News & Updates

Here are this week’s remote events:

Wushu with Sifu

The permanent class meeting link is

Tuesday (3/31): 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM

Wednesday (4/1): 10:30 AM and 2:30 PM

Thursday (4/2): 11:00 AM and 3:00 PM

Friday (4/3): 11:30 AM and 3:30 PM

Please arrive up to 10 minutes early if you need help setting up screen display.


Art with Paul & Geoff

The permanent class meeting link is

Meeting ID: 721-604-218

Friday (4/3): 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM


Virtual Lunch

See the email from your lunch host for your individual lunch room invitation!

Tuesday (3/31): 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Thursday (4/2): 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM


Need to get materials from school?

Those working to support remote learning are considered essential services, so Morningside will remain open each day from 10:00am – 3:00pm for curriculum pickup.

In order to pickup curriculum, please follow these steps:

  1. Send a list of the exact curriculum needed to
  2. Provide us with an expected pick up time.
  3. If possible, please call the front office (206) 709-9500 when you are nearing or in front of the building. If you cannot call, ring the bell.
  4. We’ll place your curriculum order outside the front door in a black crate.

Join IKEA and Morningside to create inspiring classrooms! 

Feb 29, 2020

Morningside Academy announced January 24th that IKEA Seattle Community Support Foundation will partner with us for their Community Build Day on Saturday, February 29th, 2020! Morningside Academy has been chosen by The IKEA Charity Support Program to receive IKEA products to support Community Build Day. “We are honored to be recognized by IKEA for the work we are doing in the community,” said Morningside Academy Founder and Executive Director, Kent Johnson.

Since 1980, Morningside Academy has been a champion of change for struggling students with learning differences and the need for specialized instruction. Designing on a dime, Morningside Academy always provides a top-notch learning environment and invests highly in their students’ growth. Now, thanks to IKEA and our growing list of sponsors, they can refresh their domain with a deserving design.

On February 29th, 2020, join IKEA & the Morningside Community to support this local establishment and be a champion for change.If you would like to support Morningside Academy Community Build Day, or for media inquiries, please contact: Blue Lazarou, Director of Development, 206-709-9500,

Book Drive at Morningside!

Feb 3-6, 2020
Donate new or gently-used books to the library we are building at Morningside! See attachment for further details: Book drive 2020

YouthCare/Orion Center holiday drive

Dec 5-12, 2019
Morningside will again be collecting donations this month for those less fortunate for YouthCare’s Orion Center. The classroom with the most donations collected gets a Breakfast Party! See which items YouthCare needs most here.

Screenagers NEXT CHAPTER free showing

Nov 13, 2019 | 7 pm
There are still tickets available for the free showing of Screenagers NEXT CHAPTER at University Prep in Seattle, a film on screens and teens in the digital era. Family viewing, recommended children 6th grade and up. Details and tickets click here!

Tulip Planting at Denny Park

Sept 21, 2019 | 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join Morningside and Friends of Denny Park again this year to plant tulips at our favorite recess park! Gloves/shovels as well as coffee/snacks provided, meet at Morningside parking lot at 8:40am to walk over at 8:50am, email to RSVP!

Meet Our Newest Teacher!

Bailee Scheuffele joins us in the fall of 2019 as a new teacher, but is a long-time Seattle resident with great experience. Bailee double-majored in Communication and Political Science at the University of Washington, with a minor in Education, Learning, and Society. She received her master’s degree in behavior analysis from Florida Institute of Technology, and has a keen interest in its mainstream applications. Read more about Bailee and our other Faculty at our “About Us” tab here!