Alcuin School

  • Alcuin School provides a small, safe and supportive environment for ages 2 1/2 to 5, focusing on creating a secure and happy first experience at school, while preparing children for success in kindergarten.
  • The small, homelike environment and multi-year experience bonds children, parents and staff. Open enrollment for preschool, prekindergarten, kindergarten and summer camp programs.

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Alcuin School places among the top 20% of private schools in Washington for:

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedLanguage, learning and other disabilities
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students12 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
50%
State avg.: 23%

Academics and Faculty

Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesPlease visit our web site for information on tuition.
Admissions DirectorChristine Williams

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Dance classes, gym activities.

School Notes

  • Four Reasons to Choose Alcuin School
  • A sense of community. Alcuin School provides a small, safe and supportive environment in order to meet the special emotional, social, cognitive and physical needs of young children. Close communication between parents and school, multi-year attendance and small school size help bond children, parents and school.
  • Individual attention to emotional and social development: A mixed-age group and explicit instruction in social skills provides maximum opportunities for developing social skills, while the small class size allows the teacher to provide the emotional support and individualized attention needed by young children.
  • A focus on optimal learning opportunities: A fully trained and experienced teacher implements a broad curriculum including science, social studies, art, drama, dance, music, math, oral language, literacy and literary appreciation, taking advantage of both structured and play activities. The Alcuin School prekindergarten program offers exceptional preparation for kindergarten.
  • Parent involvement: Daily Facebook news, photos, videos and parent conferences keep you up-to-date on your child`s activities and progress and explain the what, how and why of the children's education. Meaningful parent involvement offers parents the opportunity to observe and participate in the children`s activities, go on field trips and lead activities at school that reflect family interests and heritage.

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The average private school tuition in Seattle, WA is $14,683 for elementary schools and $18,408 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Seattle, WA is 72% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).