The Seabury School

  • Independent school for intellectually advanced and creative children, Prekindergarten through 8th grades.

School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Other special emphasis association(s)
Other school association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedGifted education
Year Founded1989
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students84 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade The Seabury School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size15 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(No uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition Notes$18,190 6-8 $15,795 K-5 $11,920 Full day Pre-K $7,500Half day Pre-K
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorJoslyn Kearns


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
BCPA Creative Arts, Bricks4Kidz, Chess4Life, First LEGO League Robotics
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tacoma
    Grades: NS-12 | 606 students
    3.1 miles
    827 N Tacoma Ave
    Tacoma, WA 98403
    3.1 NS-12
  • Tacoma
    Imagination School
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-6 | 13 students
    12.7 miles
    14824 C Street South
    Tacoma, WA 98444
    12.7 PK-6
  • Tacoma
    Grades: NS-6 | 222 students
    14.5 miles
    3425 176th Street E
    Tacoma, WA 98446
    14.5 NS-6
  • Tacoma
    Grades: NS-12 | 669 students
    9.1 miles
    7723 Chambers Creek Rd W University Place
    Tacoma, WA 98467
    9.1 NS-12
  • Tacoma
    Grades: NS-8 | 532 students
    6.4 miles
    7112 S 12th St
    Tacoma, WA 98465
    6.4 NS-8

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The average private school tuition in Tacoma, WA is $6,188 for elementary schools and $11,480 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Tacoma, WA is 92% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).