The Bush School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
3400 E Harrison Street
Seattle, WA 98112
Tel: (206)322-7978
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  • The Bush School, founded in 1924 by Helen Taylor Bush, is a progressive, independent, non-sectarian day school of approximately 650 students in grades K-12.
  • Our mission is to spark in students of diverse backgrounds and talents a passion for learning, accomplishment, and contribution to their communities.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Year Founded1924

Student Body

Total Students657 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
34%
State avg.: 27%
Students by GradeThe Bush School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size15 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 11
Tuition NotesTuition by grade: **K-5 $26,325 **6-8 $32,220 **9-12 $33,735
% on Financial Aid
21%
Average Financial Aid Grant$22,500
Acceptance Rate
25%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorPolly Oppmann Fredlund
Admissions AssociateBlair Morgan-Livingston

Sports

Total Sports Offered11 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Golf, Nordic Skiing, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCross Country,
GolfNordic Skiing,
SoccerTennis,
Track and FieldUltimate Frisbee,
Volleyball

School Notes

  • Please contact the Admissions and Financial Aid Office at 206-326-7736 or admissions@bush.edu for information about admissions.
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5  9/1/2016
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