Berkeley Hall School

16000 Mulholland Drive,
Los Angeles, CA, 90049-0900
     Tel: (310)476-6421
Grades: PK - 8 | 236 students
As the oldest co-ed independent school in Los Angeles, Berkeley Hall offers a balanced traditional program of challenging academics, arts, and athletics, which provides a strong foundation for high school.
The school’s mission is “to develop active thinkers in a balanced learning environment that inspires children of diverse backgrounds to fulfill their unlimited, God-given potential.” Character education is an essential component in developing the whole student.
Our core values of compassion, honesty, respect, and responsibility are explored in all-school assemblies, in the classroom, and in the day-to-day interactions among members of our school community.
 Our 66-acre campus is situated amidst the natural beauty of the Santa Monica Mountains, minutes from the Westside and the San Fernando Valley.
It provides students with the ideal environment to reflect, grow, learn, and achieve success.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1911

Student Body

Total Students 236 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 38%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Berkeley Hall School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 32%
Average Class Size 22 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniforms grades 1 through 8: Navy or beige pants, shorts, skirts, skorts with polo shirts.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 31
Yearly Tuition Cost $23,000
Tuition Notes Tuition varies by grade: Pre-K from $8,000 to $20,100; K-5th $23,000; 6th $23,200; 7th-8th $24,600. Tuition covers textbooks, interscholastic sports, outdoor education (6th-8th), field trips, yearbooks, and Mothers' Club and Dads' Club memberships
% on Financial Aid 21%
Average Financial Aid Grant $10,000
Admissions Director Nathalie Miller
Admissions Associate Carolyn Good

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Flag FootballSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

School Notes:

  • Small classes
  • Balanced traditional education
  • Warm and nurturing environment
  • Strong character education
  • Great family community
  • Serene 66-acre mountain top campus
  • Close to the Westside of Los Angeles and the San Fernando Valley
  • Football field and track
  • Baseball diamond with batting cages
  • Basketball court
  • Tennis courts
  • 75-foot Pool
  • 2,000-square foot Library
  • 300-seat auditorium
  • Outdoor amphitheater

Profile last updated: 07/17/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Milken Community High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Milken Community High School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Curtis School Foundation (0.1 miles away)
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