Curtis School Foundation

15871 Mulholland
Los Angeles, CA 90049-0900
     Tel: (310)476-1251
        
   
Grades: PK - 6 | 490 students
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The mission of Curtis School is to provide a well-rounded educational experience that will prepare students to pursue confidently the journey of their lives.
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The school believes this mission can best be realized in a diverse community that embraces a broad range of cultural perspectives.
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In fulfilling its mission, Curtis seeks to inspire a love of learning, to promote appreciation of and participation in athletics and the arts, and to instill a strong sense of moral behavior.
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Curtis nurtures a student's natural abilities while maintaining that children need direction, discipline, and standards of excellence to thrive.
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Our goal is a sound mind in a sound body governed by a compassionate heart.
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We provide a traditional academic program that challenges both the intellect and the imagination.
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An excellent foundation in core subjects and basic skills is balanced with lively experiences in art, music, and theatrical performance.
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We believe the enjoyment of physical activity and healthy competition is vital to a complete education; we advocate a lifetime commitment to good sportsmanship and good health.
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Our school bases its actions on kindness, honesty and respect for self and others, and an appreciation of our differences.
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Adults and children alike accept responsibility to live these values daily through their words and deeds.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 6
Year Founded 1925

Student Body

Total Students 490 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 28%
State avg.: 43%
Students by Grade Curtis School Foundation Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 19 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost $24,800
% on Financial Aid 12%
Admissions Director Mimi Petrie

Sports

Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Flag Football, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Flag FootballGolf,
SoccerSwimming,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Buckley School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Berkeley Hall School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Berkeley Hall School (0.1 miles away)
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  • Los AngelesBerkeley Hall School
    16000 Mulholland Drive
    Los AngelesCA 90049
    (310)476-6421
    0.1 mi | 270 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Los AngelesWestland School
    16200 Mulholland Dr
    Los AngelesCA 90049
    (310)472-5544
    0.4 mi | 131 students | Gr. K-6                      
  • Los AngelesThe Mirman School
    Special Program Emphasis
    16180 Mulholland Dr
    Los AngelesCA 90049
    (310)775-8405
    Special Program Emphasis
    0.5 mi | 342 students | Gr. 1-9                      
  • Los AngelesWise School
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    15500 Stephen S Wise Drive
    Los AngelesCA 90077
    (310)889-2300
      (Jewish)
    0.5 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-6                      
  • EncinoSt. Cyril of Jerusalem School
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    4548 Haskell Ave.
    EncinoCA 91436
    (818)501-4155
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    1.8 mi | 253 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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