Ananda Living Wisdom School

14618 Tyler Foote Road
Nevada City, CA 95959-0959
Tel: (530)478-7640
Grades: PK-12 | 85 students
Welcome to a school which is dedicated to helping your child develop all aspects of their being.
We are dedicated to serving families who would like to offer their children universal values along with traditional subjects.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Other
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1972

Student Body

Total Students 85 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Ananda Living Wisdom School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 10 students
Average SAT score 1704
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Neat, Clean, Modest)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition varies from $5000 for kindergarten to $24000 for boarding high school. Other tuition arrangements are available including trade and scholarships.
Admissions Director Hridaya Atwell


Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Basketball, Freestyle Skiing, Indoor Soccer, Mountain Biking, Rock Climbing, Soccer, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBasketballFreestyle Skiing,
Indoor SoccerMountain Biking,
Rock ClimbingSoccer,
Track and FieldUltimate Frisbee,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Backpacking trips, PE, Service projects, Solvers' League (Math program), drama, music, visual arts, yoga PE, drama, music, visual arts, yoga, Backpacking trips,
Service projects,
Solvers' League (Math program),

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Milhous School - Sacramento (4.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Milhous School - Sacramento (4.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mount St. Marys Academy (10.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Nevada City
    Milhous School - Sacramento
    All-boys  | Special Education School
    Grades: 7-12 | 6 students
    4.6 miles
    24077 State Highway 49
    Nevada City, CA 95959
  • Nevada City
    Grades: 11-12 | 18 students
    7.5 miles
    13075 Woolman Ln
    Nevada City, CA 95959
  • Nevada City
    Echo Ridge Sda School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: 3-8 | 20 students
    8.4 miles
    15504 Liberty Cir
    Nevada City, CA 95959
  • Grass Valley
    Charis Youth Center
    Special Education School
    Grades: 7-12 | 18 students
    10.2 miles
    714 W Main St
    Grass Valley, CA 95945
  • Grass Valley
    Mount St. Marys Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 155 students
    10.6 miles
    400 S Church Street
    Grass Valley, CA 95945

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