PSCS Open House!

Fall Open House for Prospective Families Saturday, November 6, 2021 1-3pm In Person! PSCS Open Houses are informal gatherings for families interested in learning more about community-centered education. We call it an Open House, but hope you’ll plan to join us at the start of the event, as we’ll be following a set program. You…

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PSCS is Hiring!

Are you interested in progressive, relationship-driven education? Are you excited by the idea of collaborative leadership? If so, we hope to connect with you. PSCS is hiring an Adjunct Teaching Staff Member with Math Focused experience. Please read through the position summary, requirements, and responsibilities, then mail or email us your resume and note: In…

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Choose Community.

The PSCS 21-22 Annual Giving Campaign kicked off on October 1! Please consider donating supporting Puget Sound Community School in helping educate compassionate, engaged citizens of the world. We ask our students to choose Community every day, even when it feels hard to show up. Families, friends, and supporters, please join us in our efforts.…

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Remote Learning Resources

Puget Sound Community School transitioned to extended remote learning on Thursday, March 12 due to Covid-19 and Shelter in Place orders. We will hold all courses and activities in virtual spaces through the end of the school year and are planning for multiple return scenarios.

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Virtual Admissions Visitations

PSCS is scheduling Virtual Admissions Visitations this Spring. Visits are integral to understanding our progressive education model and for seeing our unique program in action. Interested prospective families can email our Admissions Office for more information. Enrollment decisions at PSCS are rolling and community-based.

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PAST EVENT: Virtual Open House 10.24.20

Join PSCS staff and students for a virtual Admissions Open House for prospective families on Saturday, October 24 from 12-2pm. While the format will be remote, compassion and program will be front and center. Please RSVP via email, through Ravenna (our online admissions portal), or call the front desk 206-324-4350.

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PSCS Life – Relationships Matter

In 2010, I made the move from public to independent school education. At that time, I attended a meeting with Bernie Noe, the Head of the Lakeside School, and something he said resonated deeply with me. To paraphrase: “It is not our job to continue to perpetuate students having privilege. It’s our job to educate…

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In Crosscut

Puget Sound Community School (PSCS) alum parent and Crosscut staff reporter, Knute Berger, recently wrote  “On ‘zealous’ parents and corrupt college admissions,” his comments on the college entrance scandal.

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PSCS Life – Thoughts on the College Admissions Scandal

Earlier this week, as news broke of the college admissions scandal—where wealthy parents were essentially paying large sums of money to secure spots for their children in top colleges—I thought to myself, “Yep, that’s not surprising.”   Having worked with some of the most prestigious independent schools in the country, I’ve met a lot of…

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PSCS Life – Family Feedback

Last summer, I began my journey at PSCS by inviting all current families to meet with me. I wanted to gather feedback on their PSCS experience, explore the things our community values, and see where there were areas for growth as we transitioned into our next 25 years. I asked four questions. One, why did…

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