Woodcrest School

6043 Tampa Ave.
Tarzana, CA 91356-0913
Tel: (818)345-3002
Grades: K-5 | 141 students
Woodcrest School is an accredited, co-educational private day school for children in Kindergarten through 5th grade.  At Woodcrest School, students receive a superior academic foundation enhanced by leadership and communication skills, strength of character and social responsibility.  Our community of teachers, administrators and parents work as one to nurture successful and motivated students with the skills needed to compete in today's world.  At Woodcrest, you will see:  - A superior academic environment, bolstered by technology - Student leadership and responsibility - Dedicated, joyful teachers - An engaged community of teachers, staff and parents - A place where learning is fun and children love learning

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-5
Year Founded 1969

Student Body

Total Students 141 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Woodcrest School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 14 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Solid polo tops, 5 colors to choose; khaki or navy pants, shorts or )

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $9,925
Tuition Notes FullYear Payment = 5% Discount Semester Payment (2 Equal Payments) = 2% Discount Sibling Discount = 5%
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director John Khouri


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, SwimmingBasketballCheering,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Karate, Chorus, Debate, Chess, Cooking, Swim, Dance, Broadway, Hebrew Karate, Chorus, Debate, Chess, Cooking, Swim, Dance, Broadway, Hebrew,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Agbu Manoogian-demirdjian School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Woodcrest Schools (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Little Scholars Montessori (0.8 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tarzana
    Grades: K-5 | 155 students
    0 miles
    6043 Tampa Ave
    Tarzana, CA 91356
  • Tarzana
    Grades: NS-PK
    0.8 miles
    18706 Hatteras St
    Tarzana, CA 91356
  • Reseda
    Grades: PK-5 | 305 students
    1 miles
    19620 Vanowen St
    Reseda, CA 91335
  • Winnetka
    Grades: NS-K | 56 students
    1 miles
    6739 Corbin Avenue
    Winnetka, CA 91306
  • Reseda
    Miss Tuula S Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 3 students
    1.2 miles
    18740 Vanowen St
    Reseda, CA 91335

School Reviews

Woodcrest Elementary School in Tarzana has been an outstanding experience for my daughter. The best school ever with the most dedicated principal who actually WORKS for your child''s best interest. Ms Paglione and all Woodcrest teachers are great educators and individuals. The kids are absolute great learners.Zero tolerance for bullies and a great positive atmosphere for parents, kids, teachers and staff. We love Woodcrest! . would
- Posted by Parent, 11/20/14

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