01Dec 2015

From the Board of Directors

December 1, 2015

Dear Friends of Scuola Italiana, For nearly ten years, Scuola Italiana di Portland has had the tremendous pleasure of sharing Italian language and culture with hundreds of individuals and families in Portland metro. While the names and faces have changed over time, one thing has always remained constant – our mission-focused approach. The board and […]

18Aug 2015

Portland, OREGON August 17, 2015 – When adult students register for a class at Scuola Italiana di Portland this fall, they may notice that it costs less to enroll. Thanks to a growing adult language program, the board of directors has reduced the registration fee making classes more affordable than ever before. The new school […]

17Apr 2015

Portland, OREGON  April 17, 2015 – Sensational summer fun is still a couple of months away, but here at Scuola Italiana, we are already imagining bright, sunny days and happy, giggling children exploring the world through our soccer, cooking and music camps. To jump start the summer fun, we invite all children ages 3 to 12 years old to participate […]

13Mar 2015

Portland, OREGON March 13, 2015 – Registration for Spring term for adult students officially began this week.  The term begins April 7, 2015 and continues through June 12, 2015. Spring term offers ten (10) different adult language classes, including three (3) new beginner classes, which are scheduled on Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday evenings from 6:00 – 8:00 PM. To […]

24Jan 2015

PORTLAND, OREGON January 22, 2015– Each February Scuola Italiana di Portland holds a community wide costume party to observe Festa di Carnevale, a popular Italian holiday celebrated throughout Italy for hundreds of years.  The popular celebration has evolved into two separate events over the past ten years and now includes both an afternoon children’s party […]

01Aug 2014

Portland, OREGON August 1, 2014 – Scuola Italiana di Portland is pleased to offer a wide array of Italian language opportunities for both children and adults.  Fall term begins the week of September 8, 2014. SAVE-THE-DATE: Our next OPEN HOUSE will be held on September 6, 2014 from 10 am – NOON. For more information, […]

11Jul 2014

Portland, OREGON July 11, 2014 – Whether you are a car aficionado or an Italian buff, the Italian Businessmen’s Club’s Festa d’estate will‘make you happy’!  Held at George Passadore’s 1950’s era car barn, this summer social’s theme is Happy Days with an Italian flair.  Stroll through the fantastic collection of beautifully restored retro autos and […]

11Jul 2014

Portland, OREGON July 11, 2014 – Each year, through the effort of many dedicated individuals, the doors to Italy are thrown open wide and the welcome mat rolled out in Pioneer Plaza. The Festa Italiana is by far the largest local Italian American community event held in the Portland metro area. Its blend of old […]

30May 2014

Portland, OREGON May 30, 2014 – Are you looking for enriching summer activities for yourself or a child? Enroll in an Italian camp or class and discover the charming culture and lovely language of Italy. CHILDREN: Our summer camps increase the summer fun factor to delightful levels of pleasure and excitement! Scuola Italiana summer camps […]