64 reviews
  1. Seattle, WA
  2. 5-12
  3. Private
A+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    A+
  2. Diversity
    A+
  3. Teachers
    A+
  4. College Readiness
    A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    A+
  6. Sports
    A
Address
14050 1st Ave Ne
Seattle, WA 98125
Telephone
(206) 440-2716
Organization Memberships
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$32,000

Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
Data not available
Average SAT
1430
80 responses
Average ACT
33
34 responses

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
NG
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Students

Diversity
A+
Based on racial diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
838
Free or Reduced Lunch
Data not available
83%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.6 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.6 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.6 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
9:1
National
16:1
Average Teacher Salary
Data not available
Teachers in First/Second Year
Data not available
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.7 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.7 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.7 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
A+
Based on student and parent reviews.
Girls Athletic Participation
Data not available
Boys Athletic Participation
Data not available
Expenses Per Student
Data not available
National
$11,890
100%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.11 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.11 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.11 responses

Lakeside School Reviews

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Much of the administration is accessible to the students, and are very helpful and friendly people. There are of course, the people in the background like trustees and office staff who we rarely ever meet or contact, but may influence the school's policies. The dress code is very lax - we are able to wear nearly anything. Attendance is also rarely a problem. We are assigned school maintenance work if we forget to sign in multiple times or are caught skipping class. Students often leave the campus without trouble, although this is not allowed. There are occasional conflicts between administration and students, but the administration usually is stubborn and sticks to its decisions, and the students eventually forget about it.
Amazing resources. A new gym was recently built, catering primarily to basketball teams, unfortunately. Renovations occur relatively frequently. All students are required to have laptops, and there is a dedicated team to help students. with technical problems... however they seem to sometimes do not know what they're talking about. The college counseling team is one of the best found at a secondary school - truly truly helpful. There is dedicated process for finding tutors and a space for sessions. We contract with the local transportation authority for buses.
Lakeside invests a great deal in all levels of extracurricular activities. The goal is to allow students to find a likeminded group of others who they can participate with any just about any activity imaginable. And if the activity doesn't exist, they support students creating new clubs or organizations.