Westside Neighborhood School

5401 Beethoven Street
Los Angeles, CA 90066-0900
Tel: (310)574-8650
Grades: PK-8 | 446 students
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WNS embodies a positive, child-centered approach to education.
Our challenging curriculum and programs are designed to encourage each individual student to fully develop his or her potential - intellectually, socially, emotionally, and physically.

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-8
Year Founded 1980

Student Body

Total Students 446 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
49%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Westside Neighborhood School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size 22 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 13
Yearly Tuition Cost $21,100
Tuition Notes One-time new family fee: $2,200 Middles School Fee (6-8): $2000 (incl. textbooks, labs, retreats, and 8th grade DF trip)
% on Financial Aid
32%
Average Financial Aid Grant $4,800
Admissions Director Darlene Fountaine
Admissions Associate Rebecca Owens

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Flag FootballSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Ceramics, Cooking, Dance, Drama, Mandarin, Orchestra & Ensemble, Outdoor Adventures, Student Council, Tae Kwan Do, Web Page & Video Game Design, Yearbook, many more, many more Ceramics, Cooking, Dance, Drama, Mandarin, Tae Kwan Do, Yearbook, many more, many more, Orchestra & Ensemble,
Outdoor Adventures,
Student Council,
Web Page & Video Game Design,

School Notes

  • Specialists classes include the following: Performing arts, Visual arts, Technology, Music, Spanish, Physical Education.                                               
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