Students utilize the Central Library, Portland State University, and nearby museums and performing arts centers.
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.
With classes ranging from Darkroom Tech to Robotics to Improv, students can explore visual, performing, and media arts.
Friday Lunch events include everything from distinguished guest speakers (such as University of Oregon President and Multnomah County District Attorney) to friendly games of dodgeball.