Yellow Wood Academy

Tel: (206)236-1095
  • YWA was founded in 1981 and became an accredited private school in 1993.
  • We value all kinds of learners and provide highly skilled staff and instructors to help all students grow and achieve their goals.
  • For 31 years, YWA has been helping students become confident, independent and lifelong learners.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Northwest Association of Accredited Schools
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1981

Student Body

Total Students225 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 27%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size1 students
Number of AP Courses3 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAll AP Courses and Exams
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition is based on number of course for credit hours
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorKristy Szablya
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Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in King County, WA is $12,772 for elementary schools and $16,892 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in King County, WA is 77% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).