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Chapman Elementary School

7
8 reviews
Grades
K-5
Students
532
Type
Public
1445 Northwest 26th Avenue
Portland, OR 97210
(503) 916-6295

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Chapman Elementary School
Based on data from the 2017 school year

Community Reviews

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Our son just completed his Kindergarten year, and we have been so impressed with Chapman. He has an IEP, and contrary to the horror stories we have heard, our IEP process was smooth and congenial. Despite the large class sizes, the teachers are patient, good-humored, and creative and the school has been able to attract excellent classroom support teams. The principal is very accessible, and the building itself is well-maintained yet still very classic Portland.
Posted by a parent on 6/16/2015
I came here for my second year of Kindergarten in special ed. The teacher was and the paraeducators were great. The teacher was hilarious and she had classroom pets. The learning activities were fun and the school has really good art. The school building looks amazing and vintage, especially the front of the school. I also enjoyed the open houses and arts programs.
Posted by a community member on 1/25/2015
I have two sons attending Chapman and they have had a wonderful experience here. The teachers are attentive, involved and sincerely care about the students. My experience with the Principal has been very warm and compassionate, as well. Ms. Brand in the Special Education Department has made an incredible difference in one of my son's learning experience. Great community involvement and parent volunteers. One cannot talk about Chapman without mentioning the Swifts that roost in the chimney every fall, which is just an added little bonus!
Posted by a parent on 10/13/2014
It is a wonderful school, where parents and school work together and so many activities, field trips, events going on throughout the school year that help strengthen the community.
Posted by a parent on 10/6/2013
Chapman Elementary School Portland, Oregon Just the fact that my grandson couldn't wait to go back to school this fall says volumes about the quality of education at Chapman Elementary School in Portland, Oregon! He was hoping he would be assigned to a 2nd grade class in a portable classroom. He got his wish, which was an added plus! Chapman invites all of the students Grandparents to visit Chapman for Grandparents Day every fall. It is held on Halloween; complete with a fabulous all school and staff Halloween Parade along with a classroom visitation after the parade!
Posted by a community member on 9/29/2013

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Portland schools - Chapman Elementary School is located at 1445 Northwest 26th Avenue, Portland OR 97210. Chapman Elementary School is in the Portland School District 1j. Chapman Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K-5.

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