Dove Day School

908 West Arrow Highway
San Dimas, CA 91773-0917
Tel: (909)599-2299
Grades: PK-8 | 134 students
Small schools provide a uniquely individual educational experience. The learner's limits and potential are the driving force behind the curriculum offerings.
The interests of the student body provide the emphasis.
The needs of the classroom community turn into the strengths.
The non-sectarian format allows for not simply a tolerance of differences but rather a celebration.
Our students are encouraged to look at a larger frame and we can do that because we are a small school.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1960

Student Body

Total Students 134 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
64%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Dove Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
7%
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Black pants, plaid skirts, polo shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Aug. 29
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,000
Tuition Notes Call or see our website for rates specific to your family needs.
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Jackie Almeida
Admissions Associate Tracy Martinez

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Karate Class, art class, dance class Karate Class, art class, dance class,

School Notes

  • More than Common Core
  • Enrichment
  • Study time provided in after school program
  • No entrance exams
  • Sign Language instruction
  • Small learning groups 

Profile last updated: 03/17/2016

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School Reviews

Great school, friendly staff. They are invested in each child's education and will make sure that they are doing well.
- Posted by Parent, 05/17/16
The school has a very good reputation and all the students score really high on the state tests. The teachers are very passionate in helping each student do well. I can call anytime and get a progress report on my children. I highly recommend Dove Day School!
- Posted by Parent, 12/11/12

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The average private school tuition in Los Angeles County, CA is $10,305 for elementary schools and $16,248 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Los Angeles County, CA is 82% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).