Liesl Vistaunet

PAA Gleaner correspondent
Portland Adventist Academy

PAA Senior Projects Demonstrate Greatness

What do a fashion show, building a drone and climbing mountains have in common?

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PAA Student Rallies Community to Support Lifelong Friend

Sarah Halversen and Brogan Baker wobbled together as toddlers while their siblings and parents grew in friendship as well. Baker and Halversen followed in their sibling's footsteps.

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Rock Climbing Enhances Life Skills at PAA

You’d never guess that Will Howard has a fear of heights. He scampers spiderlike up and across walls and under overhangs at the Portland Rock Gym (PRG). He reaches great heights.

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PAA Hosts Professional Learning Community for Teachers Citywide

Every month, Portland Adventist Academy hosts language teachers in a Professional Learning Community (PLC), the only one of its kind in the Portland metro area.

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PAA Introduces New Classes, Dual-Credit Courses

At Portland Adventist Academy, new classes like 2-D animation, American Sign Language (ASL) and music appreciation are broadening students’ minds.

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PAA Introduces Four New Teachers

“I can’t believe I get paid to be at school all day,” says Sean Kootsey, one of four new teachers at Portland Adventist Academy (PAA).

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PAA CLEP Exam Advances College-Bound Students

Portland Adventist Academy (PAA) graduates Jack Blashchishen and Andreea Hutuleac begin college this fall after excelling at the Spanish College Level Examination Program (CLEP) exam.

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PAA’s AP Psychology Course Prepares Students With Hands-on Work Experience

“We’re going to be helping a family tomorrow,” Mechelle Peinado told her Portland Adventist Academy (PAA) advanced placement (AP) psychology students. “But I want to prepare you.

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PAA Spanish Students Thrive on Mission Trips

Portland Adventist Academy (PAA) Spanish students pushed past language and cultural barriers during their mission trips to the Dominican Republic and Peru.

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PAA Student Wins Prestigious Scholarship

Portland Adventist Academy (PAA) senior and Spanish IV student Jack Blashchishen was recently awarded a prestigious scholarship for his achievement in the Spanish language.

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