Clairbourn School

8400 Huntington Drive
San Gabriel, CA 91775-0917
Tel: (626)286-3108
Grades: NS-8 | 276 students
Clairbourn is an excellent accredited, private day school for boys and girls serving students in the preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school grades (JPK-8th).
We seek students who acknowledge the value and responsibilities of a private school education.
We believe that the joy of learning is enhanced and enriched through the use of variety, creativity, and self expression in developing essential physical, mental and social skills.
Students are accepted on the basis of their previous academic performance, placement test scores, writing samples, references, and, in the case of Preschool through Kindergarten, their maturity and school readiness.

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)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded 1926

Student Body

Total Students 276 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Clairbourn School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniforms supplied by Lands)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 2 / Sep. 1
Tuition Notes Link to Tuition Figures:
Admissions Director Janna Hawes


Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Flag Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Flag FootballGolf,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. After School Sports, Animal Encounters, Bricks 4 Kidz, C.A.S.T. Clairbourn Thespians Drama Club, Early Childhood Grades Dance Class, Edu Chess, Homework Help, Kung Fu, Lango, Let's Read, Let's Rock Bricks 4 Kidz, Edu Chess, Homework Help, Kung Fu, Lango, Let's Read, Let's Rock, After School Sports,
Animal Encounters,
C.A.S.T. Clairbourn Thespians Drama Club,
Early Childhood Grades Dance Class,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Creative Child School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Creative Child School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Creative Child School (0.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Gabriel
    Creative Child School
    Alternative School
    Grades: PK-11 | 48 students
    0.6 miles
    6948 N. Rosemead Bl.
    San Gabriel, CA 91775
  • Arcadia
    Grades: PK-KG | 86 students
    1 miles
    9845 E Lemon Ave
    Arcadia, CA 91007
  • San Gabriel
    Ark Christian Academy
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: NS-K | 239 students
    1 miles
    6539 Rosemead Blvd
    San Gabriel, CA 91775
  • Arcadia
    Holy Angels School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 300 students
    1.4 miles
    360 Campus Dr
    Arcadia, CA 91007
  • San Marino
    Grades: K-8 | 258 students
    1.4 miles
    2955 Huntington Dr
    San Marino, CA 91108

School Reviews

Clairbourn has strong academics and sends students along to top area high schools. Most importantly, the community at Clairbourn is wonderful! The kids feel supported, the parents feel included, and it is a very special place to come every day.
- Posted by Administrator, 08/01/15

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The average private school tuition in Los Angeles County, CA is $10,314 for elementary schools and $15,621 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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