School Schedule

Cathedral Park Cooperative Preschool was started by parents more than 30 years ago. We’ve occupied our classrooms in Portsmouth Trinity Lutheran Church for the same amount of time. Although we have no affiliation with the church, we have maintained an excellent relationship with them and have appreciated the opportunity to rent their space. In all…

Sliding Scale Tuition

Tuition alone does not entirely cover the costs of our school. Like most schools we budget annual fundraising goals to augment tuition income. These funds offset the cost of tuition allowing us charge a lower tuition rate for all families and allow us to provide tuition assistance fund for those in need. Cathedral Park Preschool…

Enroll Now!

Join in on the fun! Thank you for visiting our website and exploring the Cooperative preschool world with us.  If you decide to join Cathedral Park Preschool please print out and mail us the below documents.  Applications and enrollment notes can be picked up at the preschool Monday-Friday 9:00-11:30.  We hope to meet you and…

Why pick CPP

Play based education has never been more important than it is in our hurried and busy world. CPP’s ratio is 1 adult to 4 children. Nowhere else in north Portland can your child get as focused and individualized attention as they will at our amazing little school. Here at CPP your child is not one…

Special Visitors

Special visitors at Cathedral Park Preschool! One of our students brought in her Guinea Pigs to visit her preschool friends. The kids loved learning about these cute little playmates. Applications for 2016-2017 are online now. We hope to meet you soon.

Making Stained Glass

-written by Teacher Elizabeth   Who doesn’t need a little extra color in their lives this time of year? Our group of artists created the beautiful “stained glass” art now gracing our classroom windows and walls. If you are wondering how preschoolers can make stained glass, I’ll share the process as it can easily be…

Slime!

An Ode to Slime -written by Teacher Elizabeth Oh Slime, how we love you You stretch and you bounce Sometimes thick, sometimes thin With the kids you are always a win   Sensory play is a vital aspect of preschool learning. Sensory play encourages children to explore a medium using all of their senses, in…