Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

Vernon Logo - ibVernon School

Every day, every child, a success!

2044 NE Killingsworth | Portland, OR 97211
Phone: (503) 916-6415 | Fax: (503) 916-2678

About Us

Did you know that Vernon School...

...is 108 years old?  Our colors are purple and white, and our mascot is the OWL?

...is an authorized K-8 International Baccalaureate (IB) school?

...offers PE, Art, Music, Spanish, Mandarin Chinese?

...has a School Gardens group that meets for a garden party one Saturday morning a month?

...is the Chess for Success Regional 2009 Chess Team Champions?

...honors its diversity through cultural events and appreciations?

...boasts a healthy, strong, enthusiastic network of parent & community support?

...has a Principal, Assistant Principal, Faculty and PTA that work together to grow successful students?

...had volunteers spruce up the school and build TWO learning gardens?

Teachers meet in teams each week to provide consistency in curriculum and expectations throughout the school. They analyze data from student assessments to make instructional improvements throughout the year.  Vernon began the progress required to become an International Baccalaureate School in 2007 and became fully authorized K-8 in 2014.