Arbor Schools

1107 228th Avenue Se,
Sammamish, WA, 98075-0980
Tel: (425)392-3866
Grades: NS - 9 | 142 students
Arbor Schools, Toddler-Primary-Elementary-Middle, is dedicated to allowing each of its students to develop his or her self.
In the tradition of Maria Montessori we believe that each child possesses an intense motivation toward self-development.
Arbor’s goal is to establish models to guide the children successfully in this endeavor.
At Arbor we encourage self-motivation and independent learning so children will solve problems, define what is important to them, use their time constructively, assume responsibilities, and continue to learn and grow.
We strive to develop a positive and realistic attitude of respect toward self, others and learning.
We believe children should have a life that satisfies them and uses their resources, while benefiting themselves and others.
We have long term goals in mind when we work with children.
We want them to become unique individuals, who can think logically, have a good self-image and be capable of reaching beyond their needs to those of others.
We believe that these characteristics will be more valuable to them as adults than will some of the standard achievements, such as, excellence in handwriting, or speed in computation.
Accordingly, our curriculum is designed with this in mind.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
Northwest Association of Accredited Schools
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 9
Year Founded 1993

Student Body

Total Students 142 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 25%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Arbor Schools Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 20%
Average Class Size 20 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Chess Club, Cooking Club, Extreme PE, Music, SkyHawks Sports Art Club, Chess Club, Cooking Club, Extreme PE, Music, SkyHawks Sports,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Eastside Catholic School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eastside Catholic School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Lakeside 3520 Montessori (1.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Sammamish Eastside Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    232 228th Avenue SE
    Sammamish , WA , 98074
    (425)295-3000
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.6  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Sammamish
    Sammamish Childrens School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    207 228th Ave Se
    Sammamish , WA , 98074
    (425)313-9000
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.6  mi  |  104  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Sammamish
    Brightmont Academy - Sammamish
    (Amish)
    711 228th Ave Ne
    Sammamish , WA , 98074
    (425)836-1600
    (Amish)
    1.1  mi  |  12  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Issaquah Brightmont Academy
    4588 Klahanie Dr SE #401
    Issaquah , WA , 98029
    (425)836-1600
    1.1  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  3-12
  • Issaquah
    Little Miracles School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Assembly of God)
    5025 Issaquah Pine Lake Road Se
    Issaquah , WA , 98029
    (425)391-5651
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Assembly of God)
    1.2  mi  |  121  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK

School Reviews

  • Recommended September 18, 2014 - Excellent Start to Your Child''s Educational Life. My son, now at Harvard, attended the Arbor preschool. He entered public school with an absolute love for learning and discovery that has never gone away. - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended August 02, 2013 - Amazing program with wonderful faculty and staff. Very caring environment with a true Montessori experience. - Posted by Parent

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