Northwest School For Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Children

15303 Westminster Way N
Seattle, WA 98133
Tel: (206)364-4605
  • 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.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students36 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
60%
State avg.: 27%
Students by GradeNorthwest School For Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Children Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size6 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

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