All Students gain new skills and confidence through dance, music, art, and theater classes. Northwest Academy attracts both students with and without an existing interest in the arts.
In addition to Community Service requirements in both the middle and high school, the entire school participates in service days during the year.
Students utilize the Central Library, Portland State University, and nearby museums and performing arts centers.
Northwest Academy is committed to inspiring students to discover their intellectual and artistic voices in a creative and supportive atmosphere fueled by curiosity and constructive challenge.