Barnhart School

5.00 5 1 (3 reviews)
240 W Colorado Blvd
Arcadia, CA 91007
Tel: (626)446-5588
Grades: K-8 | 217 students
  • Barnhart School's mission is to provide an unexcelled quality education in an atmosphere of respect and love, encouraging independence and responsibility.
  • The school's educational programs include academic, spiritual, creative, and physical opportunities in an environment that embraces ethnic, religious, and cultural diversity.
  • The attitudes and skills cultivated at Barnhart School foster a lifelong enthusiasm for learning and high moral and ethical standards.
  • Barnhart School prepares its graduates to be responsible, committed, and caring individuals, ready and eager to attain higher levels of academic success, and with the desire and ability to make appropriate choices for their lives and positive contributions to society.
  • Barnhart School's philosophy is to assist each child in reaching his or her highest potential; assist each child in recognizing him or herself as a valuable component of the universe as a whole, with the ability to express his or her individual goodness in the larger world; assist each child in developing true self-discipline; social skills necessary for successful everyday living; and ensure that each child experiences some success every day.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded 1959

Student Body

Total Students 217 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
57%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Barnhart School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
82%
Average Class Size 15 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $11,294
% on Financial Aid
25%
Admissions Director Keanuenue Yim-Herrera

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Football, VolleyballBasketballFootball,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Band, Chorus, Drama, Mad Science, Mathnasium, Robotics, Student Council, Yearbook Art Club, Band, Chorus, Drama, Mad Science, Mathnasium, Robotics, Yearbook, Student Council,
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  5/17/2016
Barnhart is a great school with a wonderful and caring community. I love how integrated the learning is, and that critical thinking and creativity are incorporated very day. Writer's Workshop is amazing - as a first grader my son has already written and illustrated many amazing stories. Music, PE, art, and Spanish round out his education.
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5  10/27/2012
I have a 2nd and 4th grader. I have watched my kids grow and thrive in this school. Barnhart kids have the privilege of truly being part of a small caring environment where everyone knows their names and cares about their well being and their academic growth.
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5  3/16/2012
Barnhart has been a wonderful school for both of our girls. The teachers are passionate about their subjects and prepare the children well for high school.
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