Educare Seattle

Educare Seattle is the only school in the Pacific Northwest in the Educare Learning Network. The school offers a strong dual-language program for English-language learners that supports the development of children’s skills in English and their home language. Operated by the Puget Sound Educational Service District’s Head Start program, Educare Seattle is located in the White Center community. The school is LEED-certified and includes age-appropriate learning environments for infants, toddlers and preschoolers both indoors and outdoors. Educare Seattle offers professional development for early learning and K-3 educators. The school also offers internships and practicums for early childhood education students from local colleges and universities.


Early Science Initiative advances science in early learning

May 24, 2016

Scientific inquiry gives young children, especially those from at-risk backgrounds, an outlet to satisfy their natural curiosity, as well as strong motivation to explore and understand their world. Through the Early Science Initiative Acceleration Grant, Educare researchers, school leaders, practitioners… Read More


A parent, teacher and director from Educare Seattle are featured in this video on early learning from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.



Educare Seattle
625 SW 100th Street
Seattle, WA 98146

Quick Facts:

  • Serves 156 children birth to age five and their families
  • Opened February 2010
  • Partners: Puget Sound Educational Services District, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation,  Thrive by Five Washington, State of Washington, Highline Public Schools, City of Seattle