Teachers include professional artists, writers, and performers as well as former college instructors.
Northwest Academy commitment to small classes and access to faculty help students succeed at high levels.
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.
Students utilize the Central Library, Portland State University, and nearby museums and performing arts centers.
In addition to Community Service requirements in both the middle and high school, the entire school participates in service days during the year.