Details overview

Hours 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
School leader Rafael del Castillo
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
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 Project-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Music
including: Rock band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Rock band
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Improv
Poetry
Media arts Computer animation
Video and film production
Visual arts Architecture
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
World languages taught Spanish

Support

7
Facilities
including: Audiovisual aids
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Extra learning resources Counseling
Mentoring
Tutoring
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 60% 60%
Black 13% 5%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 12% 7%
Two or more races 9% 6%
Hispanic 5% 20%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

7
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
0
Boys Sports
2
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Ski
Soccer
Track
Ultimate
Volleyball
Boys sports None
Girls sports (misc.) Rock Climbing and Bouldering
Clubs Student council / government
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) Affinity Groups
  Student Interest Groups
  Wednesday Workshops
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:45 AM
After school end time 5:45 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

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Music teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Gardening teacher
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff French
German
Korean
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Accessible via public transportation
Transportation options (misc.) Parent Carpools
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Coyote Central
Partner website Http://www.coyotecentral.org/
Partner Bike Works
Partner website Http://bikeworks.org/
Partner Seattle Aquarium
Partner website Http://www.seattleaquarium.org/

Enrollment

Learn more Www.seattlegirlsschool.org/admissions
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 01/14/2015
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012