Community Partners

Chief Sealth High School partners withmany community organizations in order to promote intellectual, social,emotional, and ethical growth for all students.

The success of our students is due inlarge part to these strong partnerships. The programs offered to ourdiverse student body range from outdoor education, international travel,case management and mental health services, vocational and tradeopportunities, tutoring, college preparation, mentoring, housing, andmore.

Agency What they offer Who they help Contact
Arts Corps Arts Corps fosters the creativity of young people by offering a wide range of free arts education classes in schools and community spaces. Classes include theater, poetry dance, music, visual arts and more!     For more info, please contact:
Asian Counseling & Referral Service Mental health counseling; assistance with basic needs such as health and housing Asian Pacific American individuals/families–including immigrants, refugees and native born. ACRS collectively speaks 30 languages and dialects 206-695-7600
Center for Career Alternatives (CCA) Several programs meeting the needs of students including improving math, reading and writing skills; mentorship with a caring adult; paid work experiences; resources for students who have been expelled; support for students who have not passed the WASL Students who are 16-20 years of age and interested in the GED program. Job assistance available. Must meet family income. 206-322-9080
in Schools
Our mission is to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life. We provide case management and support for students who are struggling or are at risk of dropping out. We work with students, families, teachers, community organizations for overall success.  CSI students 9-12. Johnny Jefferson

Mia Stroutsos


Consejo Counseling & Referral Service Individual, group and family therapy; support groups; crisis intervention; chemical dependency assessments; case management. Group counseling with males and females (separately) at Chief Sealth HS. Focus on Spanish speaking clients; focus on high-risk Latino and multicultural youth 206-461-4880
Dream Project Partners UW students with first-generation and low-income high school students to help them achieve the dream of attending college by assisting with the college admissions process (including SAT prep, applications, writing essays, applying for financial aid, and finding scholarships Chief Sealth HS students 206-616-5791
El Centro de la Raza Multi-service center provides advocacy, case management, information and referral to community resources. Assist immigrants in filling out citizen application forms. No eligibility for most programs. Focus is on the Latino community in Seattle and King County 206-329-9442
Math Engineering Science Achievement (MESA) Building pathways to careers in engineering and science for minority and female students All students interested in math and science 206-616-2946
OneWorld Now! Global leadership program that includes travel to Morocco or China and learning Arabic or Chinese; college advising and application assistance; 2-year after school commitment All students. Scholarships are available for travel to Morocco, China, or Egypt (206) 223-7703
Ryther Child Center Intensive therapeutic residential treatment; child and family therapy; mental health counseling; Chemical Dependency treatment   206-762-2630
Safe Futures Youth Center counseling, after school program with tutoring and homework assistance, case management services, leadership development, mentoring, support/therapeutic groups Focuses on culturally relevant services for all youth 206-938-9606
SEAMAR  providing quality, comprehensive health, human and housing services to diverse communities, specializing in service to Latinos  Focus on Spanish speaking clients; focus on high-risk Latino and multicultural youth  206-766-6976
Seattle Youth Violence Prevention Initiative Multi-agency community-based dropout prevention program; connects youth to the agency that best matches their cultural and linguistic needs   266-937-7680
Southwest Youth and Family Serivces (SWYFS) Provides individual, group and family counseling. Offers parenting classes, support groups and ESL classes All families in West and Southwest Seattle. Additionally, I/Agui Community center adovcates for primarily Iraqi or Arab-speaking families regarding immigration, medical, legal, housing and other needs. 206-937-7680
Summer Search Leadership development program; mentoring for 3 years; two full-time paid summer experiential trips; college and career counseling individually, with families, and in workshops Focuses on low-income, high potential and performing; look for resiliency, altruism, and performance; students referred during the fall of their sophomore year by school personnel 206-729-0911
Teen Health Center @ CSHS Chief Sealth High School's health clinic – run byNeighborCare Health – located in the school that provides a place where students can go for physical and mental health services and to learn how to lead healthy lives. Chief Sealth HS students 206-938-1360
Treehouse Provides support and services to children in foster care. Offers fees for summer camps, tutoring and educational advocacy. Has a Wearhouse for youth with a DSHS social worker to get free clothes and supplies. All students with a DSHS caseworker. 206-767-7000
TRiOTalent Search Assistance in preparing for college; academic, financial and career counseling College bound 9-12 graders. 2/3 first generation college & low-income. 1/3 low income, 1st generation or neither. Leti Bravo: 206 -252-8635
UDOC Free summer program at UW for students interested in health professions; students live at UW, go on field trips to different clinics and hospitals Sophomores and juniors can apply starting in November, deadline in March 206-616-5522
United Indians of All Tribes Independent living program; case management on site; length of stay up to 36 months (or 22nd birthday if not involved in state); 5 beds Targets urban Native American and youth of color ages 14-21; Co-ed 206-781-8303
Upward Bound Academic counseling and senior advising to assist in applications for college, financial aid and scholarhips; college prep workshops; intense summer classes at UW Recruit freshmen and sophomores in the fall, application deadline end of January; stay with them until HS graduation 206-386-1183
White Center Public Health Public health nurse helps students and families access health care and get them connected to providers Chief Sealth HS students and the community 206-296-4646
YMCA Community Learning Center   Chief Sealth HS students Aurora Porter[email], 206-252-8665
Youngstown Cultural Arts Center Provides a wide variety of classes and performances for young people: yoga, music, band, recording, concerts, theater, dancing, poetry, and more! Has a theater, dance studio and recording studio. Chief Sealth HS students and other area youth 206-935-2999