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The Seattle Area German American School (SAGA) is a German language immersion school offering programs in Preschool, PreK, Kindergarten - 5th Grade. Founded in 2005 the SAGA School fosters a vibrant community grounded in German-speaking culture and inspires students to become passionate learners and engaged global citizens. SAGA also offers afterschool school programs for students Kindergarten through High School, enrichment programs and preschool playgroups. No previous German is required in Preschool programs.
Children entering our Preschool program no prior German language is required. Children entering our Elementary program in 1st Grade or higher German knowledge is required.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: School with Special Program Emphasis
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-5
  • Enrollment: 150 students
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 17 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-5
Year Founded
2005

Student Body

Total Students
150 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade
Seattle Area German American School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
15 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Feb. 17 / rolling
Admissions Director
Andrea Wohlan

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Arts and Music Programs:
Recorder

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Wilderness Course

School Notes

  • The mission of the Seattle Area German American School is to provide a German immersion education. Through its vision the SAGA School inspires students to become passionate learners and engaged global citizens. Through academic excellence and a well-rounded education, our students achieve German fluency and literacy. The SAGA School fosters a vibrant community grounded in German-speaking culture.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

When is the application deadline for Seattle Area German American School?

The application deadline for Seattle Area German American School is Feb. 17 / rolling (applications are due on Feb. 17 but additional applications are reviewed year-round as space permits ).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: School with Special Program Emphasis
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-5
  • Enrollment: 150 students
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 17 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Seattle, WA is $19,231 for elementary schools and $22,577 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Seattle, WA is 71% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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