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

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...
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Immunization Reports for Franciscan Montessori Earth School & Multnomah County

Preschool Children K-12 Students [pdf-embedder...
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Weekly Notes from Sister Therese – September 11, 2017

Dear Earth School Families & Staff: We unite today in prayer and thought as we remember the horrible event of 9/11. Each of us probably recalls where we were and what we were doing when this...
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