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

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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Weekly Parent & Volunteer Updates

Greetings FMES Community, On the heels of Sister Therese's announcement of our new Volunteer Coordinator, Romila Kim, this will be my last weekly update as your current coordinator. It has been my...
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