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News and Events



Oct 30, 2018 |

Improv Showcase – November 8 @7:00 PM

MORE IMPROV! Did you miss Northwest Academy’s first improv show of the season? Never fear! We’re back! Join us in the Blue Box Theatre on Thursday, November 8 for something we promise you’ve never seen before. Don’t miss it! Thursday, November 8, 7:00 PM Blue Box Theatre 1130 SW Main St. Tickets (at the door):… Read More


Arts Week

May 11, 2018 |

ARTS WEEK 2018 – May 21-25, 2018

Join us in celebrating the artistic endeavors of our incredibly talented and creative singers, dancers, visual artists, poets, musicians, theatre artists, writers, photographers, and media artists with this week-long celebration.  DYNAMO showcases our middle school student-artists and ESPRIT showcases our high school student-artists. When DYNAMO Tuesday, May 22rd at 7pm  Wednesday, May 23rd at 7pm Purchase DYNAMO Tickets ESPRIT… Read More


  • You Are More Than Just a Test Score or a Grade Point Average.

    Our admissions process is designed to help us get to know each student through a classroom visit, the student’s written work, and entrance exams written and evaluated by our teachers.

    You Are More Than Just a Test Score or a Grade Point Average.
  • Exceptional Faculty

    Teachers include professional artists, writers, and performers as well as former college instructors.

    Exceptional Faculty
    Teachers As Mentors
  • Creativity Matters Here

    We value creative, independent thought in both our academic and arts classes.

    Creativity Matters Here
  • Find Your Community

    Students utilize the Central Library, Portland State University, and nearby museums and performing arts centers.

    Find Your Community