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

The 2016/2017 school year ending has arrived…

Dear Earth School Families & Staff: We come to another end of the school year and I want to remind you of a few events.  Our 8th year graduation is tomorrow, Thursday at 2:00.  We congratulate...
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Upcoming Ethics Classes

The following Ethic Classes are being offered. This is a required class for all who are chaperoning and volunteering to help with classroom E2s and field trips. This class only needs to be taken...
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Weekly Parent Community Update – April 26 2017

Hello FMES Community, First of all, a huge thank you to Rachel Arnold for all of her hard work in successfully establishing the role of Volunteer Coordinator. Her contributions to FMES have been...
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