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 Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
Year Founded 1924

Student Body

Total Students 657 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
34%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade The Bush School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 85 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 11
Tuition Notes Tuition 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 Director Polly Oppmann Fredlund
Admissions Associate Blair Morgan-Livingston

Sports

Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, 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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