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    South Shore PreK-8 School

    Our Vision

    We are bright spirits on a magnificent journey

    Together we create a loving community of purposeful learning that focuses on the whole child: body, mind and spirit.


    School Wide Expectations

    We are learners, we are kind, we are respectful, we are safe

    South Shore PreK-8 School is in the heart of the Rainier Valley and takes great pride in serving our 700 students and their families in 98118. We offer a full day PreK program, a strong focus on early learning from PreK-3rd grade, a robust commitment to Social-Emotional learning and leadership, small class sizes, a rigorous math curriculum in 5-8thgrade, and a seamless transition from elementary to middle school. Our students enjoy a well-rounded educational day that includes art, physical education, music, instrumental music, Mandarin and outdoor education with our community garden. Our program features include a continuum of special education services, supports for English Language Learners, a generous after school program, and dynamic community partnerships that enhance both the school day and after school.

    Contact Us

    4800 S. Henderson St.
    Seattle, WA 98118

    Main Office: 206-252-7600
    Attendance: 206-252-7604
    Fax: 206-252-7601

    Principal: Kristin DeWitte
    kgdewitte@seattleschools.org

    Asst. Principal & Dir. of Early Learning: Justin Hendrickson
    jbhendrickso@
    seattleschools.org


    Asst. Principal, Middle School: Keith Roberson
    kwroberson@
    seattleschools.org



    2017-18 Bell Schedule

    Start and End Time:
    7:55 a.m. - 2:25 p.m.

    Early Release Wednesday:
    7:55 a.m. - 1:10 p.m.