Northwest School for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Children (formerly known as Northwest School for Hearing-Impaired Children), a unique Preschool-8 school focused on education for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing children was founded in 1982.
The method used for teaching hearing-impaired children at NWSFDHH is Signed Exact English. Every word is signed and spoken concurrently.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 44 students
  • Average class size: 6 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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Northwest School Deaf And Hard-of-hearing Children ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Washington for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
44 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
55%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade
Northwest School Deaf And Hard-of-hearing Children Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
6 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Source: Verified school update

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 44 students
  • Average class size: 6 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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