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Delphian School

Our unique curriculum and approach to education teaches students to teach themselves. Our mission is to empower young adults to bring positive change in the world through reason, creativity and integrity.

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Reason, Creativity and Integrity

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At a Glance

Delphian School

10:1

student faculty ratio

57%

of students board on campus

71

average number of books students read in our high school literature program

1:1

individualized college and career advice and assistance provided to each student

85%

of graduates accepted to their first choice college

23

interscholastic teams competing in nine different league sports

15

countries represented in our student body

44%

of students receive aid and/or scholarships

7

average number of hours spent on community service weekly per student

4

average number of hours spent building high tech computer skills weekly

20

real-world projects and internships required for graduation from the high school program

6

weeks of summer camp offered on campus every year

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our campus

Delphian's hilltop campus is located just fifty miles south of Portland, Oregon on 720 acres of rolling hills, meadows, forest and farmlands which provides our students with a 24/7 learning environment.

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we are delphians

Our Voices

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  • Alumni
Natalia Garcia, 2017

Fashion Designer

"An outstanding skill one obtains through the Delphian program is the ability to learn. I believe that ability alone can make one unstoppable."

  • Alumni
Nigel Mincey, 2019

"I am forever grateful to Delphian, and everyone that makes this school what it is..."

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Coral Kahane, 2010

Doctor in Pharmacy

"Don’t be scared of medical school."

  • Alumni
Rob Adams, 1991

Art Director for Bungie

"Life is a learning process that keeps going and doesn’t ever really slow down."

  • Alumni
Roni Akilov, 2020

"The staff members look at us as young adults and not as children, and they treat us as if they were family relatives. They help us learn how to positively lead our own lives, they help us learn from our mistakes, they let us own our education, and they don't judge by what we want to do or be."

  • Alumni
James Clarizio, 2009

Chef

"Don't let what you know get in the way of what you don't know."

  • Alumni
Stephanie Croman, 1991

Humanitarian 

"Humanitarian work is not the way to get rich or have a life of ease—but it is extremely purposeful and rewarding. So find your area of purpose and push that purpose forward with everything you’ve got."

  • Alumni
Robin Gray, 1986

Mexico City Real Estate

“You have the tools from your Delphian education so don’t be reasonable—take responsibility for and confront the problems as they come, and you will succeed.” 

  • Alumni
Alejandro Olmos, 2017

Pre-Med Student 

“In a clear, direct, and tangible way, the communication courses at Delphian were the most valuable thing I learned.”

  • Alumni
Erica Rodgers, 2014

Human Rights Advocate - Washington DC

“My Delphian education gave me a broad understanding of the world from the world history courses, and a vast knowledge of different cultures through the literature program.”

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A partial list of recent college acceptances