Cellphone Ban Transforms Mt. Scott School Days

by Jake Arnold, Oregon School Boards Association Students waiting for the Mt. Scott Learning Center school day to start gathered in the cafeteria on a recent morning. They played table tennis and pool, chatted at tables or gathered around a student playing a piano in the corner. Not a cellphone […]

Students receive Future Connect scholarship

Nine students from Mt. Scott Learning Center have been awarded the 2023-24 Future Connect Scholarship sponsored through the City of Portland and Portland Community College (PCC). Congratulations Dorian Bracewell-Stokes, Bohdon Santiago, Harley Beach, Liam Pearson, Jaidyn Grahn, Esther Sanchez, Grace Reeves, Devo Whittam, and Hailey Sturgeon on earning the award. […]

Mt. Scott names Fisher Scholarship recipients

Mt. Scott Learning Center (MSLC) seniors Isabelle Brennan (at right in top photo) and Grace Reeves have been named this year’s recipients of the Fisher Scholarship, named in honor of long-time MSLC board members and supporters Mark and Sue Fisher. The two $2,500 scholarships are awarded each year to two […]

Congratulations to the Class of 2023!

We were thrilled to honor another outstanding group of high school graduates on Saturday, June 3, 2023, at Warner Pacific University’s McGuire Auditorium. This year’s talented, resilient and appreciative collection of Mt. Scott seniors received diplomas at the graduation ceremony, which highlighted the individual and group accomplishments of the Class […]

Giving season is here!

At Mt. Scott we’re used to doing a lot with a little. So a gift to our school makes a real difference, whether we’re adding new books to our library, buying students lunch on a college campus visit, or making sure everyone’s laser pointer is still working. These little things […]

The 2022 Give!Guide is now live!

Willamette Week’s Give!Guide is now live and we’re so excited to be a part of it! Now through the end of the year you can support holistic, student-centered education at Mt. Scott by making your gift at www.giveguide.org. When you give through the Give!Guide you will: Be entered to win […]

Find us in this year’s Give!Guide!

We are so thrilled to be sharing space in this year’s Willamette Week’s Give!Guide with over 200 other nonprofits making a difference for Portland communities! The Give!Guide is Willamette Week’s annual effort to raise funds for, and draw attention to, the good works of local nonprofits. You can find Mt. […]

Enrollment openings for 2022-23!

We have enrollment openings for all grades for the upcoming school year and we are accepting Student Interest Forms all summer! What sets Mt. Scott apart from other schools? Small class sizes = lots of teacher attention! We strive to keep all classes to no more than 20 students.Teachers and […]

Mt. Scott honors 2022 graduates at special ceremony

We were thrilled to honor another outstanding group of high school graduates on Saturday, June 4, 2022, at Warner Pacific University’s McGuire Auditorium! Forty-nine students received diplomas at the graduation ceremony, which highlighted the individual and group accomplishments of the Class of 2022. After a challenging two years for everyone […]