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

Weekly Parent Updates & Volunteer Opportunities March 8, 2017

Hello FMES Community, Here are your updates and upcoming volunteer opportunities for this week:  Party Up at the Downs Auction:  The auction is next Saturday!  We are still looking for volunteers to...
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Children head to Capitol to show benefits of Montessori learning

SALEM, Ore. — Dozens of young children lined the halls of the state Capitol Friday in an all-out effort to show lawmakers and the public the benefits of Montessori learning. The Oregon Montessori...
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Weekly Parent & Volunteer Updates – March 1, 2017

****Please note....the internet service at the school is currently down.  (I am sending this from my home office.)  All staff members are without internet access at school.  We are working on...
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