St. Clare School is a Kindergarten through Eighth grade Catholic School in the SW Portland area. Our parish includes over 1,000 families and our school serves 230 students, with an average class size of 25. In addition, St. Clare Preschool offers an infant through Pre-K program. At St. Clare School, we provide our students an excellent education with a foundation of faith, promoting growth and a focusing on service to others. Our mission is dedicated to the spiritual and educational development of the whole child.
Our families cite academic excellence, a safe, supportive environment, and strong Catholic faith formation, all underpinned by the strength of the St. Clare community, as the top reasons they send their children to St. Clare School – “the small school with the big heart!”
We welcome you to explore our virtual Open House, meet our amazing teachers, hear from some parents and students, and learn more about what we have to offer. We look forward to meeting you and welcoming you to our community.