Berkeley Hall School is a non-sectarian, coed, private school for students from preschool to 8th grade.
We are dedicated to inspiring students to excel in academics and become active thinkers and conscientious stewards of the world.
Founded in 1911, BHS is grounded in a sense of community and committed to providing a balanced and inclusive education for all.
In addition to challenging academics, we offer a variety of visual and performing arts, athletics, enrichment, outdoor education, STEAM, and leadership programs.
Our 66-acre campus has multiple playgrounds, sports fields, tennis, basketball, and volleyball courts, a swimming pool, an amphitheater, and a performing arts center.
We are proud of our state-of-the-art Innovation Lab where students can be creative using the latest software and technology.
BHS is where rigorous academics are coupled with a love of learning, leadership with social responsibility, creativity with moral integrity, and self-esteem with compassion for others.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Enrollment: 270 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $41,000
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 15 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Berkeley Hall School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

Category
Attribute
School History

School Overview

Student Body

Total Students
270 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
54%
State avg.: 49%
Students by Grade
Berkeley Hall School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
59%
Average Class Size
22 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Uniforms grades 1 through 8: Navy or beige pants, shorts, skirts, skorts with polo shirts.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition varies by grade: Nursery & EK from $17,910 to $30,460; K-5th $37,750; 6th $41,170; 7th-8th $41,850. Tuition covers textbooks, interscholastic sports, field trips, yearbooks, and Berkeley Hall Parent Association Membership.
% on Financial Aid
23%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$24,450
Admissions Director
Nathalie Miller
Admissions Associate
Carolyn Good

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Clubs, Student Ambassador Program, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir

School Notes

  • Small classes
  • Rigorous academic program in balanced environment
  • Balanced traditional and student-centered education
  • Warm and nurturing environment
  • Strong character education
  • Vibrant family community
  • Serene and safe 66-acre mountaintop campus
  • Close to the Westside of Los Angeles and the San Fernando Valley
  • Fun playgrounds
  • Football field and 1/4 mile track
  • Baseball diamond with batting cages
  • Basketball court
  • Tennis courts
  • 75-foot Pool
  • 2,000-square foot Library
  • 300-seat auditorium
  • Outdoor amphitheater
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Berkeley Hall School cost?

Berkeley Hall School's tuition is approximately $41,000 for private students.

What sports does Berkeley Hall School offer?

Berkeley Hall School offers 8 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Dance, Flag Football, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field and Volleyball.

What is Berkeley Hall School's ranking?

Berkeley Hall School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for: Oldest founding date.

When is the application deadline for Berkeley Hall School?

The application deadline for Berkeley Hall School is Jan. 15 / rolling (applications are due on Jan. 15 but additional applications are reviewed year-round as space permits ).

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Enrollment: 270 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $41,000
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 15 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Los Angeles, CA is $16,741 for elementary schools and $23,167 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Los Angeles, CA is 79% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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