The Evergreen School

15201 Meridian Avenue N
Seattle, WA 98133-0981
     Tel: (206)364-0801
Grades: NS - 8 | 451 students
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We believe that students are encouraged to be responsible for their own learning in a challenging, supportive environment.
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We encourage a commitment to life-long learning.
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The learning experiences build confidence, independence and interpersonal skills.
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Student learning inspires the students to use their strengths in a responsible way to contribute to the invention of the future.
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Evergreen's curriculum is designed to nurture childrens' advancement through the progressive stages of social and intellectual development.
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Students are presented with a wide variety of experiences and materials.
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They are encouraged to develop confidence and skill in all areas, to find challenges, and to test their talents in new and original ways.
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As they mature, students are expected to take increasing responsibility for their learning.
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Committed to the development of the whole child, Evergreen teachers also provide opportunities for the growth of positive self-concept and awareness of self and personal values.
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The school community has a family atmosphere which is expressed in close relationships between teachers and students.
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By balancing a program of strong personal development with an expanding focus on the world, Evergreen fosters an appreciation of individual and cultural.
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An Evergreen education prepares students to make a positive impact on the future.
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Students are expected to pursue excellence, both academically and personally, and to show concern and respect for others in the world in which they live.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 1963

Student Body

Total Students 451 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 39%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade The Evergreen School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 25%
Average Class Size 15 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 13
Yearly Tuition Cost $20,900
Tuition Notes The following tuition and fees are for the 2013-2014 school year. Preschool $10,400 Primary & Intermediate (PK – Grade 5) $20,900 Middle School (Grades 6-7) $22,200 Middle School (Grade 8) $23,200* *Includes $1,000 for the eighth grade global studi
% on Financial Aid 13%
Acceptance Rate 23%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Eric Barber
Admissions Associate Julia Selfridge


Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Track and FieldUltimate Frisbee,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. After-School Program, chess, math team chess, math team, After-School Program,

School Notes:

95th percentile and above on required IQ tests Standardized tests Previous behavioral records Demonstrated academic excellence Recommendations

Profile last updated: 08/26/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lakeside School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lakeside School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Northwest School For Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Children (0.7 miles away)
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