Where Outdoor Adventure and Environmental Science MeetNavigation
Adventurous middle school students will love this new camp. We’re hosting a 6-day, 5-night adventure camp that includes whitewater rafting, spelunking in lava tubes, hiking to mountaintop vistas, biking through the valley, and learning watershed science. We’ll be...Read More
We’re excited over here at CMS to launch our Semester School in the fall of 2016. Our Semester School is 16 weeks of high school, open to junior, senior, and gap year students, in the beautiful Cascade Mountains. If you are interested in sending your student to our...Read More
Our 2015 programs can be found here.
Our residential summer programs for middle and high school students start in mid June and run through mid August. Our high school programs are two week long academic courses with options for high school and college credit. Our middle school courses are one week long. All of our programs include daily outdoor adventure and fun alongside science learning.
If you would like to develop a custom program for your class or school, please email Emily: Emily at cascademountainschool dot org.
At Cascade Mountain School we believe students should be given a real-world context for their learning and be pushed to analyze and synthesize information to understand the world around them. At Cascade Mountain School, we offer a dynamic learning environment, one in which senses are enlivened and academics become relevant to daily life.
Cascade Mountain School is a residential STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Math) program for middle and high school students located in the Columbia River Gorge (an hour drive from Portland, Oregon). Cascade Mountain School is dedicated to cultivating individual responsibility and personal growth; fostering creation of community and understanding of the natural world; and excelling in scientific inquiry, systems thinking, and sustainability studies.