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Five Acre School

Five Acre School is a coeducational private alternative school for students in grades Pre-K through 6.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Rural

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Overview

Overview

Five Acre School says

Five Acre is the school you wish you had gone to as a child. It follows a rigorous academic curriculum that prepares children thoroughly for later stages of their education, but it does so in ways that keep them excited about learning. The school is a warm community where students have the security, freedom, motivation and power to develop naturally and fully. Children learn in different ways and at different paces. We adapt instruction to the talents and learning style of each individual student, ensuring that all succeed. The school day is thoughtfully balanced between quiet and physically active work, using youthful energy to increase, not detract from, learning. We also devote considerable attention to citizenship, social development and character building. Our curriculum is organized around the same Washington State Essential Learning Requirements as public schools, but the traditional subjects are integrated with art, music, drama and outdoor education to keep learning exciting and meaningful. Teachers balance hands-on activities with work periods requiring quiet attention. Students who have moved from Five Acre to the public system have been very successful.

Finance

Finance

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

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Admissions
Phone
  (360) 681-7255

Academics

Academics

Academic Calendar: Continuous

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 96
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 38
Kindergarten 15
1 10
2 4
3 11
4 9
5 7
6 2

Five Acre School's relatively variable enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Five Acre School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 12 : 1
Gender 26% Male / 74% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 56%
Hispanic/Latino 4%
Asian 5%

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