Details overview

Hours 8:25 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Brian Anderson, Principal
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Printmaking
1
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Textiles
Printmaking
Painting
Drawing / Sketching
Ceramics
World languages taught Spanish

Support

13
Facilities
including: Playground
Facilities Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Industrial shop
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Acceleration
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 72% 60%
Two or more races 17% 6%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 8% 7%
Hispanic 2% 20%
Black 1% 5%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 2%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
4
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
7
Clubs
including: Homework help / Study buddy club
Girls sports Volleyball
Track
Soccer
Cross country
Basketball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Soccer
Track
Clubs Boy Scouts
Chess club
Cub Scouts
Homework help / Study buddy club
Robotics club
Sewing / knitting club
Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 6:30 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically continue on to these schools Bishop Blanchett High School
  Holy Names Academy
  Seattle Preperatory

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Music teacher
Staff Math specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Coach(es)
Computer specialist
Art teacher
Music teacher
PE instructor
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff None

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Archdiocese of Seattle

Enrollment

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Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Tuition range (low) $5000
Tuition range (high) $7000
For the year 2014-2015
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012