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We are no longer accepting applications for the 6th and 8th-grade classes for the Fall of 2019. If you are interested in applying to the 7th-grade, the process remains the same and applications are considered on a rolling basis. Please email the Admission Director to schedule a Family Visit.
Our application, teacher evaluation, and transcript request forms are available on this page. For detailed information on the process, refer to the appropriate Application Dates and Checklist document below. If you are experiencing trouble with the documents, please refer to the Instructions on Completing the Applications below. If you continue to have trouble, please email the Admission Director for assistance.
Forms may be submitted by mail or email to the admissions office. Teachers can fill out the evaluations by hand then scan and email forms as well.
Email forms to:
Mail forms to:
Explorer West Middle School
10015 28th Ave SW
Seattle, WA 98146
Fall 2019 Application Dates and Checklist (Updated 8/8/18)
Fall 2019 Sibling Application Dates and Checklist (Updated 8/8/18)
Pay your Application Fee. The application fee is $60 and due at the time of the Family Visit. You can pay by credit card online, or by check at the time of the visit.
Fall 2019 Records Request– Please give your school our address and contact information to facilitate the process. We do not use the Ravenna System and request that schools send copies of transcripts by email or mail. (Updated 8/30/18)
Fall 2019 PSIS Evaluation – Our application requires two completed evaluations to be submitted. If teachers are filling our evaluations for other PSIS schools on the Ravenna online system for your student, they can print out the completed forms and submit them by mail or email. (Updated 8/30/18)
For more detailed information on the financial aid process, please visit our financial aid page.
SSS Financial Aid Flyer (Updated 9/11/17)