Lick-wilmerding High School

     Tel: (415)585-1725
        
   
Grades: 9 - 12 | 445 students
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Lick-Wilmerding is a non-profit, independent, coeducational, college preparatory day school.
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L-W's central mission is to offer its students a distinctive and exemplary education, the key ingredients of which are: the school's "head, heart, and hands" curriculum, the inclusive nature of its community, and its commitment to society beyond the campus.
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Each of these elements is grounded in the principles set forth by the school's founders - James Lick, Jellis Wilmerding, and Miranda Lux.
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From the beginning, Lick-Wilmerding served young people from all segments of society, honored work with the hands as well as the head, and committed to contributing to the common good.
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Lick-Wilmerding High School inspires students to become self-directed, life-long learners who contribute to our world with knowledge, skill, creativity, compassion, and can-do confidence.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 445 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 49%
State avg.: 43%
Students by Grade Lick-wilmerding High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Archbishop Riordan High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is San Francisco Adventist (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Stratford School - San Francisco (0.7 miles away)
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  • San FranciscoSan Francisco Adventist
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    66 Geneva Ave
    San FranciscoCA 94112
    (415)585-5550
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    0.1 mi | 21 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • San FranciscoArchbishop Riordan High School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    175 Phelan Ave
    San FranciscoCA 94112
    (415)586-8200
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.4 mi | 640 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • San FranciscoWen Jian Ying
      (Roman Catholic)
    259 Judson Ave
    San FranciscoCA 94112
    (415)586-6987
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.4 mi | 7 students | Gr. 2-7                      
  • San FranciscoSt. Finn Barr Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    419 Hearst Ave
    San FranciscoCA 94112
    (415)333-1800
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.5 mi | 247 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • San FranciscoStratford School - San Francisco
    301 De Montfort Avenue
    San FranciscoCA 94112
    (415)333-3134
    0.7 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-8                      

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