Berkeley Hall School

  • For over 100 years, Berkeley Hall has empowered students to fulfill their unlimited potential to become fearless scholars and conscientious citizens, and has prepared them for the finest high schools.
  • This strong track record is built on a unique and highly-successful educational approach.
  • Our rigorous and balanced program fosters a "growth mindset," strong collaboration among our outstanding, nationally-recruited faculty and staff, cultural and socio-economic diversity, and an unwavering commitment to the Nursery through 8th grade model.
  • In short, Berkeley Hall students are empowered to realize their full potential in academics, in the arts, in athletics, in extracurricular activities - both now and in years to come.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
Educational Records Bureau
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1911

Student Body

Total Students266 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
32%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Berkeley Hall School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
59%
Average Class Size22 students
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniforms grades 1 through 8: Navy or beige pants, shorts, skirts, skorts with polo shirts.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineDec. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$32,000
Tuition NotesTuition varies by grade: Nursery & EK from $16,400 to $26,190; K-5th $32,000; 6th $34,900; 7th-8th $35,470. Tuition covers textbooks, interscholastic sports, field trips, yearbooks, and Berkeley Hall Parent Association Membership.
% on Financial Aid
26%
Average Financial Aid Grant$20,500
Admissions DirectorNathalie Miller
Admissions AssociateCarolyn Good

Sports

Total Sports Offered8 sports
SportsBasketball, Dance, Flag Football, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballDance,
Flag FootballSoccer,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

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 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

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