Friends of The Cottonwood School

Parent-Teacher Organization

Friends of Cottonwood is the parent-teacher organization, with a mission of supporting volunteer and fundraising efforts on behalf of the school.
Joining Friends is one way in which you can help build on and support the community and the opportunities our kids will have this year, and help fulfill your volunteer hours.
Involvement in Friends looks many different ways and isn’t all based in during the school day. We all have different skills, interests and time.
There are lots of ways to participate- from one-time commitments to longer duration jobs. Such as helping with the Arts Park Run which helps raise funds for the school’s arts programming, Field Day at the end of the year, and helping fill the staff snack baskets and staff appreciation events.

Join Us


Friends meets every month during the school year at Elephant’s Deli and a new location TBD on the eastside. Stay Tuned!


Westside Meeting location:

Elephants on Corbett

5221 SW Corbett Ave.

Portland, OR 97239


Eastside Meeting Location:




We invite you to participate in Friends meetings and activities throughout the year. Parent involvement is a fundamental part of what makes the school experience here so special. We need both your financial support and your volunteer efforts.

Check out our Facebook page and send us a message for more details:

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