Amazing Grace Christian School

10056 Renton Avenue S
Seattle, WA 98178-0981
Tel: (206)723-5526
Grades: PK-10 | 287 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 - Kindergarten use digital tablets in the classroom for selected topics. 1st through 3rd graders learn using a school issued business class Lenovo hybrid tablet/laptop while 4th -10th graders use Microsoft Surface 3 tablet/laptops for access to online data and for individual and collaborative projects.

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-10
Year Founded 1963

Student Body

Total Students 287 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade Amazing Grace Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 22 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(school uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,600
Tuition Notes $6450.00 for Pre-K - Kindergarten $6600.00 for 1st - 5th grades $7,200.00 for 5th - 8th grades $7850.00 for 9th and 10th Grade College Prep 'Running Start" students. Tuition includes some fees but not technology or Fine Arts assessments. There is no
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Dr. Zimmerman

School Notes:

  • Newly Opened Middle/High School Campus in Downtown Renton
  • Ethnic and Religious Diversity (26 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: 08/16/2015

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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  • Seattle
    St. Paul School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 145 students
    0.1 miles
    10001 57th Ave S
    Seattle, WA 98178
  • Seattle
    Seattle Urban Academy
    Alternative School (Christian)
    Grades: 9-12 | 38 students
    2.1 miles
    3800 South Othello St
    Seattle, WA 98118
  • Seattle
    South Seattle KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    2.3 miles
    11626 Des Moines Memorial Dr
    Seattle, WA 98168
  • Seattle
    Grades: PK-12 | 49 students
    2.6 miles
    14601 Interurban Ave S
    Seattle, WA 98168
  • Renton
    Grades: PK-6 | 263 students
    2.8 miles
    Po Box 58129
    Renton, WA 98058

School Reviews

best school ever!! over 30 field trips last year!!!
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 01/17/15
Great school to challenge all, both parents and kids. Love the diversity and the culture. My 4th grader finally loves school!
- Posted by Parent, 04/04/13

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