02Nov 2021

We are excited to return to in person for two A1 New Beginner classes. All other classes are virtual through the Zoom platform. We will be closely following state COVID-19 recommendations for educational reopening. You can read more about those guidelines here. Please check out the schedule here and let us know if you have […]

27Aug 2021

We are hiring for the After School Teacher Position. Click here to see the job description and apply. Are you fluent in Italian? Do you have experience working with children or in education? If you do and are interested in the job, please apply at the link above or send your resume to administration@scuola.us.

18Aug 2021

Our Italian language Preschool is back in person this Fall, following state safety guidelines for COVID-19. We are capping enrollment to 10 students and have space for one more student to join us this Fall. Learn more here.

10Sep 2020

Virtual Preschool Experience

September 10, 2020

As you know, we have decided to delay opening the preschool until February 1, 2021 (unless there are changes that allow us to open sooner), in the hopes that a vaccine will bring an end to the pandemic. Our goal is to keep everyone and their family members safe and this is the only way we can see […]

10Aug 2020

Please join Scuola Italiana di Portland on Sunday, August 16, 2020, from 10:00am – 11:00am via Zoom for a donation-based talk with Italian documentarian Fred Kuwornu about his documentary Blaxpliotalian: 100 Years of Blackness in Italian Cinema. On his Do The Right Films website, the documentary is described as “diasporic, hybrid, historical, critical, and cosmopolitan dimension documentary […]

19Jun 2020

After much thought, Scuola Italiana di Portland has decided to cancel our Summer Camp classes. With the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, the safety of our staff and students are our primary goal. As we cannot be sure of the status and because of the particular difficulty of creating a safe space during a cooking class, we have decided […]

26May 2020

After much consideration, we have decided to hold all Summer Term classes online as the uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic continues. Our primary goal is the safety of our teachers and students. Online classes allow us to be flexible in meeting current events, whereas our face-to-face classes cannot offer that same safety and flexibility at […]

14Apr 2020

Due to the COVID-19 Global Pandemic, Scuola Italiana will not reopen for physical classes for the Spring Term, following Portland Public School’s lead. What that means for our community and students is as follows: Spring adult classes will be held online via the Zoom Platform from April 13 through June 19. If you are already […]

13Mar 2020

Scuola Italiana will be closing for four weeks due to the COVID-19 virus pandemic, from March 16 through April 10, 2020. Spring Term Adult classes will be postponed starting March 16 until April 10, 2020. Classes will then run from April 13, 2020 through June 19, 2020, as a normal 10 week term. If you […]