Chadwick School

Tel: (310)377-1543
Grades: K - 12 | 835 students
Chadwick, a K-12 school founded in 1935, is dedicated to the development of academic excellence, exemplary character and, self-discovery through experience.
We live in accordance with our core values of respect, responsibility, honesty, fairness and compassion.  Through active participation in a diverse school community, students prepare to contribute meaningfully to their local, national, and global communities.  Talented and caring faculty and staff cultivate in each student the joy of learning, self-confidence, well-being, and the individual gifts that each possesses.  By living and learning in an atmosphere of integrity and trust, students come to expect the best of themselves and others. 

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1935

Student Body

Total Students 835 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 44%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Chadwick School 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 20 courses
Advanced Courses Art History, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Capstone Cambridge Pilot Program, Chemistry, Chinese Language, Computer Science A, English Language, English Literature, Environmental Science, French Language, Government and Politics, Music Theory, Physics, Spanish Language, Spanish Literature, Statistics, Studio Art, U.S. History, 
Average SAT score 2027
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 20
Yearly Tuition Cost $29,000
Tuition Notes Amount listed above is an average. Tuition ranges from $26,950-$31,835
% on Financial Aid 17%
Admissions Director Judith Wolstan
Admissions Associate Milton Mitchell, Jr.

Sports

Total Sports Offered 16 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Diving, Equestrian, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water PoloBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DivingEquestrian,
FootballGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWater Polo,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 28 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Admirals, Amnesty International, Athletic Council, Black Student Association, Chorus, Community Service, Dance, Dramatic and Musical Productions, Hispanic Culture Club, Honor Council, Improvisational Theater, Model United Nations, Orchestra, Outdoor Education, Publications Photography, RoundSquare International, Set Design, Stage Crew, Student Government Elementary, Middle, Upper, Student government, community service, debate, literary magazine, math club, newspaper, peer mentors, robotics, yearbook Admirals, Chorus, Dance, Honor Council, Orchestra, Set Design, Stage Crew, debate, math club, newspaper, peer mentors, robotics, yearbook, Amnesty International,
Athletic Council,
Black Student Association,
Community Service,
Dramatic and Musical Productions,
Hispanic Culture Club,
Improvisational Theater,
Model United Nations,
Outdoor Education,
Publications Photography,
RoundSquare International,
Student Government Elementary, Middle, Upper,
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, international programs, 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.

  • Profile last updated: 06/09/2014

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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