University Prep

8000 25th Ave Ne
Seattle, WA 98115-0981
     Tel: (206)525-2714
        
   
Grades: 6 - 12 | 505 students
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University Prep is an independent, co-educational, non-sectarian day school for grades six through twelve.
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We offer a quality college preparation education to a diverse group of students.
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That education includes uniformly excellent academics, arts, athletics, and co-curricular activities, allowing each person to chart a distinctive path in pursuit of an abiding interest or an adventure into the unknown.
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Beyond academics, we believe in the broader concerns of life preparation, focusing on respect for self and others, effective problem-solving, and mature decision-making.
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Students discover the value of diversity and the importance of giving back to their community.
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University Prep is committed to developing each student's potential to become an intellectually courageous, socially responsible citizen of the world.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 505 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade University Prep Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Seattle Waldorf School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northwest Montessori School - Wedgewood (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Northwest Montessori School - Wedgewood (0.3 miles away)
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  • SeattleNorthwest Montessori School - Wedgewood
    Montessori School
    7400 25th Ave Ne
    SeattleWA 98115
    (206)524-4244
    Montessori School
    0.3 mi | 155 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • SeattleOur Lady Of The Lake School
      (Roman Catholic)
    3520 Ne 89th St
    SeattleWA 98115
    (206)525-9980
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.7 mi | 270 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • SeattleConcordia Lutheran School
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    7040 36th Ave Ne
    SeattleWA 98115
    (206)525-7407
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    0.7 mi | 121 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • SeattleFairview Christian School
      (Church of God)
    844 Ne 78th Street
    SeattleWA 98115
    (206)526-0762
      (Church of God)
    0.9 mi | 78 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • SeattleSt Catherine School
      (Roman Catholic)
    8524 8th Ave Ne
    SeattleWA 98115
    (206)525-0581
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | 260 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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