Most Selective Private Preschools in Washington

The average private preschool acceptance rate in Washington is 87% per year (2021-22).
The most selective school in Washington is University Child Development School, with an acceptance rate of 20%.

Most Selective Private Preschools in Washington (2021-22)

School
Acceptance Rate
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Acceptance Rate: 20%
Grades: PK-5
5062 9th Ave Ne
Seattle, WA 98105
(206) 547-3619
Rank: #22.
Acceptance Rate: 22%
Grades: PK-10
200 Mill Avenue South Suite 110
Renton, WA 98057
(206) 723-5526
Rank: #33.
The Bush School
The Bush School Photo
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 25%
Grades: NS-12
3400 E Harrison Street
Seattle, WA 98112
(206) 322-7978
Rank: #44.
Bertschi School
Bertschi School Photo
Acceptance Rate: 35%
Grades: NS-5
2227 10th Avenue E
Seattle, WA 98102
(206) 442-6856
Rank: #55.
St. Thomas School
St. Thomas School Photo
(5)
Acceptance Rate: 41%
Grades: PK-8
8300 NE 12th Street
Medina, WA 98039
(425) 454-5880
Rank: #66.
Cedar River Montessori School
Cedar River Montessori School Photo - checking out the salmon eggs
Montessori School
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 46%
Grades: PK-8
15828 SE Jones Road
Renton, WA 98058
(425) 271-9614
Rank: #77.
Acceptance Rate: 50%
Grades: PK-5
3201 Hunter Blvd South
Seattle, WA 98144
(206) 721-3480
Rank: #88.
The Valley School
The Valley School Photo
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 55%
Grades: PK-5
318 30th Avenue E
Seattle, WA 98112
(206) 328-4475
Rank: #99.
The Bear Creek School
The Bear Creek School Photo - There are 45-70 graduates of The Bear Creek School each June.
(Christian)
(8)
Acceptance Rate: 56%
Grades: NS-12
8905 208th Avenue NE
Redmond, WA 98053
(425) 898-1720
Rank: #10 - 1210. - 12.
Bright Water Waldorf School
Bright Water Waldorf School Photo - Beginning in the early childhood classes, circle time and group songs connect the children with rhythm, melody, and pitch. Students rise into the early grades with flute and lyre playing. Formal subject classes for music instruction start in the fourth grade with Strings. In middle school students venture into more complex arrangements and play together in ensembles.
Special Program Emphasis
(3)
Acceptance Rate: 60%
Grades: NS-8
1501 10th Avenue E Ste 100
Seattle, WA 98102
(206) 624-6176
Rank: #10 - 1210. - 12.
St. John School
St. John School Photo - Grandparents' and Friends' Day
(Roman Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 60%
Grades: PK-8
120 N 79th Street
Seattle, WA 98103
(206) 783-0337
Rank: #10 - 1210. - 12.
Westside School
Westside School Photo
Acceptance Rate: 60%
Grades: NS-8
10404 34th Avenue SW
Seattle, WA 98146
(206) 932-2511
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Academy Schools
Academy Schools Photo - Lower School
(4)
Acceptance Rate: 70%
Grades: PK-12
14601 Interurban Ave S
Seattle, WA 98168
(206) 588-0860
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Whole Earth Montessori
Whole Earth Montessori Photo - Whole Earth Montessori Lower and Upper Elementary Building
Montessori School
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 70%
Grades: PK-8
2930 228th Street S.E.
Bothell, WA 98021
(425) 486-3037
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Charles Wright Academy
Charles Wright Academy Photo - Charles Wright Academy's Lower School, Middle School, and Upper School are home to more than 600 students from age 3 to 12th grade. All three schools are situated on a beautiful, wooded 107-acre campus in University Place.
(6)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: NS-12
7723 Chambers Creek Rd W University Place
University Place, WA 98467
(253) 620-8373
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Discovery Montessori
Discovery Montessori Photo
Montessori School
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: PK-6
1026 Sidney Avenue, Suite 160
Port Orchard, WA 98366
(360) 337-5745
Rank: #17 - 2117. - 21.
Everett Christian School
(Calvinist)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: PK-8
2221 Cedar St
Everett, WA 98201
(425) 259-3213
Rank: #17 - 2117. - 21.
The Little School
The Little School Photo
(8)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: PK-5
2812 116th Ave NE
Bellevue, WA 98004
(425) 827-8708
Rank: #17 - 2117. - 21.
Olympia Waldorf School
Olympia Waldorf School Photo - A rainbow rises over the historic main schoolhouse, which has been home to Olympia Waldorf School for over 35 years. The campus also includes a separate Middle School building for grades 6-8, and a residential kinderhaus at the far north side of the property.
Special Program Emphasis
(4)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: PK-8
8126 Normandy St.
Olympia, WA 98501
(360) 493-0906
Rank: #17 - 2117. - 21.
Soundview School
Soundview School Photo
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: NS-8
6515 196th St SW
Lynnwood, WA 98036
(425) 778-8572
Rank: #17 - 2117. - 21.
Sunrise Beach School
Sunrise Beach School Photo - Students help decorate the tables for our annual auction.
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: PK-12
1601 North Street SE
Olympia, WA 98501
(360) 791-8348
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Firm Foundation Christian School
Firm Foundation Christian School Photo
(Christian)
(5)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: PK-12
1919 SW 25th Avenue
Battle Ground, WA 98604
(360) 687-8382
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Snoqualmie Springs School
Snoqualmie Springs School Photo - K-Prep, Kindergarten Classrooms and Library/Multimedia Lab
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: PK-2
25237 SE Issaquah Fall City Rd
Issaquah, WA 98029
(425) 392-1196
Rank: #24 - 4124. - 41.
Burley Christian School
(Christian)
(6)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-12
14687 Olympic Dr Se
Port Orchard, WA 98367
(253) 851-8619
Rank: #24 - 4124. - 41.
Christ The King Lutheran School
(Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-8
8065 Chico Way Nw
Bremerton, WA 98312
(360) 692-8799
Rank: #24 - 4124. - 41.
Discovery Montessori School
Discovery Montessori School Photo - Children enjoy working together.
Montessori School
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-PK
2836 34th Ave West
Seattle, WA 98199
(206) 282-3848
Rank: #24 - 4124. - 41.
Evergreen Christian School
Evergreen Christian School Photo
(Christian)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-8
1010 Black Lake Blvd Sw
Olympia, WA 98502
(360) 357-5590
Rank: #24 - 4124. - 41.
Gig Harbor Academy
Gig Harbor Academy Photo - Spanish offered and taught by specialized teachers. GHA's Spanish curriculum develops positive attitudes and excitement toward learning the Spanish language.
(3)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-5
6820 32nd St NW
Gig Harbor, WA 98335
(253) 265-2150
Rank: #24 - 4124. - 41.
Heritage Christian School
Heritage Christian School Photo - "Unless the Lord builds the house, those who build it labor in vain." -- Psalm 127:1
(Presbyterian)
(4)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-8
5412 67th Ave W
University Place, WA 98467
(253) 564-6276
Rank: #24 - 4124. - 41.
Hosanna Christian School
Hosanna Christian School Photo
(Christian)
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-8
3114 45th Street Ct Nw
Gig Harbor, WA 98335
(253) 851-8952
Rank: #24 - 4124. - 41.
Life Academy Of Puget Sound
Alternative School (Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-12
414 SW 312th Street
Federal Way, WA 98023
(253) 839-7378
Rank: #24 - 4124. - 41.
Montessori Children's House
Montessori Children's House Photo - Our Elementary students on our climbing boulder.
Montessori School
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-6
5003 218th Ave Ne
Redmond, WA 98053
(425) 868-7805
Rank: #24 - 4124. - 41.
Northshore Christian Academy
Northshore Christian Academy Photo - Centrally located near the Boeing Everett Campus. NCA offers over 20 years of experience in teaching. Offering Early Learning Center through 8th grade.
(Christian)
(5)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-8
5700 23rd Drive West
Everett, WA 98203
(425) 322-2301
Rank: #24 - 4124. - 41.
Olympia Community School
Olympia Community School Photo - Love Our Ocean celebration!
Alternative School
(7)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-5
1939 Karen Frazier Rd. SE
Olympia, WA 98501
(360) 866-8047
Rank: #24 - 4124. - 41.
Olympic Christian School
Olympic Christian School Photo - OCS: K-9th Gr. 20-21 K-10th Gr. 21-22 K-11th Gr. 22-23 K-12th Gr. 23-24
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-10
43 O'Brien Rd
Port Angeles, WA 98362
(360) 457-4640
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