Hyla Middle School is a co-ed, independent, non-profit school which serves Bainbridge Island and the surrounding communities.
Accreditation: Hyla is proud to be accredited by the Northwest Association of Independent Schools.
NWAIS accreditation requires adherence to the highest standards of operation and best practices, and a commitment to the mission of NWAIS and the following essential characteristics:
- Commitment to the Public Good
- Effective Governance and Operations
- Physical Location or Place
- Primary Focus of Academic Education
- Commitment to the Best Interests of Children
For more information about NWAIS accreditation requirements, please visit www.nwais.org.
Educational philosophy: Middle-school-age, child-centered, participatory, and academically focused education.
Total enrollment: 82 – 90 students in grades 6, 7, and 8
Class Size: Each grade is divided in two sections with class size of 15 students generally.
Financial Aid: Twenty-five percent of our families receive financial aid.
Courses taught: Art, Drama, Electives, English, History, Humanities, Human Relations, Library, Math, Physical Education, Science, and Spanish.
Transportation: Kitsap Transit bus service stops at the school and we encourage car-pooling.
School Hours: 8:00am to 3:00pm
Faculty & Staff: There are 10 full-time teachers, 2 part-time teachers, a school counselor, a support services tutor, a librarian and technology director, and an administrative team of 4.
Campus: Located on an historic 13-acre homestead with 3 classroom buildings, library, computer lab, a barn, playfield, sport court, meadow, and woods.
Location: 7861 Bucklin Hill Road, Bainbridge Island, Washington 98110.
Phone Number: 206 842-5988