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News & Updates
Now is the Time to Get Ready for Fall Enrollment!

We are starting enrollment in our Preschool classes and Kindergarten for Fall, 2016! Class offerings include our popular Parent/Child 2's class, a variety of preschool classes for 3-5 year olds and Kindergarten. Our Kindergarten program has a small class size with two teachers. It is a great alternative for families looking for a nurturing environment in a program that meets State Common Core Standards through an emergent, play-based curriculum. Please call for more information or to sign up for a tour at 503-234-3611.

Posted on February 5

Spotlight on Kindergarten

Parents who are considering Childswork Kindergarten in the fall of 2016 are cordially invited to attend our Spotlight on Kindergarten Night on Tuesday, February 2 from 5:30pm - 6:30pm. You will have a chance to see the classroom, hear about our program, meet the teachers and ask questions! Please RSVP in the main office.

Posted on January 14

UPDATE Childswork will be CLOSED Tuesday, January 5th due to Inclement Weather

Staff evaluated roads and sidewalks around the school this morning, and based on that information we have decided to close today in the interest of safety for families and staff.

Posted on January 4

UPDATE Childswork will be CLOSED Monday, January 4th due to Inclement Weather

UPDATE: Due to Inclement weather, Childswork will be CLOSED on Monday, January 4th.

Posted on January 3

Childswork Annual Fund

Your support for Childswork's Annual Fund is crucial to sustaining and advancing the excellence of our school. The Annual Fund provides the critical funding for a vibrant learning environment, teaching excellence and financial aid to deserving students. Your contribution is 100% tax deductible. Our Tax ID number is #93-264297. Please send your check to:

Childswork Learning Center
4235 SE Salmon St.
Portland, OR 97215

Thank you for your support!

Posted on November 17

Kindergarten Redux - Portland Tribune

Check out this article from the Portland Tribune which mentions our Kindergarten!

Posted on November 5

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Important Dates

Friday, February 12
Kids' Night Out

Monday, February 15
Presidents' Day

Friday, March 11
Kids' Night Out

Monday, March 14
Winter Enrichment ends

Monday, March 21
Spring Break

Monday, March 28
Professional Development Day

Tuesday, March 29
Spring Enrichment begins

Friday, April 15
Kids' Night Out

Thursday, April 28

Monday, May 30
Memorial Day

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About Childswork

Childswork Learning Center is a non-profit early childhood education school located in Southeast Portland, Oregon. Since 1984, our school has served a diverse population of children and families, focusing on the development of the whole child with respect and compassion.

Childswork is a safe place for children to explore, take chances, make messes and learn through play. At Childswork we nurture wonder, we embrace joy, and we foster discovery.

Rights of Participation

No person shall be denied the services or facilities of this organization or be excluded from participation or services because of race, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, creed, religion, handicap, or national origin; discrimination of any kind is expressly prohibited.