Yellow Wood Academy

  • 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
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 3-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1981
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students21 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 23%
Students by GradeYellow Wood Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio1:1
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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    (206)232-5432
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