About Us

  • Sabin School Start Times

    The school day begins at 8:45 A.M. and dismisses at 3:00 P.M. Sabin will open for students at 8:20 A.M. for breakfast in the cafeteria.


    Sabin's Mission Statement

    Sabin School is part of a global community dedicated to fostering interdependence and intellectual curiosity for a lifetime of critical thinking by providing supportive teacher-student relationships, effective leadership, and standards of excellence.


    Sabin's Vision Statement

    Sabin School strives to support all students in achieving their personal best and inspires them to participate in a democratic society by creating learning experiences that teach: wellness, interdependency, lifelong learning, critical decision-making, empowerment & respect, and regard for all people.

    Sabin School
    4013 NE 18th Ave
    Portland, OR 97212
    Main Office: 503-916-6181
    Fax: 503-916-2669

    Principal: Michael Diltz mdiltz@pps.net

    Assistant Principal: Katy Vawter kvawter@pps.net

    Principal's Secretary:  Lori Martin lmartin@pps.net

    School Secretary: Heather Maharry hmaharry@pps.net

    Sabin Elementary School, located in NE Portland, is part of the Grant High School cluster. We are an authorized IB World School.

    Approximately 320 students are enrolled at Sabin for the 2023-24 school year. 

    Students at Sabin have the opportunity to participate in a variety of activities:

    • Two full-day Kindergarten classes
    • SUN School Programs (after-school & adult/family activities for all ages)
    • Sabin Native Garden & Edible Garden curriculum components
    • Before and after school, on-site childcare (Peninsula Childcare)
    • A variety of PTA family/social events www.SabinPTA.com