Chadwick School

Tel: (310)377-1543
Grades: K - 12 | 847 students
Chadwick, a K-12 school founded in 1935, is dedicated to academic excellence and to the development of self-confident individuals of exemplary character.
Students are prepared through experience and self-discovery to accept the responsibilities inherent in personal freedom and to contribute positively to contemporary society.
The Chadwick Community is committed to living in accordance with its core values of respect, responsibility, honesty, fairness and compassion.
In all of its programs, Chadwick seeks to discover and nurture the special gifts each student possesses; to deepen each student's understanding of the complexities of the world; and to inspire each to realize his or her full potential.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1935

Student Body

Total Students 847 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 44%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 109 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 60%
Number of AP Courses 16 courses
Average SAT score 2040
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost $25,000
Tuition Notes Amount listed above is an average. Tuition ranges from $23,200-$27,400
% on Financial Aid 20%
Admissions Director Judith Wolstan
Admissions Associate Milton Mitchell, Jr.


Total Sports Offered 16 sports
Sports BaseballBasketballCheeringCross CountryDiving
SoftballSwimmingTennisTrack and FieldVolleyballWater Polo
CheeringCross Country,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWater Polo,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 20 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Admirals, Amnesty International, Athletic Council, Black Student Association, Community Service Advisory Board, Hispanic Culture Club, Honor Council, Mariners, Mariners, Model United Nations, Navigators, Student government, community service, debate, literary magazine, math club, newspaper, peer mentors, robotics, yearbook Admirals, Honor Council, Mariners, Mariners, Navigators, debate, math club, newspaper, peer mentors, robotics, yearbook, Amnesty International,
Athletic Council,
Black Student Association,
Community Service Advisory Board,
Hispanic Culture Club,
Model United Nations,
Student government,
community service,
literary magazine,

School Notes:

  • Chadwick School offers a wide range of academic courses, as well as the visual and performing arts, community service, athletics and leadership opportunities. Outdoor education is part of the curriculum in Grades 3-12. Global study and service programs are available in Grades 9-12.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Center For Learning Unlimited (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rolling Hills Country Day School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is California New Horizons Child Development Center (0.8 miles away)
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