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.

Limited Enrollment 

Currently, there are a handful of open spaces for enrollment at the Village Free School. To begin the enrollment process for your family, check out our Admissions Process page.

Free School 101

Our next Free School 101 will be held Thursday, February 19th at 6pm.  This is an informational session and open house in which interested families and community members can learn more about our program, ask questions, and spend time in our space.  If you are interested in attending, please RSVP by sending an email to info@villagefreeschool.org or call 503-788-3935.

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