Our Lady Of Fatima School

  • 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.

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

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1954

Student Body

Total Students249 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Our Lady Of Fatima School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size28 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniforms c/o Lands End and Dennis Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,700
Tuition NotesParish vs. nonparish member rates apply for 2015-2016. Please contact the school for more information.
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMrs. Susan Burdett
Admissions AssociateMrs. Michele Kellogg


Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
SoccerTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.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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