Francis Parker School

6501 Linda Vista Rd,
San Diego, CA, 92111-0921
Tel: (858)596-7900
Grades: PK - 12 | 1185 students
The mission of Francis Parker School is to provide a superior college preparatory education in a diverse, family-oriented environment that meets the academic, social, creative, emotional, and physical needs of the individual student.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1912

Student Body

Total Students 1185 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 36%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Francis Parker School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 121 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 61%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 26 courses
Average SAT score 1300

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $20,170
% on Financial Aid 15%
Acceptance Rate 35%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Judy Conner

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is University Of Schoolan Diego High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holy Family School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Holy Family School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • San Diego University Of Schoolan Diego High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    5961 Linda Vista Rd
    San Diego , CA , 92110
    (619)298-8277
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.5  mi  |  1478  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • San Diego
    Holy Family School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1945 Coolidge St
    San Diego , CA , 92111
    (858)277-0222
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  161  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • San Diego
    Emmaus Today Christian Montessori School
    Montessori School
    6917 Tait St
    San Diego , CA , 92111
    (858)576-0132
    Montessori School
    0.7  mi  |  8  students  |  Gr.  PK-1
  • San Diego
    Francis W Parker Lower School
    4201 Randolph
    San Diego , CA , 92103
    (619)298-9110
    1.2  mi  |  362  students  |  Gr.  K-6
  • San Diego
    School Of The Madeleine
    (Roman Catholic)
    1875 Illion St
    San Diego , CA , 92110
    (619)276-6545
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.4  mi  |  539  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

School Reviews

  • Recommended January 19, 2012 - I'm a student there. And it is AMAZING. The teachers are really fun, but hard... the application process is rigorous and selective, which means that the students there are both nice and smart, as opposed to other schools, where they might be less so... and the campus is BEAUTIFUL. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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The average private school tuition in San Diego, CA is $8,359 for elementary schools and $11,681 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in San Diego, CA is 82% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).