Welcome to Sauvie Island Academy!

We are a K-8 public charter school located on scenic Sauvie Island just outside of Portland, Oregon. Through the philosophy of place-based education, Sauvie Island Academy offers a unique educational experience to all our students. We give our students the opportunity to learn through the values of stewardship and by using the community and natural surroundings as a learning environment that extends beyond the classroom, immersing children in the local heritage and cultural landscape.

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Exciting News!! Here is the rendering of the new building for 6th-8th grades!

New Building!
New Building!Thank you, Joyce Miller Owens Foundation!

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Dear SIA families,

We currently have a student who is need of assistance with transportation from the bus hub in Scappoose to St Helens on Wed, Thurs, and Fri afternoons.

If this is something you can assist with please contact me and I will put you in touch with the family so that you can coordinate together.

Beyond this immediate need, we periodically have students who find themselves in need of help with transportation. I would like to have an up to date list of families who are willing to help as the need arises. If this is something that you would consider helping with please send me your contact information as well as your location, (Island, Scappoose, St Helens, North Portland, Rainier, etc.), and the days you might be available. This does not need to be a commitment to help at this point, it's just helpful to have a starting place when helping with logistics.

Thank you so much for your consideration.

Casey Jolissaint
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Hello SIA community!

Harvest Festival is coming November 3rd! Festivities will be open to students from 2:15-2:45 and then to the community from 3-5. We have lots of fun activities this year! We are looking for 25-30 volunteers to help things run smoothly! We will have two shifts, 1:30-3:30 and 3:30 to 5:30. If you can only do a portion of that time, please indicate. Please follow this link Harvest Festival Sign Up to sign up! lm.facebook.com/l.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fgoo.gl%2Fforms%2F0czXft7K3XUeiZzN2&h=ATP8L0WXGDq_CJZsHO1mK-...
If you have troubles with the link, feel free to send an email to Kim and Carrie at volunteers@sauvieislandacademy.org. Spread the word to you local communities!
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Sauvie Island Academy – 14445 NW Charlton Rd, Portland, OR 97231 – Phone: (503) 621-342 – email