Our Lady of Fatima Parish School has been, since 1954, the Catholic school in the Magnolia neighborhood of Seattle.
Grades are kindergarten through 8th; the school provides a true middle school and has a preschool on site.
Virtually all graduating 8th grade students who apply to Catholic high school are accepted.
For 2015-2016, we offer a 1:2 ratio of iPads/Chromebooks to students. We are fully accredited and offer specialist programs in art, music, Spanish, PE, library and technology.
We have a 9,000 volume library, computer lab, and science lab.
We have a reading specialst for students who need assistance, and offer leadership and mentoring opportunities for high achieving students.
Catholic values are strong, but students of all faiths are welcome.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked WA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 273 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,700
  • Acceptance rate: 98%
  • Average class size: 28 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Our Lady Of Fatima School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Washington for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
273 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade
Our Lady Of Fatima School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
28 students
Classroom Dress Code
(Uniforms c/o Lands End and Dennis Uniform)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Parish vs. nonparish member rates apply for 2015-2016. Please contact the school for more information.
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Mrs. Susan Burdett
Admissions Associate
Mrs. Michele Kellogg


Total Sports Offered
5 sports


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
3 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Creative Coding for Kids, Legos

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Snow Sports

School Notes

  • Children entering kindergarten must 5 years old by or on August 31st.  All prospective incoming K students are assessed for readiness.  Students in other grades are invited to spend a day with their potential class as part of the decision-making process; transcripts from former schools are required. 

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked WA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 273 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,700
  • Acceptance rate: 98%
  • Average class size: 28 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Seattle, WA is $18,913 for elementary schools and $22,399 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Seattle, WA is 73% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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