A Remarkably Different Education


Children's House

2.5 – 6 yrs

Lower Elementary

Grades 1- 3

Upper Elementary

Grades 4 – 6

St. Francis Academy

Grades 7 & 8

About FMES

The Franciscan Montessori Earth School/St. Francis Academy offers a Remarkably Different education to children in the pre-school, elementary and middle school levels. Small class size, before/after care, and a curriculum including foreign language instruction, gardening education and Earth Experiences are available on 10 picturesque acres in SE Portland.

From Our Blog

40th Anniversary Celebration Photos

What an absolutely amazing day for the Earth School! The 40th Anniversary celebration, held at the Franciscan Montessori Earth School, attracted members of the community from far and wide, from the...

Weekly update from Sister Therese Gutting

Dear Earth School Families & Staff: "A single sunbeam is enough to drive away many shadows." St. Francis We are home and all seems well. All of us are extremely grateful for the tremendous...

Immunization Reports for Franciscan Montessori Earth School & Multnomah County

Preschool Children K-12 Students [pdf-embedder...