Bridlemile Elementary School

Every student, every day

4300 SW 47th DrivePortland, OR 97221Ph (503) 916-6292Fx (503) 916-2613

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  • Kindergarten Playdates in the Park

     August 16th Hamilton Park 12:30pm-2:30pm
    August 19th Hamilton Park 10:00am-12:00pm
  • Register for Kindergarten 2019-20

    Please submit the following documents to our office by June 12th. If you need to register over the summer, please visit the PPS Enrollment & Transfer Office located at 501 N. Dixon St. 

    Registration Form: new student registration form

    Immunization Records: Oregon Certificate of Immunization 

    Vision and Dental Screening Certification Form

    Oregon law requires every child who is seven (7) years of age or younger to have dental and vision screenings before entering school for the first time, so you will need to complete this form before the start of school.
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    Proof of Age – Birth Certificate or Passport

    Proof of Address- TWO Documents

    examples include utility bills, rental agreements, or mortgage closing papers, which must be recent and also have the parent or guardian’s name listed.

    *For additional information please visit the PPS Kindergarten & Early Learning Department:  Kindergarten & Early Learning

  • 2019-20 School Supplies List

    Or if you prefer, you can order supplies on-line! It’s quick, convenient, and cost effective! Supplies are delivered directly to your classroom ready for the first day of school.

    Order on-line by July 10th and save $5

    On-line order deadline 8/1/19 

    Follow these steps:

    1.    Go to:
    2.    Scroll to the Bridlemile School logo and click “Order Now
    3.    Enter ‘Portland’ and select Bridlemile
    4.    Select your grade level packet, and follow the remaining steps to place your order
  • Kindergarten Connect - Wednesday February 6th, 2019

    We invite all incoming Kindergarten Bridlemile Families to join us on Wednesday February 6th at 8:15am in the cafeteria for our Kindergarten Connect Event. Children are invited and encouraged to attend, they will get to do a fun activity in the classrooms! Refreshments will be provided. We look forward to seeing you there! 
    For additional information please visit the PPS Kindergarten & Early Learning Department:  Kindergarten & Early Learning.
  • Bridlemile Auction- Saturday March 9th, 2019



    Come Join Us For an Evening of Fun, Food, and Fundraising!

    Our Tall Trees & Big Dreams fundraising auction benefit is an evening event including both a live auction and silent auction, where you can purchase items & experiences to support our school.  Available at this year's event and included in your ticket price: 

    Hosted beer and wine from local wineries and breweries

    Passed appetizers, family-style seated dinner

    Live music from Old Barn Preservation Society 

    You will also have the opportunity to register early now to enjoy the following: 

    VIP Whiskey Lounge featuring exclusive access to high-end whiskey and bourbon pours

    Raffle ticket for the "Golden Axe" which gives you the chance to win $2000 towards any live auction item 

    Go to to register now!  We hope you can make it and thank you for supporting Bridlemile Foundation! 


  • Champions will be new child care provider for Bridlemile

    For the 2018-19 school year, Bridlemile Elementary School will have a new child care provider – Champions. Champions will provide high-quality before- and after-school child care services. This is a known and well-regarded organization, providing child care in schools in the Portland area and across the country.


  • Dear Bridlemile Community,


    The staff at Bridlemile Elementary School welcomes you and your family to the 2019-2020 school year. The Bridlemile philosophy supports the fact that each student has a right to develop to his/her fullest potential.  Helping each child become a participating and contributing member of the school, community, and world is our Number 1 goal.  It is our responsibility to create a nurturing, positive school climate that promotes self-confidence and positive self-esteem.  The learning environment at Bridlemile strives to meet the student's intellectual, emotional, social, and physical growth patterns using high academic and behavioral expectations coupled with a sensitivity to each child's unique needs and learning style.  Through cooperative support of the staff, the teachers, and the parents, we expect each child to reach his/her maximum potential by embracing our core values.


    Bridlemile core values:

    • Community - Caring about other people in a group
    • Diversity - The inclusion and celebration of all people
    • Integrity - Quality of being honest and fair
    • Kindness - A gentle nature and a desire to help others
    • Knowledge - Information, understanding or skill


    Our core program includes:

    • Music with a Music Specialist two times each week plus an optional band program for fifth graders and a strings program for third, fourth, and fifth graders
    • Music programs for K/1, 2/3, 4/5, and Band/Strings
    • Library with a Media Specialist/Teacher Librarian once a week
    • Technology with a Technology Teacher Specialist 50 minutes a week
    • Physical Education with a PE Specialist three times per week
    • Art with classroom teachers and professional artists through the Artist in Residency program
    • Mandarin/Chinese Language and Culture with a Mandarin Teacher one time per week


    On behalf of the staff at Bridlemile, we look forward to partnering with you to make this an excellent school year for our students. Thank you for your continued support and commitment to our wonderful school.



    Brad Pearson


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