Amazing Grace Christian School

10056 Renton Avenue S
Seattle, WA 98178-0981
     Tel: (206)723-5526
Grades: PK - 8 | 236 students
AGCS applies Harvard University's Mind, Brain, and Education theoretical model for education.
Access to a high speed broadband data provider is required for online homework. Amazing Grace offers an accelerated academic program that requires students to be able to perform at least 1 year above grade level.
Kindergarten uses 1st grade curriculum, 3rd grade uses 4th grade curriculum, etc.
All students participate in a comprehensive Fine Arts program including, dance, art, music, drama and public speaking.
Pre-K - 4th grade use digital tablets and laptops in the classroom for selected topics. 5th through 8th graders learn using a school issued hybrid tablet/laptop blended approach that includes one to one laptops in Internet Cafe settings.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1963

Student Body

Total Students 236 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 81%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Amazing Grace Christian School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 65%
Average Class Size 22 students
Number of AP Courses 25 courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(school uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,640
Tuition Notes $5640.00 for Pre-K - Kindergarten $5,760.00 for 1st - 4th grades $5,940.00 for 5th - 8th grades Tuition includes all fees and assessments, no required fund raising or parent involvement hours
% on Financial Aid 10%
Acceptance Rate 5%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Dr. Zimmerman

School Notes:

  • Ethnic and Religious Diversity (25 ethnic groups represented)
  • 12 Christian Faith Traditions Represented Represented
  • Non-Christian Faith Traditions Welcome
  • All Students Participate in Christian Bible Study
  • Emphasis on Respect, Common Courtesy and Self-Discipline
  • Emphasis on Incorporating Fine Arts throughout Curriculum for All Students
  • Emphasis on Public Speaking
  • Mind, Brain, and Education Philosophy of Education
  • Uncompromising in terms of expecting students to develop a "hard work ethic".
  • Commitment to preparing students with global perspectives

Profile last updated: 08/05/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Seattle Urban Academy (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Paul School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Paul School (0.1 miles away)
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    SeattleWA 98178
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    0.1 mi | 145 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • SeattleSeattle Urban Academy
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    3800 South Othello St
    SeattleWA 98118
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    2.1 mi | 38 students | Gr. 9-12                      
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    SeattleWA 98168
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    SeattleWA 98168
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  • RentonRainier Christian Schools-maple Valley
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    RentonWA 98058
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best school ever!! over 30 field trips last year!!!
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1 year ago
Great school to challenge all, both parents and kids. Love the diversity and the culture. My 4th grader finally loves school!
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