Renaissance Academy

536 East Mendocino Street
Altadena, CA 91001-0910
Tel: (626)765-9358
Grades: K-12 | 75 students
Renaissance offers an excellent individual academic programs as well as Art, Drama, Dance, Musical Instruments.
Sports include an exceptional Junior and Varsity Boys & Girls Basketball team (Wildcats) and Girls Volley ball. Students learn study skills that ensure they can learn anything they desire enabling them to be successful individuals contributing to a better society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
Year Founded 1984

Student Body

Total Students 75 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Renaissance Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 17 students
Average SAT score 1700
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $15,000
Tuition Notes Tuition ranges from $10000. to $19000. per year depending on English as a second language need.
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Sandra
Admissions Associate Archie


Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, VolleyballBasketballVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. cooking club, drama, art, dance cooking club, drama, art, dance,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Pasadena Waldorf School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pasadena Waldorf School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Pasadena Waldorf School (0.4 miles away)
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  • Altadena
    Grades: PK-12 | 340 students
    0.4 miles
    209 E. Mariposa Street
    Altadena, CA 91001
  • Altadena
    Grades: PK-6 | 30 students
    0.5 miles
    2151 Lake Ave
    Altadena, CA 91001
  • Altadena
    Meher Montessori School
    Montessori School (Christian)
    Grades: NS-K | 25 students
    0.5 miles
    943 E Altadena Drive
    Altadena, CA 91001
  • Altadena
    Progressive Montessori School
    All-girls  | Montessori School
    Grades: K | 12 students
    0.5 miles
    922 E Mendocino St
    Altadena, CA 91001
  • Altadena
    Grades: PK-8 | 46 students
    0.6 miles
    2704 Fair Oaks Avenue
    Altadena, CA 91001

School Reviews

Great student to teacher ratio, wonderful environment with a caring staff. Was the perfect fit for my son who is an international student, the I20 was issued fast and without any problems. The also have an award winning Varsity basketball team!
- Posted by Parent, 10/06/12

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