Halstrom Academy - Brentwood

12300 Wilshire Blvd., Ste. 110
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Tel: (888)425-7876
Grades: 6 - 12
Students learn differently, and Halstrom Academy understands that.
Since 1985, Halstrom Academy has helped more than 16,000 students achieve educational success with the 1:1 instruction model it pioneered.
For students who struggle in the traditional classroom such as those with ADHD, Dyslexia, or social anxiety, or students with special scheduling needs such as athletes and artists, Halstrom’s personalized approach to teaching and flexible scheduling options helps students in grades 6-12 succeed in school.
Halstrom offers open enrollment for full-time students, as well as part-time students who want to remediate or accelerate their traditional school curriculum.
Halstrom offers more than 150 college prep and 18 AP courses, as well as a variety of social activities and clubs.
At Halstrom, you will find a school that fits your needs.
Visit us at our monthly open houses held every third Wednesday from 5 to 7:30pm.
Halstrom is WASC accredited, UC/CSU certified and NCAA approved.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia / ADD / Social Anxiety / Mild Learning Differences

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Number of AP Courses 19 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $1,545
Tuition Notes $1,590 per class/semester or $2,420 per AP class/semester
Admissions Director Hannah Cho

School Notes:

Dr. Karen Bishop, who founded Halstrom Academy (formerly Futures High School) in 1985, envisioned a private middle school and high school that was committed to fostering academic growth and success for all attending students by providing individualized instruction on a one teacher to one student basis. Because optimum learning occurs when the learner actively participates in the process, instruction at Halstrom focuses on the student's skills, interests, needs, and learning pace. Students and instructors work together to set learning expectations and personalized goals, and develop mutual respect for one another.  In many cases, Halstrom instructors develop mentoring relationships their students. Students quickly learn to take pride and responsibility in the learning process. The self-discipline required to work independently transfers successfully to college and a wide range of careers. 

Profile last updated: 02/14/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lighthouse Christian Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southern California Montessori School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Saint Sebastian School (0.8 miles away)
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  • Los Angeles
    Grades: UG | 43 students
    0.3 miles
    1430 S Centinela Ave
    Los Angeles, CA 90025
    (310)820-3925
    0.3UG
    43
  • Santa Monica
    Grades: 9-12 | 93 students
    0.5 miles
    1424 Yale St
    Santa Monica, CA 90404
    (310)829-2522
    0.59-12
    93
  • Los Angeles
    Grades: 7-12 | 92 students
    0.8 miles
    1609 S Barrington Avenue
    Los Angeles, CA 90025
    (310)826-2050
    0.87-12
    92
  • Los Angeles
    Saint Sebastian School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 221 students
    0.8 miles
    1430 Federal Ave
    Los Angeles, CA 90025
    (310)473-3337
    0.8PK-8
    221
  • Santa Monica
    Grades: K-12 | 650 students
    0.9 miles
    3131 Olympic Boulevard
    Santa Monica, CA 90404
    (310)828-5582
    0.9K-12
    650

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