It Was a Good Week at PAA

The week of April 15 to 19, 2019 will go down in our history as a powerful week. From a special staff led week of worship to major decisions made to move our school forward to a brighter future, we […]

By |April 19th, 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|

In Sam’s Words

Portland Adventist Academy recently welcomed Sam Vigil Jr., Certified Fund Raising Executive, as the school’s new development director. Before the news was announced, we asked Sam to share a bit more about his purpose as a fund raising executive and […]

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|

Over $100,000 Raised for Students!

Thank you to our generous and loving  community who came together to break the record in giving at our annual auction!
Together, you gave more than $103,000 to the Portland Adventist Academy Student Scholarship (PAASS), directly impacting 80 PAA students this […]

By |November 12th, 2017|


Portland Adventist Academy recently said goodbye to five incredible staff members. Each of their contributions at PAA have been a gift to our students and staff  and we are forever grateful for their dedicated service to this special community.

Ty Johnson
For 11 […]

By |June 16th, 2017|

How YOU can support PAA’s Food Revolution

Hi! I’m Chef Stef and, as you may have heard, I’m trying to do something new and exciting for our students. As a culinary student, I did my internship with Chef Ann in Boulder, Colorado. She is one of the leaders […]

By |December 8th, 2016|

PAASS Provides Miracles

“During the recession, we lost our home,” says Sharon*, mother of a Portland Adventist Academy student. “We had to move and my son Tim* had to attend new schools. It was hard on him. He lost confidence. He was bullied […]

By |October 31st, 2016|

PAA Annual Ladies Tea Party

By |March 17th, 2016|

Goodbye to Five of our Beloved

This summer, we say goodbye to five great people who served our school with passion and purpose.

Sean Chiasson is a young man dedicated to personal and collective growth.

During his three years at PAA, he brought this wisdom to the Campus Ministries department […]

By |July 1st, 2015|

Third Grader Empties Piggy Bank for PAA Mission Trip

The story of a little child’s recent sacrifice has been rippling through the halls of PAA, reminding us that gifts of all sizes are powerful.

Sarah, a PAA sophomore, has been eagerly planning to be a part of PAA’s annual mission […]

By |February 26th, 2015|

Priceless Auction Basketball

Recently, at our annual auction for the Portland Adventist Academy Student Scholarship (PAASS) the crowd paused during the excitement of the live auction to hear from Kelsey Duran, a Senior benefiting from PAASS.

The audience learned all about Kelsey. She was […]

By |December 31st, 2014|