Salmonberry School

Salmonberry School teaches the whole child.  We believe that children learn best at their own pace.
We provide students with the freedom, the opportunities, and the tools to discover an pursue their passions.Our curriculum is rich in language, literature, science, craft, and the arts.
We integrate strong academics with active learning to bring integrated thematic units to life.
This challenges and inspires students to develop as creative thinkers and doers.
Our school community is based on mutual support and respect among students, teachers, and families.
At Salmonberry, children thrive in an environment of cooperation and camaraderie. They develop self-respect, and appreciation for the different perspectives of others.
Community service projects, a strong multi-cultural focus, and deep involvement with nature's rhythms are central to our program.
Through these experiences, students become informed, socially and environmentally responsible citizens.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded2001

Student Body

Total Students44 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Salmonberry School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size12 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$9,400
Tuition NotesKindergarten tuition ranges from $5,300-$8,850 Elementary tuition ranges from $8,200-$9,400
% on Financial Aid
35%

School Notes

  • Salmonberry School teaches the whole child. We believe that children learn best at their own pace. We provide students with the freedom, the opportunities, and the tools to discover an pursue their passions.Our curriculum is rich in language, literature, science, craft, and the arts. We integrate strong academics with active learning to bring integrated thematic units to life. This challenges and inspires students to develop as creative thinkers and doers. Our school community is based on mutual support and respect among students, teachers, and families. At Salmonberry, children thrive in an environment of cooperation and camaraderie. They develop self-respect, and appreciation for the different perspectives of others. Community service projects, a strong multi-cultural focus, and deep involvement with nature's rhythms are central to our program. Through these experiences, students become informed, socially and environmentally responsible citizens.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school and elementary school to Salmonberry School is Orcas Christian School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Orcas Montessori School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Eastsound
    Orcas Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-K | 21 students
    0.6 miles
    1147 N Beach Rd
    Eastsound, WA 98245
    (360) 376-5350
    0.6 PK-K
    21
  • Eastsound
    Orcas Christian School
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: K-12 | 79 students
    1.2 miles
    107 Enchanted Forest Rd
    Eastsound, WA 98245
    (360) 376-6683
    1.2 K-12
    79
  • Friday Harbor
    Spring Street International School
    Spring Street International School Photo
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 6-12 | 122 students
    12.5 miles
    505 Spring St
    Friday Harbor, WA 98250
    (360) 378-6393
    12.5 6-12
    122
  • Friday Harbor
    Grades: K-6 | 13 students
    12.5 miles
    775 Park St
    Friday Harbor, WA 98250
    (360) 378-2331
    12.5 K-6
    13
  • Ferndale
    Grades: PK-6 | 104 students
    16.9 miles
    2377 Douglas Road
    Ferndale, WA 98248
    (360) 778-3681
    16.9 PK-6
    104

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