filled.

Support Staff  / Facilities Assistant (Part Time)
Contact Darcie Hordofa to apply for this position.
Office: 503.255.8372  x215 / Email: dhordofa@paasda.org

POSITION SUMMARY:
The full job […]

By |October 3rd, 2018|

Postponed! International Food Festival is Coming Spring 2019

UPDATE! 

The International Food Festival has been posteponed for a future date yet to be determined. 

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We’re having an International Food Festival […]

By |October 1st, 2018|

Principal Search Update

October 3 – Principal Search Update
On October 2, 2018, the Portland Adventist Academy board unanimously voted to name Mechelle Peinado interim principal for the remainder of the 2018-19 school year. 

The search for a permanent principal will resume in January. All […]

By |September 26th, 2018|

Pray for PAA with Moms in Prayer

Our school family is blessed to have a caring team of Moms in Prayer. We encourage our PAA moms, grandmas, aunts, and friends to join Linda Mackett each Monday at 8:30am here at PAA as she leads this dedicated group […]

By |September 12th, 2018|

Three Things to do to Keep PAA Safe

In effort to keep our students safe and our campus secure we need your teamwork! Here are three ways you can help.

1) Join the Chorus of Concerns regarding Homeless Camps

The dangers that can arise from homeless camps near our school […]

By |August 15th, 2018|

U.S. History Tour Summer 2019 – What to Expect

NOTE: While this class is currently full, you’re welcome to put your name on a waiting list in case a spot opens up. Sign up: HERE.

By completing the 2019 Summer U.S. History Class, you’ll fulfill an entire year of U.S. History credit […]

By |August 15th, 2018|

PAA Highlights at the NAD Teachers’ Convention

The North American Division 2018 Teachers’ Convention comes to an end today.

Thousands of Adventists teachers and principals from all over the country have been meeting this week to learn, grow, and be inspired.

At this year’s convention, our Spanish teacher, Rita Barrett, […]

By |August 9th, 2018|

PAA’s Pastor Stephen Lundquist Receives National Award for Excellence

Pastor Stephen Lundquist, Portland Adventist Academy (PAA) Bible teacher and Religion Department Chair, was honored Tuesday night, August 7, 2018, with an Excellence in Teaching Award from the Alumni Awards Foundation (AAF). He was recognized for demonstrating outstanding professionalism, creativity, […]

By |August 7th, 2018|