Common Principles for Uncommon Schools

Trillium Public Charter School

Trillium Public Charter School Contact Information:

5420 North Interstate Ave.
Portland, OR 97203

Phone: 5414900895

CES Affiliate for 1-5 Years

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Trillium is a K-12 public charter school in Portland, Oregon. We were started by a group of parents and teachers in 2001. We practice constructivist and democratic pedagogy throughout our school.

Our mission is to create an academically rigorous constructivist learning environment that engages each student’s unique spirit and intellect, develops creative, critical thinking skills, and cultivates compassionate, active citizens.

Our 2016 Essential Question:

How can we rethink our internal assessment program to provide a feasible alternative to standardized testing?

Our Competencies and Strengths:

Restorative Justice
Proficiency-Based Grading
Using protocols as a staff
Being a K-12 public school