Academics

How PAA Students are Helping Refugees In Colombia

Practical application of what students are learning is part of PAA's growth as a Project Based Learning school. Coupled with Mission Focused Learning, students are growing their Christ-centered and character-driven values from the inside out.  Portland Adventist Academy Spanish teacher,

By |November 5th, 2019|

How PAA Embraces Mobile Learning

Are you or someone interested in learning more about PAA's one-to-one classrooms and Project Based Learning model? Book a personal tour or a student shadow day (HERE) to get a close up look.  This school year at Portland Adventist Academy,

By |October 7th, 2019|

Calling All Student Healthcare Leaders

Calling all students thinking about a future career in healthcare!   Adventist Health/OHSU is providing another opportunity this fall for students to see if the healthcare field is something they want to do. To join the Student Health Care Leaders

By |August 30th, 2019|

PAA Welcomes New Teachers!

We are excited to introduce our two new teachers! Jim Hughes joins us as a full time art teacher. He has already spent hours in the PAA art lab along side our beloved retiring teacher, Mr. Kooy. As an accomplished

By |July 23rd, 2019|

Meet Mr. Hughes

Jim Hughes (left) loves making memories in the outdoors with his family. Meet Mr. Hughes Jim Hughes comes to PAA from Campion Academy in Colorado to be our full-time Art teacher. He holds a bachelor’s degree in art

By |July 22nd, 2019|

Meet Ms. Parra

Meet Ms. Parra Portland Adventist Academy is pleased to welcome Nathalia Parra. She'll be teaching English I as well as English Language Learning (ELL) for the International Student Program. “We are thrilled to have Nathalia join us at PAA,” says

By |July 22nd, 2019|

25 Ways to Keep College Costs Down!

Plan now. Live better. Wondering how to pay for college? Not sure where to start? Walla Walla University's online guide to paying for college makes it easier than ever to get answers and find resources. You’ll find insider tips on how to

By |February 22nd, 2019|

Spanish Students Explore Hispanic Culture

Students enrolled in Spanish classes at Portland Adventist Academy celebrated Hispanic Heritage and Cultures (mid-September through mid October) through events, contests, and special cultural experiences supported by the school’s chapter of the national Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica (SHH), an Honor Society

By |November 1st, 2018|