admissions process

Step 1 - ATTEND AN OPEN HOUSE OR take a Tour

Our highest priority at Root Academy is to enhance each child's classroom and learning experience. We strive to involve families in their child's experience, and we love to give visitors the chance to see what makes our school unique. 

STEP 2 - Complete an application form

Once you've toured our facility and met our staff, we encourage you to complete an application. An online application can be accessed via the link below, or a paper copy of the application may be requested by sending an email to There is a non-refundable application fee of $75 per family. We currently offer rolling admissions.  

Regardless of the learning style, academic ability of your child, or the financial situation of your family, we are happy to work with you.  We strive to create an integrative environment that offers each student individualized staff attention as well as the ability to interact with and learn from peers of varying backgrounds, abilities, and learning styles. 

Tuition for the 2017-18 school year is $15,300. Tuition assistance is available.

Root Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, or disability. This policy applies to the administration of its educational policies, admissions, financial aid, and any other school-administered program.
Root Academy is a Certified Private School, as determined by the Washington State Board of Education.

All prospective parents should schedule a tour to observe our facility and classrooms and explore whether the environment we offer is the best fit for your child. Utilize our contact form below, reach out to us via phone at (206) 291-5526, or email at