Admission

As a first year Westside School parent, I particularly appreciate that from the Head of School to all the staff and faculty, my child isn't just a number. In the mornings, he is greeted by name with a smile. That speaks volumes to me about Westside School values.

                                                  -   Westside School Parent

Welcome to Westside School. Our door is open!

We invite you to learn more about the Westside School community by visiting our viewbook, exploring our website, scheduling a campus tour or coming to an open house.

Our admission season runs from early October through January, and includes weekday tours and several Open Houses.  However, we accept applications on a space available basis throughout the year.  Please contact our Advacement Office to learn more.

Call our Advancement Office

to inquire about admission

206.932.2511

Step-by-Step Admission Process

  • Contact our Advancement Office to request additional information and schedule a parent tour.
  • Submit application online 
  • Print out Teacher Recommendation form and give to student's current teacher (you may also email your teacher the PDF)
  • Once we receive the completed application and Teacher Recommendation we will schedule a school visit for your child.  Pre-kindergarten and kindergarten applicants will participate in a one hour group observation in February.  Families will be contacted with their day and time.
  • You will be contacted by our Admission Office to schedule a parent interview in January or February.
  • Families applying for Financial Aid for students entering Kindergarten through eighth grade must do so prior to February 6, 2015.
  • Admission decisions will be mailed on March 10, 2016.