Transportation available from the following schools:

• Adams Elementary
• Broadview-Thomson K-8
• Cascadia / Lincoln APP
• Christ the King
• Daniel Bagley Elementary
• Greenwood Elementary
• Hamilton Middle School
• Loyal Heights El. (John Marshall)
• North Beach Elementary
• Salmon Bay K-8
• St Johns K-8
• Viewlands Elementary
• West Woodland Elementary
• Whitman Middle School
• Whittier Elementary
Sensei Day with Washington Karate Ballard Dojo student


  • Celebrating 50 years in business
  • USA-NKF certified instructors
  • State of the art facility
  • Energetic Karate class
  • Supervised study center for homework
  • Character Development
  • Emphasis on respect and discipline
  • Development of good work ethic

"The Washington Karate program is an excellent way for children to develop physical, mental and emotional well-being."
(Dr. Thomas Staiger, MD Internal Medicine, UW Medical Center)

Washington Karate After School Program study session

"I've seen an amazing increase in my sons' confidence level, self discipline, and ability to focus and be calm under pressure ‐ useful skills for any area in life that just aren't taught in schools. I highly recommend this program!"
(Kaori M., Parent, Loyal Heights El)

"After 3 years, I wouldn't think of entrusting my daughter's care to anyone else. The staff is friendly and professional, and the homework assistance is a helpful supplement to school."
(Kokie A., Parent, Salmon Bay)