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Oct 30, 2012 |

Julie Ellington

JULIE ELLINGTON has taught at the university, middle school, and high school levels for the past ten years in the U.S. and abroad. Her academic and professional credentials are in sociolinguistics, rhetoric and composition, literary theory, language acquisition, and world literature, which she earned at various institutions, including Oregon State University, Portland State University, Université de Poitiers, La Sorbonne, and the University of Tunis. When not in the classroom, Julie can be found writing or tending to her urban organic farm. Julie has been with Northwest Academy since 2006.

  • Outstanding After-School Classes

    With classes ranging from Darkroom Tech to Robotics to Improv, students can explore visual, performing, and media arts.

    Outstanding After-School Classes
  • Find Your Community

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

    Find Your Community
  • Community Service

    In addition to Community Service requirements in both the middle and high school, the entire school participates in service days during the year.

    Community Service
    Service Day at The Audubon Society
  • Exceptional Faculty

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

    Exceptional Faculty
    Teachers As Mentors