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Giddens School is open for in-person instruction in preschool - 5th grades. We offer in-person tours and a variety of virtual events and opportunities to get to know our learning community. Learn More

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About

2120 21st Avenue S
Seattle, WA 98144
About Giddens School...

Applying

Application Deadline
January 14
Application Fee
$75
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
None

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$26,760
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
29%
Average Financial Aid
$12,903
From Giddens School

Giddens celebrates a long history as a school committed to academics and learning, social and emotional development, and justice. Since 1972, Giddens has fostered young people who are secure in themselves, value difference and embrace diversity, think critically about the world around them, and possess both the knowledge and passion to work for progress.

In the context of an increasingly global, interconnected, and diverse future, the work of Giddens is as important as ever before.

Learn more about SPARK at Giddens School

SPARK Units provide a framework for integrated learning and are inquiry-based learning experiences that place science and social studies content knowledge side by side with social justice topics. Students are encouraged to develop questions, theories, and strategies as they engage in interactive learning experiences. SPARK encourages students to make connections in order to apply their knowledge.

School Details

Grades
PK, K-5
Students
187
Student-Teacher Ratio
6:1
National
17:1
Full-Time Teachers
29
Part-Time Teachers
1

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Students

Students
187
Gender
  • Female
    45%
  • Male
    55%
Student Diversity
  • White
    52.9%
  • Multiracial
    20.9%
  • African American
    11.8%
  • Asian
    10.2%
  • Hispanic
    4.1%
  • Pacific Islander
    0.6%
  • Native American
    0.5%

Preschool

Annual Cost
$17,790
Cost is for the most complete schedule offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Starting Age
3
Pre-K Student-Teacher Ratio
7:1
Schedule Options
  • Offers Full Week
    Yes
  • Offers Part Week
    Yes
  • Offers Full Day
    Yes
  • Offers Part Day
    Yes

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Living in the Area

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  3. Housing
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Median Household Income
$64,062
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,390
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$552,828
National
$217,500

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