This year has been undeniably unusual; it's been downright CRAZY! For PAA, those challenges include the complicated endeavor to build a school community and culture when everyone is doing school from home. But we believe challenges are opportunities in disguise!
PAASS Auction 2020 Coming to You Online SAVE THE DATE! November 8 6-7:30pm The 2020 PAA Student Scholarship Auction, “Be True to Your School,” is coming to a screen near you. There is no cost to join this virtual event.
PAA PARENT WORKSHOP Tuesday, October 20 at 7pm Curiosity and Questions: Engaging in Meaningful Conversations Our nation's current social unrest provides a timely opportunity for connection and understanding. This is a moment to engage your teenager in rich conversation, to share
We are about to do ANOTHER new and adventurous thing together . . .Parent-Teacher Conferences via Zoom!Parent-teacher conferences are on Wednesday, October 14 from 4 to 8pm.If you'd like to connect with your child's teachers, please schedule a time to
Grappling with a pandemic and distance-learning is hard. Add area wild-fires and home evacuations and Portland Adventist Academy students undoubtedly carry the weight of loss into their virtual classrooms. High and hot winds ignited fires that forced many students
Do you use Amazon.com? There is a very simple way to support PAA every time you shop there! Sign up for AmazonSmile and search for Portland Adventist Academy under charitable organizations. Amazon will then donate a percentage of your purchases to PAA. You can
PC: freepik.com When students feel safe and well, they are better able to learn! That's why PAA teachers and staff spend hours each summer completing safety training courses and certifications. Here is YOUR opportunity to learn more about
Ten Portland Adventist Academy students made school history this summer. They were the first to attend in-person class during the coronavirus pandemic. As Oregon health authorities began to lift stay home orders in June, small groups were allowed to meet
July 29, 2020 Good Afternoon PAA Family, Yesterday, Oregon's governor, Kate Brown, shared new guidelines for Oregon schools which apply to PAA, and I would like to share with you. We now have three metrics to follow in order
“He prepared the way before we could even imagine it,” said Portland Adventist Academy principal, Mechelle Peinado. As Oregon state and health authorities laid out plans in March to mitigate the coronavirus pandemic, schools, churches, sporting events, and spring break
We'll continue providing relevant and useful resources for life during the COVID-19 pandemic. Stay Home or Wear a Mask. Be Well. Local, State, and Federal Government COVID-19 Information Blue Print for Opening Schools COVID-19 Symptoms (should I call my doctor?)
UPDATED 8.12.20 PAA will not be able to meet for in-person learning for the first week of school. We will only meet for in-person instruction when Oregon's state coronavirus metrics are in compliance (info to follow the metrics). We will