• Chapman School and Chapman at the Ramona have a long tradition of excellence. Throughout the years Chapman has been recognized for its outstanding programs. Chapman received an "Outstanding" rating on the 2008-2009 Oregon state report card.

    Chapman Main Campus, housing grades 1-5, was built in 1923 and features a beautiful auditorium with a balcony. The world's largest population of Vaux's Swifts makes its home in the Chapman chimney every year in late August and early September. Chapman Main Campus (grades 1-5) is located at the top of Wallace Park, at 1445 NW 26th Ave. Chapman at the Ramona, serving Kindergartners, is located at 1545 NW 13th Ave. on the ground floor of the Ramona Apartments. 

    Chapman is a neighborhood school serving approximately 600 students from kindergarten through fifth grade.

    The entire school community benefits from a diverse student population, with children from many ethnic and economic backgrounds. Chapman’s English Language Learner program serves students speaking many different languages including: Spanish, Korean, Mandarin Chinese, Thai, Farsi, Arabic, Japanese, Russian, Vietnamese, Italian & French.

    We can be reached at:

    Chapman Main Campus (1-5)                                                          Chapman at the Ramona (K)

    Pamela Van Der Wolf, Principal pvanderw@pps.net                Pamela Van Der Wolf, Principal pvanderw@pps.net

    Katy Vawter, Assistant Principal kvawter@pps.net                    Katy Vawter, Assistant Principal kvawter@pps.net

    1445 NW 26th Ave                                                                                     1545 NW 13th Ave

    Portland OR 97210                                                                                    Portland OR 97209

    503-916-6295                                                                                             503-916-5360

    Attendance Message Line: 503-916-3619                                       Attendance Message Line: 503-916-6296


    Early Entry Information
    For more information please contact Portland Public Schools Talented and Gifted Department at 503-916-3358, or visit the PPS website here.