The Lake & Park School

3201 Hunter Blvd South
Seattle, WA 98144
Tel: (206)721-3480
Grades: PK-5 | 63 students
The Lake and Park School is an elementary school with grades extending from pre-kindergarten through grade 5.
Founded in 2003 by Camille Hayward, her commitment to insuring that kindergarten age children can still experience a traditional kindergarten program has been the driving force behind her career from the onset.
The Lake and Park School in Seattle's Mt. Baker neighborhood exists to provide a comprehensive elementary program.
It embraces the best of past traditions in offering a classic kindergarten, and an experiential education for the elementary grades.
Themed curriculum allows for optimal learning across the subject matter range.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-5
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 2003

Student Body

Total Students 63 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade The Lake & Park School  Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost $11,500
Tuition Notes Activity fee approximately $300 for the 2013-2014 academic year.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $3,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Tom McQueen

School Notes

  • Mission: The Lake and Park School exists to provide a comprehensive Kindergarten through elementary (K-Grade 5)educational program. It embraces the best of past traditions in providing a classic kindergarten, as wellas offers an experiential education for the elementary grades. One where a themed curriculum isindividualized to meet each child in a meaningful way. Lake and Park School is committed to every childit enrolls in terms of the whole child. Preschool children may enroll on a space available basis.  Visit our website and blog to get great detail on the scope and range of the curriculum throughout the grades.
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The average private school tuition in Seattle, WA is $13,039 for elementary schools and $14,312 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Seattle, WA is 63% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).