New Horizon School Pasadena

651 N Orange Grove Blvd,
Pasadena, CA, 91103-0911
Tel: (626)795-5186
Grades: NS - 8 | 182 students
Over the past 25 years, New Horizon School has aimed to provide an enriching and challenging educational program that promotes each child’s overall development as a student and as a young Muslim child.
Our balanced approach emphasizes academic skills, God-consciousness, and ethical decision-making while also unlocking a child’s unique gifts and developing their creativity, problem-solving abilities, and leadership skills.  Through an education at New Horizon, your child should develop a positive identity as an American Muslim who is prepared intellectually, socially, emotionally, spiritually, and physically to succeed in a diverse and ever-changing world.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Islamic School League of America (ISLA)
Religious Affiliation Islamic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8

Student Body

Total Students 182 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 32%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade New Horizon School Pasadena Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 16 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $10,966
Tuition Notes $10966 PS & PK (5-day) $7803 PS & PK (3-day) $5845 PS Only (2-day) $10966 Elementary K-4 $11219 Middle School (5-8)
Acceptance Rate 70%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Amira Al-Sarraf
Admissions Associate Rana Itani

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Bricks for kids, Debate Club, Garden Club, Interior Design, Kung Fu, Mad Science, Orchestra, Peace Chorus, Qur\'an Excel, Sports Club, Vehicle Engineering Debate Club, Garden Club, Kung Fu, Mad Science, Orchestra, Peace Chorus, Qur\'an Excel, Sports Club, Bricks for kids,
Interior Design,
Vehicle Engineering,

School Notes:

  • Over the past 25 years, New Horizon School has aimed to provide an enriching and challenging educational program that promotes each child’s overall development as a student and as a young Muslim child. Our balanced approach emphasizes academic skills, God-consciousness, and ethical decision-making while also unlocking a child’s unique gifts and developing their creativity, problem-solving abilities, and leadership skills.  Through an education at New Horizon, your child should develop a positive identity as an American Muslim who is prepared intellectually, socially, emotionally, spiritually, and physically to succeed in a diverse and ever-changing world. We are interested in inquisitive, enthusiastic, and conscientious students who will bring their own special blend of talents and skills to the school community. We seek students with the potential to benefit from and to succeed in the school’s program. Admission to New Horizon School is based on entrance exam results, former school achievements, teacher recommendation, and a personal interview with your child. New Horizon School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, and national or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, financial aid programs, and other school-administered programs.
  • Profile last updated: 09/25/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Monica Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Horizon School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Andrew Cathloic School (0.5 miles away)
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  • Pasadena Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award New Horizon School
    (Islamic)
    651 N. Orange Grove Blvd
    Pasadena , CA , 91103
    (626)795-5186
    (Islamic)
    0  mi  |  191  students  |  Gr.  NS-8
  • Pasadena
    St. Monica Academy
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    301 N Orange Grove Blvd
    Pasadena , CA , 91103
    (626)229-0351
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    0.3  mi  |  229  students  |  Gr.  1-12
  • Pasadena
    Chandler School
    1005 Armada Drive
    Pasadena , CA , 91103
    (626)795-9314
    0.5  mi  |  458  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Pasadena
    St. Andrew Cathloic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    42 Chestnut Street
    Pasadena , CA , 91103
    (626)796-7697
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.5  mi  |  223  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Pasadena
    Westminster Academy
    (Christian)
    1206 Lincoln Ave
    Pasadena , CA , 91103
    (626)398-7576
    (Christian)
    0.9  mi  |  120  students  |  Gr.  K-9

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