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Northwest Regional ESD's Columbia Service Center serves the five school districts in Clatskanie, Rainier, Scappoose, St. Helens, and Vernonia, as well as the greater community at large. We are conveniently located in beautiful St. Helens, Oregon, just off Hwy 30. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff work to improve the quality of education for all students.

800 Port Avenue
St. Helens, OR 97051
Ph. 503-366-4100
Fax: 503-397-0796

Map and directions

Columbia Service Center building
Lauren Daehnke

Cynthia Jaeger
County Education Coordinator

(503) 366-4124


Karen Roldan
Office Manager/
GED Chief Examiner

(503) 366-4122  kroldan@nwresd.k12.or.us

Lauren Daehnke

Birth to Age 5 Services

(503) 366-4141



FREE - Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
April 16-17, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Creekside Building,  58646 McNulty Wy., St. Helens

FREE - Health and Education Clinic for children ages 2-5. Clínica de Salud y Educación Para Niños  Preescolares.

Register by May 1: 503-614-4122


St. Helens McBride Elem. Special Needs Room
2774 Columbia Blvd., St. Helens OR 97051
Phone: 503-366-7700

St. Helens Middle School Structured Learning Center
354 N. 15th St., St. Helens OR 97051
Phone: 503-366-7300


St. Helens High School Life Skills Room
2375 Gable Rd., St. Helens, OR 97051
Phone: 503-366-7432

St. Helens High School Structured Learning Center
2375 Gable Rd., St. Helens, OR 97051
Phone: 503-366-7430