Seattle Urban Academy

Situated in Seattle's Rainier Valley, Seattle Urban Academy is a positive, alternative, Christian, educational community where at-risk high school students develop academic, social and spiritual maturity to graduate to higher education and sustained employment.

Our Staff

SUA has a highly qualified staff with a strong commitment to build up and educate youth who face high risks:

  • The staff of 8 members holds 5 graduate degrees (4 Masters and 1 Ph.D.)
  • The principal, history teacher and transitions coordinator and office coordinator have served a combined 35 years, leading to program stability and a reputation that dedication and sustained relationships create long-term impact.
  • South Seattle is home to 5 staff members.
  • The student-to-teacher classroom ratio is a low 10:1.

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