Chartwell School

2511 Numa Watson Road
Seaside, CA 93955-0939
Tel: (831)394-3468
Grades: K-12 | 93 students
Chartwell K-12 is dedicated to meeting the educational needs of students diagnosed with dyslexia and other related learning difficulties, through its Lower, Middle and High School programs and services.  The focus of these programs is to develop sound academic, athletic and social skills which enable students to experience success in their future endeavors.  

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia/Language-based
Year Founded 1983

Student Body

Total Students 93 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Chartwell School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Dress Code)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $33,475
Tuition Notes Tuition Support Fund discount available to new students entering Chartwell in their first year.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $10,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Graydon Mitchell
Admissions Associate Nora Lee, Head K8 School


Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Badminton, Basketball, Field Hockey, Flag Football, Football, Lacrosse, Mountain Biking, Soccer, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBadmintonBasketball,
Field HockeyFlag Football,
Mountain BikingSoccer,
Ultimate FrisbeeVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Ceramics, Music Art, Ceramics, Music,

School Notes:

  • Where the Science of Learning Meets the Art of Teaching
  • Comprehensive, WASC accredited academic program
  • Full year -- Summer -- After-school
  • Research-based instruction for LD/Dyslexia
  • Reading, writing, math, self-esteem, professional development, and consulting
  • Hands-on learning experience
  • Green campus

Profile last updated: 07/21/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Marina Christian School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pegasus Montessori School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Pegasus Montessori School (2.9 miles away)
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  • Marina
    Pegasus Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-KG | 27 students
    2.9 miles
    305 Reindollar Ave
    Marina, CA 93933
  • Seaside
    Peninsula Adventist School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: K-8 | 20 students
    3 miles
    1025 Mescal St
    Seaside, CA 93955
  • Seaside
    Grades: KG-8 | 176 students
    3.1 miles
    1184 Hilby Ave
    Seaside, CA 93955
  • Marina
    Marina Christian School
    Alternative School (Baptist)
    Grades: 1-12 | 17 students
    3.4 miles
    P O Box 889
    Marina, CA 93933
  • Monterey
    York School
    Grades: 8-12 | 220 students
    4.2 miles
    9501 York Road
    Monterey, CA 93940

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