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4013 NE 18th Ave. | Portland, OR 97212
Phone: (503) 916-6181 | Fax: (503) 916-2669

Thursday, Friday no school

Nov. 26-27: No school in recognition of holiday. Happy Thanksgiving!

Thanks to the more than 3,000 people who attended meetings on enrollment balancing. Slideshow.  Growing Great Schools.

Welcome to Sabin K-8 IB School - An Outstanding Oregon School

School News & Announcements

SABIN SCHOOL:  IB World School - Primary and Middle Years Programmes

Sabin School is an authorized International Baccalaureate World School. All students in all grades receive the benefit of receiving an education based on the IB teaching principles and philosophy.


The Primary Years Programme (PYP) for pupils aged 5 to 12 focuses on the development of the whole child in the classroom and in the world outside.

Watch this VIDEO to see what a PYP classroom looks like.

The Middle Years Programme (MYP) for students aged 11 to 16 provides a framework of academic challenge and life skills through embracing and transcending traditional school subjects.

International Baccalaureate Mission Statement

The International Baccalaureate aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect.

To this end the organization works with schools, governments and international organizations to develop challenging programs of international education and rigorous assessment.

These programs encourage students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners who understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right.

International Baccalaureate Learner Profiles

The aim of all IB Programmes is to develop internationally minded people who, recognizing their common humanity and shared guardianship of the planet, help create a better and more peaceful world. IB learners strive to be:

  • INQUIRERS - Develop natural curiosity.
  • KNOWLEDGEABLE - Explore concepts, ideas and issues that have local and global significance.
  • THINKERS - Exercise initiative in applying thinking skills critically and creatively.
  • COMMUNICATORS - Understand and express ideas and information confidently.
  • PRINCIPLED - Act with integrity and honesty.
  • OPEN-MINDED - Understand and appreciate their own cultures and personal histories.
  • CARING - Show empathy, compassion and respect.
  • RISK-TAKERS - Approach unfamiliar situations with courage and thoughtfulness.
  • BALANCED - Understand the importance of intellectual, physical and emotional balance.
  • REFLECTIVE - Give thoughtful consideration to their own learning and experience.

Click here to download & print Sabin's full color, tri-fold IB Brochure

Click here to visit the International Baccalaureate official website

Principal Dauch

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Andrew Dauch, Principal

phone: 503-916-6181
e-mail: adauch@pps.net

Daily Schedule

8:20 a.m.  (6-8)  8:25 a.m. (K-5) First Bell
8:25 a.m.  (6-8)  8:30 a.m. (K-5)
Tardy Bell
11:25 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
4-8 Lunch/Recess
12:05 p.m. - 12:50 p.m.
K-3 Lunch/Recess
 3:00 p.m.  (6-8)  2:50 p.m. (K-5)
 Dismissal Bell

Sabin Calendar

PPS News

Language immersion students excel in reading

November 24, 2015
Fourth grade students in Chinese immersion at Woodstock School.

Students enrolled in PPS dual-language immersion programs – whether English speakers or English learners - significantly outpace their peers in reading, a big, new study released this fall found. 


Bond progress update, Fall 2015

November 24, 2015
A group of Roosevelt students receive an up close view of the construction process in early November.

The first new high school buildings in nearly 50 years are starting to rise out of the ground at both Roosevelt and Franklin high schools and master planning is progressing for Grant and about to launch for Benson, Lincoln and Madison high schools.


Get urgent news: Weather. Emergencies. Disasters.

November 24, 2015

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