Awakening Seed School

  • Founded in 1977, Awakening Seed School is an innovative, compassionate learning community that inspires global citizens by fostering curiosity, celebrating uniqueness, and promoting social justice.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Coalition of Alternative Community Schools
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs Supportedlanguage-based, mild learning differences
Year Founded1977
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students149 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
35%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade Awakening Seed School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio30:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
53%
Average Class Size15 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition Notesvaries according to age, days attending
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMary Glover

School Notes

  • Offering quality private education since 1977, the Seed is an inclusive community that promotes kindness toward others and the planet.  We use the emergent curriculum model with an emphasis on creativity, higher level thinking and innovation.  
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Phoenix
    Grades: K-12 | 284 students
    1.8 miles
    6210 S 28th St
    Phoenix, AZ 85040
    (602)243-6909
    1.8 K-12
    284
  • Phoenix
    Grades: PK-8 | 350 students
    5.2 miles
    4515 East Muirwood Dr
    Phoenix, AZ 85048
    (480)403-9500
    5.2 PK-8
    350
  • Chandler
    Adobe Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-K | 115 students
    5 miles
    6400 W Del Rio St
    Chandler, AZ 85226
    (480)899-2980
    5 PK-K
    115
  • Glendale
    Grades: 2-12 | 26 students
    15.3 miles
    5430 W Glenn Dr
    Glendale, AZ 85301
    (623)915-0345
    15.3 2-12
    26

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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My three children attended Awakening Seed School from pre-school until they "aged out". The faculty and staff treated our whole family with kindness and respect. The children got a solid educational foundation from teachers who encouraged their creativity and curiousity. Every classroom has its own outdoor/garden area, and there is a big grassy yard with plenty of room for everybody to run and play. The Seed is more than a school -- it is a wonderful community.
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The school provides excellent well-balanced education in a safe compassionate environment. There is a real sense of community that translates to life long friendships for both the students & parents.
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The average private school tuition in Phoenix, AZ is $8,236 for elementary schools and $13,770 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Phoenix, AZ is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).