Cougar Mountain Academy

5.00 5 1 (3 reviews)
5410 194th Ave Se
Issaquah, WA 98027
Tel: (425)641-2800
Grades: PK-5 | 81 students
Cougar Mountain Academy is a distinctive private school for children with high expectations where each individual student receives an excellent education and a wonderful school experience.
Cougar Mountain Academy offers a future of promise and nurtures each student as if that child were the only one attending.
Cougar Mountain Academy is a school for gifted or highly capable children and is dedicated to providing an excellent education for each individual student.
The high caliber curriculum combined with an individualized, non-graded and non-competitive approach to learning enables each student to develop optimum potential and a deep love of learning.
The dedicated approach to the development of each child at Cougar Mountain Academy represents an invaluable gift for life.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-5

Student Body

Total Students 81 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
58%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade Cougar Mountain Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5.0  5/17/2016
Excellent School!! Best decision we have ever made for our child 's academic future.
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5.0  5/17/2016
My oldest son went to Cougar Mountain Academy for 5 years and received an excellent education. It prepared him for middle school where he has continued to excel. We know have our youngest son at the Academy and he too is receiving the same stellar education. It is a very kind and accepting environment where all children feel like an important part of the student body. The teachers are top-notch and the administration develops and executes a well structured curriculum. Not only is the academic platform perfect for the student body but it is very accommodating to a busy working mom's schedule.
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5.0  7/24/2015
Our 3 yr old son has thrived since going to this school. He is challenged, and it amazes me how much he is learning. And he loves the teachers (as do we)!! Definitely recommend.
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