Nellie Muir Elementary School

In the spirit of cooperation, we learn and grow together

Nellie Muir Elementary an International Baccalaureate School

Nellie Muir Elementary an International Baccalaureate School

Nellie Muir is a K-5 is an International Baccalaureate elementary school serving about 500 students. We offer instruction in two languages to all students through our English Plus, and two-way immersion bilingual programs.

  • Nellie Muir offers volunteer opportunities through the SMART reading program. Nellie Muir hosts the largest SMART program in the state connecting community members with 100 students as reading partners.
  • Nellie Muir is a green school, a member of the Oregon Green Schools Network.
  • Nellie Muir is a partner with the Alliance for a Healthier Generation to promote wellness among students, staff, and the Nellie Muir community.
  • Nellie Muir staff help to organize and participate in the Woodburn Stem Festival, which is a venue for our IB exhibition.

Awards and Recognitions

  • In 2008, Nellie Muir was again honored for the same achievement, one of four schools statewide to gain the prestigious “Continuing Student Success” award.
  • In 2009 Nellie Muir was one of only two schools in the state to be designated a National Title I Distinguished School for our continued success in closing the achievement gap.
  • In 2010 Nellie Muir successfully achieved the Bronze Level from the Alliance for a Healthier Generation as a member of the Healthy Schools Program.
  • In 2014, Nellie Muir became recognized as an “International Baccalaureate School” affirming our mission to develop inquiring, knowledgeable, and caring young people who are motivated to succeed.