With the Library and the Technology and Language Center in the background, students pass by the Alumni Circle in the center of campus in between classes.
A robust arts program is part of the academic day for students to study in music, visual arts, performing arts or stagecraft.
All students at Overlake participate in the school's Outdoor Program, enriching the learning experience while cultivating leadership and responsibility skills.
- The Overlake School is an independent, nonprofit, nonsectarian, coeducational day school for 522 students in grades five through 12 with a rigorous college preparatory curriculum and outstanding co-curricular programs in the arts, athletics, community service and outdoor education.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
National Association of College Admissions Counselors
|Grades Offered||Grades 5-12|
|Total Students||527 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 27%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||75 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||7:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||
|Average Class Size||14 students|
|Number of AP Courses||18 courses|
|Advanced Courses||Art History, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science, English Literature, Environmental Science, French Language, Japanese, Latin, Physics B, Spanish Language, Spanish Literature, Statistics|
|Average SAT score||1360|
|Average ACT score||30|
|Matriculation DataMatric. Data||Link to Matriculation Data|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual
(No dress code)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Jan. 12|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$31,460|
|% on Financial Aid||
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$12,169|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Lou Sabino|
|Admissions Associate||Margaret Marks|
|Total Sports Offered||9 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Tennis, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,
Cross Country, Golf,
Tennis, Ultimate Frisbee,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||21 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Alliance Club, Chess Club, Culinary Club, Environmental Club, Film Club, French Literature Magazine, IMPACT, International Film Club, Japanese Club, Junior Statesmen of America, Latin Club, Math Team, Overlake Accent, Overlake Math Olympiad, Peer Tutoring, Philanthropy Club, Philosophy Club, Rock Climbing Club, Student government, The Overlake Independent, Ultimate Frisbee Alliance Club, Chess Club, Culinary Club, Film Club, IMPACT, Japanese Club, Latin Club, Math Team, Peer Tutoring, Environmental Club,
French Literature Magazine,
International Film Club,
Junior Statesmen of America,
Overlake Math Olympiad,
Rock Climbing Club,
The Overlake Independent,
- A college prepartory, co-educational, independent school offering rigorous academic and co-curricular activities to students in grades 5 through 12th. Also offer a variety of Global Service Projects in Cambodia and Uruguay, Outdoor Education Program, Project Week, Senior Projects, and Community Service. Summer academic and sports camps available. Need-based financial aid, Malone Scholarships and Rainier Scholarships. A beautiful campus located on 75 rural acres.
- Student and Parent Interview
- Teacher Recommendation
- Previous Educational Record
- ISEE or SSAT
- School Location Miles Grades Students
RedmondGrades: NS-12 | 767 students
8905 208th Avenue NE
Redmond, WA 98053
SeattleGrades: K-12 | 580 students
3400 E Harrison Street
Seattle, WA 98112
SeattleGrades: 6-12 | 505 students
8000 25th Ave Ne
Seattle, WA 98115
232 228th Avenue SE
Sammamish, WA 98074
Clyde HillGrades: PK-12 | 1030 students
1601 98th Ave Ne
Clyde Hill, WA 98004
Overlake is an extraordinary school. My children went first to Lakeside, which was a huge disappointment. Overlake was, by far, superior in every area.
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April 25, 2017
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