Zion Preparatory Academy

4730 32nd Ave South
Seattle, WA 98118-0981
     Tel: (206)725-0580
        
   
Grades: NS - 1 | 150 students
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The mission of Zion Preparatory Academy is to ensure academic excellence in a supportive Afrocentric, Christian based environment.
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Zion Prep espouses a simple philosophy: every child is somebody to be loved, to be taught, and to be valued as a unique individual.
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Zion Prep's approach includes a preschool program for one-year olds through pre-kindergartners, an academic program for children in kindergarten through eighth grade, and before and after school day care beginning at 6 AM and ending at 6 PM.
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The founders' vision was to provide an open-door policy, welcoming children who, for lack of financial resources or a nurturing support system, could not attend a traditional private school.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 1
Year Founded 1983

Student Body

Total Students 150 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 99%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Zion Preparatory Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,000
Tuition Notes Tuition varies in Preschool based on age
Admissions Director Givonna Marquis

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, Track and FieldBasketballTrack and Field,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Maxine Mimms High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maxine Mimms High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Lake & Park School (1.1 miles away)
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  • SeattleMaxine Mimms High School
    Alternative School  (Christian)
    3019 So Angeline St
    SeattleWA 98108
    (206)721-2446
    Alternative School  (Christian)
    0.1 mi | 27 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • SeattleTorah Day School Of Seattle
      (Jewish)
    3613 S Juneau St
    SeattleWA 98118
    (206)722-1200
      (Jewish)
    0.7 mi | 91 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • SeattleSt. Edward School
      (Roman Catholic)
    4200 S Mead St
    SeattleWA 98118
    (206)725-1774
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.8 mi | 149 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • SeattleThe Lake & Park School
      (Non-sectarian)
    3201 Hunter Blvd South
    SeattleWA 98144
    (206)721-3480
      (Non-sectarian)
    1.1 mi | 63 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SeattleSt. George Parish School
      (Roman Catholic)
    5117 13th Ave S
    SeattleWA 98108
    (206)762-0656
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.2 mi | 234 students | Gr. K-9                      

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