WEEKDAYS - Alki Cottage Micro-School

Micro-School
Seattle, WA, 98116

A early childhood education program led by Teacher Sandy in a schoolhouse cottage two buildings away from Alki Elementary. Students will have plenty of outdoor learning in Schmitz Park, practicing “pre-skills,” which lay the groundwork for the future. Through structured and unstructured learning time, the goal is to gain skills that ultimately help them learn to read, write, build their math and science skills, and become successful, lifelong learners.


Program Details

Type of Program

Micro-School

Preferred Ages

4 year olds – 1st grade

Location Type

Cottage Schoolhouse

Program Description

This program will focus on personalized learning for each child and plenty of outdoor play in Schmitz Park and the Alki playfield. Children will be focused on social, emotional growth as well as the foundation of writing, math, science and art.

Through structured and unstructured learning time, the goal is to gain skills that ultimately help them learn to read, write, build their math and science skills, and become successful, lifelong learners.

This class supports both children enrolled in public school who need time to focus on distance learning and also children not enrolled in distance learning.

SAFETY

CDC guidelines and social distancing is important to this micro-school so please only apply if you are following the social distancing guidelines during the pandemic.

ABOUT TEACHER SANDY

Teacher Sandy has nine years of experience working with children from a formal setting to YMCA drop in, after school care. She's even led programs for children on a cruise ship. She brings a passion for theatre, dance, and art with plenty of time for children to focus on their own passions and interests and time to play outside.


Activities

Outdoor learning and play in Schmitz Park and Alki Playfield
Art and Theatre Projects
Science Projects
Theme weeks based on the children choosing their interests: for example dinosaurs, bugs, learning about the ocean or airplanes

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Languages

English
Sign Language

Cost & Availability

Full Day$1,756 per month
Half Day$1,170 per month

Hours

Monday8:00am – 5:00pm
Tuesday8:00am – 5:00pm
Wednesday8:00am – 5:00pm
Thursday8:00am – 5:00pm
Friday8:00am – 5:00pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

Program Location Details

Alki Beach cottage schoolhouse sits next to the opening of Schmitz Park in a quiet side street, tucked up near Alki Elementary. The schoolhouse is accessible to Alki Elementary field and Schmitz Park without crossing any streets and just 1.5 blocks to Alki Beach.

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