Portland Jewish Academy

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Portland Jewish Academy
Portland Jewish Academy logo.jpg
Portland Jewish Academy is located in Portland, Oregon
Portland Jewish Academy
Portland Jewish Academy
Portland, Oregon

United States
Coordinates45°28′38″N 122°42′13″W / 45.4771728°N 122.7035294°W / 45.4771728; -122.7035294Coordinates: 45°28′38″N 122°42′13″W / 45.4771728°N 122.7035294°W / 45.4771728; -122.7035294
TypePrivate, PS-8
MottoPJA Proud
Religious affiliation(s)Jewish
Established1986 (1986)
PrincipalMerrill Hendin
Head of schoolSteve Albert
Student to teacher ratio6:1
WebsiteOfficial website

Portland Jewish Academy is a private school in Portland, Oregon, in the United States.[1] The school was established in 1986 with the merging of Hillel Academy, founded in 1961, and the Jewish Education Association, which had operated a Hebrew school program since 1934.[2]


  1. ^ "Portland Jewish Academy - Jewish Federation of Greater Portland".
  2. ^ "History - Portland Jewish Academy".

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