Island Park Elementary is a top rated school – rated a 10 out of 10 on GreatSchool.org. Located off Island Crest Way – and right next to Island Crest & Deane’s Children’s Parks – this school is conveniently located in the mid-island area of Mercer Island. Nineteen reviews & comments on GreatSchools.org rate Island Crest Park with an overall 5-start score!
This public elementary school has a staff of 65, that serve the 540 approximate students in attendance. This school offers the normal language-mathematics-science classes, but also incorporates technology into each session. Music, arts, library, physical education, and integrated Spanish classes are also apart of the curriculum. Extra circulars include, before school choir, band & orchestra programs, robotics, chess, and art clubs.
Mercer Island schools are known for their great schools, which is habitually ranked #1 in Washington State, and Island Crest Elementary is not unlike that. An average of 87% of children are proficient or better at English Language Arts; while 84% of children are proficient or better in Mathematics; and 86% are proficient or better in Science. For more information, please check out the grade-specific report cards here! All in all, this is an amazing school, in a spectacular school district!
2760 76th Avenue SE #106, Mercer Island ♦ MLS# 1092721
1 Bedroom ♦ 1 Bathroom ♦ 676 Square Feet
Move right in to this immaculate condo, featuring easy ground-floor access, rich hardwood floors and stylish updates throughout. Its open layout is perfect whether you’re hosting friends in the roomy dining area or spending quiet evenings by the cozy slate fireplace. Step from the light-filled living room to a private deck overlooking natural scenery.
Cooking is a joy on sleek granite surfaces and stainless steel appliances in the designer kitchen. Its open concept lets you chat with guests at the breakfast bar and keep an eye out to the dining and living rooms.
Enjoy carefree living at the Carlton, a well-maintained condo community right in the heart of Mercer Island’s vibrant downtown. Great amenities—such as an impressive lobby, clubhouse, exercise room, large common area patio, walking paths, and media/game room with cushy theater seats—enhance the convenient lock-and-go lifestyle.
A quick path leads to the New Seasons Market, while Starbucks, the Park & Ride, and a variety of dining options are all just a stroll away. Award-winning schools, lightning fast I-90 access and renowned parks make this a special place to call home.
2426 70th Avenue Southeast, Mercer Island ♦ MLS# 1094263
5 Bedroom ♦ 4.25 Bathroom ♦ 4,000 Square Feet
Tucked in a peaceful setting at Mercer Island’s North End, this home offers gorgeous Craftsman-style finishes in a light-filled layout. Open gathering spaces beckon you to entertain alongside scenic views. The kitchen is a chef’s delight with its slab granite surfaces, stainless appliances and ample shaker style cabinets. Relax or catch up on work in the flexible main floor sitting room/den. French doors open to a landscaped patio. At the end of the day, the master is a true retreat with picturesque windows, a walk-in closet and sumptuous ensuite bath dressed in travertine. Step out to one of two second level decks—a third rooftop deck is perfect for watching the sun set over the lake and mountains.
A special feature of this home is a separate carriage house apartment. With its own full kitchen, living room, basement rec room, two bedrooms and legal ADU status, it’s perfect for extended family or an income-producing rental.
Enjoy the best of Mercer Island from this convenient North End location. Stroll to the Lid Park, bus stop and downtown restaurants & shops. I-90 is just minutes away for your dream commute to Seattle or Bellevue. Award-winning schools make this the ideal place to call home!