Welcome to

Renaissance Public Academy
Founded in 2010 ~ Molalla, Oregon
Clackamas County

Registered 501(c)(3) Non-Profit

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Renaissance Public Academy is an accredited, tuition-free public charter school of choice currently serving grades 4 through 12. As a charter school, student enrollment is not limited to the boundaries of our “home district” – Molalla River School District

Marson Court croppedIn addition to students within Molalla River School District, enrollment has included families from Canby, Woodburn, Hubbard, Aurora, Salem, Keizer,  Silverton, Mt. Angel, Scotts Mills, Estacada, Oregon City, Gladstone, and Wilsonville.

Renaissance Public Academy operates on a 4-day classroom schedule, generally Monday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. If Monday is a holiday, classes are held Tuesday through Friday. The 2014-15 School Year Calendar includes three 5-day weeks. We close the week of Thanksgiving and these “extra days” cover the three of closure.

Renaissance Public Academy Expectations
Bus Schedule for Renaissance Public Academy Students
2015 RPA Handbook
RPA Literature Progression

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Enrollment is operated on a lottery basis.  The Open Enrollment Phase for the 2015-16 School Year began on March 16th.  Click on the photo for additional enrollment information.

INVITATION: When school is in session, classes are open for observation by parents and other visitors. Review/Observation forms, (available in the office), provide an opportunity for parents/visitors to note comments and share them with the administration. Please contact the office at office@rpa-molalla.org (or 503-759-7002) to schedule an appointment. Pre-planning a visit provides the opportunity to avoid a classroom visit on a day of testing, field trips, or other unique events.

Renaissance is also open for visits from prospective new students and families. Visitors/Guests are required to check in/sign in at the office before going to any classroom.

If there is an interest in having a non-registered student visit or shadow with a student for a day, please complete a Student Visitor Permission Form and submit it to the office at least one week in advance of your requested date.

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“Six-Word Memoirs”- a sampling of student-selected and created work from the
Renaissance Public Academy 2012-2013 Tech Class