Our Mission

The Village Free School is a private, independent, non-profit school in Portland, Oregon. We operate democratically and provide traditional academics alongside holistic, informal character building for children ages 5 to 18.

Now Enrolling!

We have a limited number of open spaces, in all age groups, for enrollment in the 2018-2019 school year. Please visit our admissions page to learn more about how to reserve your family's spot, or email admissions@villagefreeschool.org with questions. 

 

 

Volunteer Opportunities

Curious to learn more about democratic education? Gain experience, insight, and practical skills by volunteering or interning at the Village Free School. Email info@villagefreeschool.org to learn more.

Statement of Non-discrimination

The Village Free School admits students of any race, color, religion, gender, disability, sexual orientation, or national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. This public benefit corporation does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, disability, sexual orientation, or national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs, employment policies, election of officers, membership, or election to the Council