The Westview School

11801 Mississippi Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90025-0900
Tel: (310)478-5544
Grades: 5-12 | 145 students
Welcome to Westview!
Welcome to Westview!
The Westview School is a W.A.S.C. accredited, nonprofit, non-public school.
Westview specializes in educating bright, motivated students who are challenged by learning differences, attention deficit disorder and/or mild emotional issues.
We were founded in 1990 to serve college-bound secondary school students who struggle in a traditional learning environment.
Westview is able to integrate the best of a traditional school program with the individualized instruction, program flexibility and positive reinforcement that are necessary to help our students achieve success. Ninety percent of Westview graduating seniors are college bound! Westview's unique college preparatory program strives to prepare its graduates to successfully meet the challenges of adult life.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
California Association of Private Special Education Schools (CAPSES)
Grades Offered Grades 5-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Westview serves high functioning students with learning differences, Aspergers, attention deficit disorder and/or mild emotional issues.
Year Founded 1990

Student Body

Total Students 145 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade The Westview School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Westview is a non-profit, non-public school. Tuition is either paid privately or funded through an I.E.P.
Admissions Director Bonnie Aharoni M.A.


Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Dance, Golf, SoccerBaseballBasketball,

School Notes:

  • Westview's program serves many high functioning students with diverse learning styles and our unique college preparatory curriculum provides a personalized approach, fostering individual student success. Please call or visit our website for more detailed information.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Wildwood School-secondary (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wildwood School-secondary (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Saint Sebastian School (0.9 miles away)
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