The Carey School

1 Carey School Ln,
San Mateo, CA, 94403
     Tel: (650)345-8205
Grades: PK - 5 | 202 students
The Carey School, founded in 1928, is an accredited, independent co-educational private day school located in San Mateo, CA.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 5
Year Founded 1928

Student Body

Total Students 202 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 42%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade The Carey School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 18 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Lisa Fowler

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Junipero Serra High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grace Lutheran School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Grace Lutheran School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • San MateoJunipero Serra High School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    451 W 20th Ave
    San MateoCA94403
    (650)345-8207
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.2 mi | 890 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • San MateoGrace Lutheran School
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    2825 Alameda De Las Pulgas
    San MateoCA94403
    (650)345-9082
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    0.6 mi | 60 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • San MateoSt Gregory School
      (Roman Catholic)
    2701 Hacienda St
    San MateoCA94403
    (650)573-0111
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.7 mi | 323 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • San MateoBeresford Montessori
    Montessori School  (Non-sectarian)
    1717 Gum St
    San MateoCA94402
    (650)571-8749
    Montessori School  (Non-sectarian)
    0.7 mi | 1 students | Gr. K                      
  • San MateoCentennial Montessori School
    Montessori School
    27 10th Ave
    San MateoCA94401
    (650)340-1230
    Montessori School
    0.9 mi | 10 students | Gr. K                      

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Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in San Mateo County, CA is $13,316 for elementary schools and $25,521 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in San Mateo County, CA is 77% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).
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