Children's Community School

14702 Sylvan Street
Van Nuys, CA 91411-0914
     Tel: (818)780-6226
Grades: K - 6 | 140 students
Children's Community School is a progressive elementary school in Van Nuys dedicated to teaching children to be responsible citizens in a democratic society.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 6
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported mild learning differences
Year Founded 1981

Student Body

Total Students 140 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 35%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Children

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 31
Yearly Tuition Cost $23,800
% on Financial Aid 40%
Admissions Director Heather McPherson

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Crawford Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crawford Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Elisabeth School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Van NuysCrawford Academy
    14530 Sylvan St
    Van NuysCA 91411
    (818)909-5265
    0.2 mi | 12 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • Van NuysSt Elisabeth School
      (Roman Catholic)
    6635 Tobias Ave
    Van NuysCA 91405
    (818)779-1766
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.5 mi | 263 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Van NuysCrossroads School
    Special Education School
    6843 Lennox Ave
    Van NuysCA 91405
    (818)782-2470
    Special Education School
    0.8 mi | 35 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • Van NuysL A Hebrew High School
      (Jewish)
    5900 Sepuldeda Blvd St 560
    Van NuysCA 91411
    (818)988-9321
      (Jewish)
    0.9 mi | 295 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • Van NuysLos Angeles Hebrew High School
    Special Program Emphasis  (Jewish)
    5900 Sepulveda Blvd Ste 560
    Van NuysCA 91411
    (818)901-8893
    Special Program Emphasis  (Jewish)
    0.9 mi | 297 students | Gr. 8-12                      

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