Northwest Center Kids - Chinook


General Information

Region of Seattle: Central
401 5th Ave
Seattle , WA
Site Phone:  206-286-2390

Hours and Bell Times:
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
*Bell times subject to changes

Transportation Offered: No
Dual Language: NA
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Snack
Play Space:  Outside (On Site)

Northwest Center Kids - Chinook Information

Minimum Age:  0 years 0 months
Maximum Age:  6 years 11 months
Provider Type:  Center

Program Option:  This site is a 10-hour program and children are required to participate and pay for the full ten-hours.
SPP Cost:  For eligible children, tuition for the program is based on a sliding scale according to household size and income. To estimate what, if anything, you may owe for the 6-hour SPP portion of the day, please visit our website at to use the tuition calculator on the home page.
Extended Day Offered:   Full-Day required
Extended Day Cost: $640/mo (cost is subject to change)
Extended Day Hours: 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Number of SPP Classrooms: 2
Number of Teachers per Classroom: 2
Number of Students per Classroom: 15
Curriculum: Creative

Important Information:

• This location operates as a full day model. It is best for working parents, or parents who required before and after school care due to scheduling issues. Children enrolled at this location must attend beyond the 6-hour preschool portion of the day, but no more than 10 hours a day. The site is open from 7:00 am - 6:00 pm Mon, Tues, Thurs, and Fri and 7:00 am - 3:30 pm on Wed with the curriculum portion of the day running approximately 9:00 am - 3:00 pm. This site is unable to accept children who only need the 6-hour preschool portion of the day. The cost for extended day is separate to any SPP tuition which may be owed. Child Care subsidies or private pay accepted.
• If interested in this location, please contact the site directly to apply.
• A 30-minute load/unload parking is available for drop off and pick up purposes but anything more than 30 minutes will require paying to park in a lot.
• SPP requires proof of your child’s birthdate, proof of address, and proof of income upon enrollment to determine eligibility and if your family will or will not owe tuition.
• SPP generally follows the Seattle Public Schools calendar, including breaks and closures, and runs for 180 days from September to June. Please contact NW Center - Chinook staff for details on their calendar, closures and breaks.
• SPP does not offer transportation. It is the parent/guardian’s responsibility to bring the child to school and to pick up on time.
• Flexible schedules, such as part-day or 3 days per week, are not an option.
• Interested in a tour? Please contact the site directly for more information.
• If selected for this site, the Provider has their own paperwork which will need to be completed after submitting enrollment through SPP.

Other Site Information:
This site manages their own enrollment. Please contact them directly to apply and/or be added to their waitlist. - All adults to wear masks - All visitors must screen themselves for symptoms and stay out if they have symptoms or test positive - Agency is requiring at least 5 days of isolation for positive results