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School Profile

School LogoAddress: 3615 SE 174th Ave, Portland, OR 97236

Phone: 503-762-3204


Principal: Jared Austin

Assistant Principal: Dianne Reyes

Grades: K-6 (2021-22); K-5 (starting in Fall 2022)

Mascot: Coyote

Vision: Our students grow academically, socially,and emotionally to become successful and positively contributing members of our community.

Mission: We nurture, motivate, challenge, and inspire every child to succeed academically and socially.

School Community Values: We are a Caring Community with Integrity, Equity, Empathy, and Respect.


Basic Comprehensive Achievement Plan (CAP) Goals: 

All staff have the skills & supports to deliver effective instruction that is relevant and responsive for all studentsIntegrated teaming is supported by professional development, coaching and data in order to tier supports and interventions for students Stakeholders generate shared definitions and agreement upon common metrics regarding healthy school culture and climate.  Ensure safe and secure facilities that support teaching and learningPartnerships support core programming and processes to increase access and supports for all students


Academic School Day Program

Music, PE, Counseling, Gardening Classes with Growing Gardens, SMART Reading, Social-Emotional Learning with Sources of Strength, Title I (K-6), Outdoor School (grade 6)Shadow Project, Ready Set Go

Standard District Services/Programs: 

English Language Development (ELD), Special Education

School-wide Enrichment Programs: 

Growing Gardens, SMART Reading, Rainbow Club

After School Programs: Schools Uniting Neighborhoods (SUN), Gardening, Chess Club, Soccer, Recycling, Student Council, Arts, soccer, cooking, homework club, science classes, and athletics  

PB has over 55 community partners at Powell Butte Elementary. This includes Metropolitan Family Services, Trillium Family Services, DHS Family Services and Coach. This allows us to give our students a wide range of diverse experiences and opportunities every year. 

Parent/Family Partnership Opportunities: PB Parent Teacher Club

2020 Bond Project Improvements at Powell Butte Elementary:

New, dedicated 7,000 square foot gymnasium facilityDrainage improvementsNew lighting throughout the schoolExtensive roof repairsNew covered play areaMechanical repairs Safety and security (Security vestibule, fire alarm system, intercom, cameras, intrusion alarms, IT infrastructure)Floor tile removal and polishing of concrete floors in corridors and the cafeteria

Oregon at-a-Glance School Profile: