Westridge School

324 Madeline Dr,
Pasadena, CA, 91105-0911
Tel: (626)799-1153
Grades: 4 - 12 | 487 students
Founded in 1913, Westridge School is an independent day school for college-bound girls, grades 4-12, located in Pasadena, CA.
Essential to the school's purpose is the commitment to be a diverse community that respects individual differences and responds to a changing, dynamic world.
Westridge strives to develop young women whose joy in learning, personal ideals, commitment to ethical action, social and environmental responsibility, courage and compassion will lead them to meaningful lives as contributing citizens of the larger world.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Coalition of Girls
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 4 - 12
Year Founded 1913

Student Body

Total Students 487 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 53%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Westridge School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 70%
Average Class Size 9 students
Number of AP Courses 14 courses
Average SAT score 2140
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Khaki Pants and/or Khaki Skirt and White T-Shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $26,550
Tuition Notes $23,000 for grades 4-6 (2009-2010 school year)
% on Financial Aid 33%
Acceptance Rate 30%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Helen Hopper

Sports

Total Sports Offered 12 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Equestrian, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water PoloBasketballCross Country,
EquestrianGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWater Polo,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 23 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Alliance, Amnesty International, Anime, Art, Asian Culture, Athletic Association, EPIC (Environmental Protection & Interest Club), FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America), Film, French, Harry Potter, Interfaith Council, Jazz Band, Junior Classical League (Latin), Math, Red Cross, Science Fiction, Science Olympiad, Service Committee, Spanish/Hispanic Culture, UNITY, Young Democrats, Young Republicans Alliance, Anime, Art, Asian Culture, Film, French, Harry Potter, Jazz Band, Math, Red Cross, UNITY, Amnesty International,
Athletic Association,
EPIC (Environmental Protection & Interest Club),
FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America),
Interfaith Council,
Junior Classical League (Latin),
Science Fiction,
Science Olympiad,
Service Committee,
Spanish/Hispanic Culture,
Young Democrats,
Young Republicans,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mayfield Senior School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sequoyah School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Pacific Oaks Children's School (0.8 miles away)
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  • Pasadena Mayfield Senior School
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    500 Bellefontaine St
    Pasadena , CA , 91105
    (626)499-9121
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    0.5  mi  |  304  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Pasadena
    Sequoyah School
    535 S. Pasadena Ave
    Pasadena , CA , 91105
    (626)795-4351
    0.7  mi  |  188  students  |  Gr.  NS-8
  • Pasadena
    Pacific Oaks Children's School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    714 W California Blvd
    Pasadena , CA , 91105
    (626)397-1372
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.8  mi  |  176  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Pasadena
    The Waverly School
    Alternative School
    67 W Bellevue Dr
    Pasadena , CA , 91105
    (626)792-5940
    Alternative School
    0.8  mi  |  357  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Pasadena
    Aria Montessori School
    Montessori School
    693 S Euclid Ave
    Pasadena , CA , 91106
    (626)793-3741
    Montessori School
    0.9  mi  |  72  students  |  Gr.  K

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