Walden School

74 S San Gabriel Blvd,
Pasadena, CA, 91107-0911
     Tel: (626)792-6166
Grades: PK - 6 | 195 students
Walden is a progressive developmental co-ed elementary school serving 225 students Pre-Kindergarten through 6th grades.
CAIS, WASC accredited.
Memberships: National Association of Independent Schools, The Independent School Alliance for Minority Affairs and The Southern California People of Color in Independent Schools.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 6
Year Founded 1970

Student Body

Total Students 195 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 42%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Walden School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 20%
Average Class Size 19 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 31 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $18,491
Tuition Notes Tuition is for 2013-2014 school year. $500 new student fee.
% on Financial Aid 17%
Average Financial Aid Grant $8,979
Acceptance Rate 79%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Sarah Lougheed-Gill
Admissions Associate Madison Miller

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Rosemary School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rosemary School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Gregorys Am Hovsepian School (0.6 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PasadenaRosemary School
    All-girls  | Special Education School
    36 S Kinneloa Avenue Suite 110
    PasadenaCA91107
    (626)844-3033
    All-girls  | Special Education School
    0.4 mi | 37 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • PasadenaSt Gregorys Am Hovsepian School
    2215 E Colorado Blvd
    PasadenaCA91107
    (626)578-1343
    0.6 mi | 146 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • PasadenaAssumption Of The Bvm Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    2660 East Orange Grove
    PasadenaCA91107
    (626)793-2089
      (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 309 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • PasadenaJoy Christian Pre School
    Daycare / Preschool  (Church of God)
    425 Sierra Madre Villa Avenue
    PasadenaCA91107
    (626)795-4608
    Daycare / Preschool  (Church of God)
    1 mi | 10 students | Gr. PK-NS                      
  • PasadenaVilla Esperanza Services School
    Special Education School
    2116 East Villa Street
    PasadenaCA91107
    (626)449-2919
    Special Education School
    1 mi | n/a students | Gr. K-12                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
What to Research Before Choosing a Private School
What to Research Before Choosing a Private School
When making an important decision that will impact the lives of your children, you need to have all the facts in place. We compiled a list of the most important factors to consider when choosing a final private school for your child.
What Do They Teach?
As you evaluate schools, take time to explore fully what the schools which you are looking at teach.
What Do I Do When....? Part 2
Here are some more answers and resources to help you deal with tough questions such as "What do I do when my child doesn't test well?"
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Pasadena, CA is $10,841 for elementary schools and $15,121 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Pasadena, CA is 76% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).