Hawthorne Family Playschool cooperative is a play-based, anti-bias preschool in Southeast Portland, OR.

Justice is what love looks like in public.” – Cornel West



  • Join us for an open tour on Wed., February 14th, from 11:30 AM!   Open to anyone who wants to check out our classroom, meet Teacher Susan, and learn more about our awesome community.  Please contact us if you plan to attend!
  • Our Winter Potluck Party & Sing-Along is on Sat., Feb. 10th from 11 AM – 12:30 PM at HFP.  Bring your favorite brunch or lunch foods!!
  • Parents, prepare your kids for some great upcoming field trips to Lower MacLeay Park (2/7 & 2/8), Audubon Society (3/14 & 3/15) and Tryon Creek Park (5/2 & 5/3)!

“Play is the highest expression of human development in childhood, for it alone is the free expression of what is in a child’s soul.”     — Frederick Froebel

HFP cooperative strives to be a diverse and affirming community of all families, embracing those that are multiracial, LGBTQ , divorced, or blended, as well as families from a variety of cultural and ethnic backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, age, height, weight, physical or mental ability, veteran status, military obligations, and marital status.