Bertschi School educates children to become compassionate, confident and creative learners in a global community. But this is not just the mission of the school, it`s also how Bertschi operates every day.
Bertschi students are taught to know who they are, who their fellow students are, and the impact and influence they have on their community.
Staff, teachers, parents, and students work together to establish an environment that is inclusive, supportive, and respectful.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked WA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-5
  • Students: 246 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $29,360
  • Acceptance rate: 35%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 13

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-5
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
visit https://www.bertschi.org/learning-services to learn more
Year Founded
1975
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
246 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade
Bertschi School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
85%
Average Class Size
18 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 13
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
tuition is all-inclusive; after school care and one-to-one instructional support are an extra charge
% on Financial Aid
18%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$20,650
Acceptance Rate
35%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Michele Sanchez
Admissions Associate
Jessie Kaarbo

Sports

Total Sports Offered
2 sports

School Notes

Profile last updated: 12/02/2021

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked WA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-5
  • Students: 246 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $29,360
  • Acceptance rate: 35%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 13

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