Areas we serve
South King County
Charles Wright Academy has more than 220 students living in South King County. The school offers these girls and boys daily bus service from Kent, Auburn, Des Moines, Midway, and Federal Way. The bus meets our Vashon students at the ferry terminal at Point Defiance. The school’s carpool directory helps parents and students who live a distance from campus coordinate rides to after-school activities.
Charles Wright is an independent school for college-bound girls and boys from pre-kindergarten to the 12th grade, with an elementary school, middle school and high school all on one campus. We are diverse and inclusive learning community using the power of academic rigor, endless inspiration, and high expectations to help students reach their intellectual, artistic, and athletic best. The school's 100-acre campus is located in Tacoma, near Chambers Bay.
Visit our website 100 times, but you still won't really know if Charles Wright is right for your family until you visit our campus, feel the energy, meet our students, teachers and parents... and judge our school with your heart as well as your head.