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Debbie Johnson will take the lead at Oregon Trail Academy - OTSD Announcement! “In 2009, Oregon Trail School District Teaching and Learning Director Debbie Johnson worked with a committee of local educators and community members to develop a proposal for an International Baccalaureate school. After being awarded a state charter school grant to fund the proposal, Oregon Trail Academy (OTA) opened for grades K-3 in fall […]
Oregon Private College Week 2017 -   You are invited to come ask questions and discover why an Oregon private college is right for you. Sessions held concurrently on 12 campuses statewide, beginning at 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Campus tours and informational meetings help students discover just what they’re looking for in a four-year college — especially for students who are early in their […]
Auction! Time is Running out for Tickets!! - Auction day is fast approaching! Tickets and tables available until April 28th.   Catalog is now online and will be updated frequently as new items are added; check back often! 2017 Spring Auction Saturday, May 13, 2017 Persimmon Country Club Schedule of Events: 5pm  Doors and silent auction open Wine and beer walls are […]
Chinese Cultural Summer Camp - Come join the fun and exciting Chinese youth summer camp hosted by the Greater Portland Association of Chinese Language Schools.  Programs are diverse, entertaining, and educational.  Classes are taught by native speakers and specialty trained native guest instructors from Overseas Community Affairs Council, Republic of China (Taiwan).  Activities include Chinese folk art, Chinese folk sport, […]
OTA Site Council! - We are forming a Site Council for the 2017-18 School Year!  Our Site Council will meet monthly – date and time to be determined once the group finalizes membership. The Role of the School Site Council Site Council plays an important role in decision making about the School Improvement Plan.  Below you can find out […]
STEM Revolution! Camps at OTA! - Due to popular request we are looking for summer camps for OTA families that can be offered on the OTA campus.  Here is a fantastic opportunity from our robotics community connections! Survey link at the end! Calling all engineers, designers, artists, and innovators- grades K-12!  Are you interested in Virtual Reality, Minecraft, or designing your […]
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Oregon Trail Academy is an International Baccalaureate World School PYP, MYP, and DP.  We are unique in providing an IB inquiry based, trans-disciplinary curriculum framework that emphasizes critical thinking skills, in depth learning and global perspectives.  We are the only K-High School in situ International Baccalaureate school in the Northwest.  Due to our unique program, we are a school of choice.

Our rigorous program includes:

  • Mandarin instruction each day, beginning in Kindergarten
  • Arts, Music, and Technology
  •  Classes designed to prepare students for the rigors of an IB Diploma (Enrollment cap: 27/grade)
  • An engaged community of families
Our school values the feedback of all our stakeholders. Please use the link below to submit any questions or comments for Oregon Trail Academy.

The regular school schedule is 7:45am to 2:45pm.


Primary Programme
Middle School Programme
Diploma Programme