The Perkins School

9005 Roosevelt Way NE
Seattle, WA 98115
Tel: (206)526-8217
Grades: K-5 | 85 students
previous
next
About Us: Perkins is a small learning community where children and their families feel at home.
Children learn best in small classes and schools, where they are known and appreciated as individuals.
Our experienced teachers incorporate a variety of learning techniques, ensuring that each child's learning style is addressed and enhanced.
Philosophy: Perkins nurtures the intellectual, creative, and emotional lives of children in a diverse learning community in which an integrated, experiential curriculum prepares them for a lifetime of learning, leadership, and service.
Why Choose Us: Perkins offers a truly child-centered, age-appropriate, and challenging curriculum.
Children leave Perkins happy, motivated, and well-prepared. PLEASE NOTE: We are The Perkins School located in North Seattle in the Maple Leaf neighborhood, not the Perkins Preschool located in the Ravenna neighborhood of Seattle, nor Perkins (for the blind) located in Massachusets.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-5

Student Body

Total Students 85 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade The Perkins School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 14 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $17,500
% on Financial Aid
17%
Admissions Director Angie Gianelli

School Notes

  • Differentiated instruction, specific grade level goals with careful adaptations for individual students
  • Weekly all school meetings with close knit and caring school community
  • Environmental science, sustainability focus and school pea patch
  • Daily P.E. for optimum brain function and physical health
  • French language and social skills program in all grades
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Seattle
    Grades: PK-6 | 155 students
    1.2 miles
    7400 25th Ave Ne
    Seattle, WA 98115
    (206)524-4244
    1.2PK-6
    155
  • Bellevue
    Grades: PK-8 | 643 students
    9.1 miles
    14600 Ne 24th St
    Bellevue, WA 98007
    (425)649-0791
    9.1PK-8
    643
  • Seattle
    Pacific Crest School
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-8 | 216 students
    3.2 miles
    600 Nw Bright St
    Seattle, WA 98107
    (206)789-7889
    3.2PK-8
    216
  • Seattle
    Grades: K-12 | 580 students
    5.1 miles
    3400 E Harrison Street
    Seattle, WA 98112
    (206)322-7978
    5.1K-12
    580
  • Seattle
    Grades: PK-5 | 106 students
    5.2 miles
    309 31st Avenue E
    Seattle, WA 98112
    (206)328-4475
    5.2PK-5
    106

School Reviews

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
Recent Articles
November 21, 2016
What is really important in choosing a private school? Ranks? Academics? Financial aid? Sports programs? Arts programs? One of these criteria doesn't matter. The others do.
November 09, 2016
Private School Review has a robust search engine which will make your private school search process much easier to do. Here are some tips on how to use this tool.
November 09, 2016
We take a look at the enormous impact a private foundation can have on education.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
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).