Brighon Hall is a unique, WASC-accredited and NAIS private school, founded in 1961 and designed for young professionals in entertainment and sports industries to experience social and close-knit community fulfillment while enrolled in a school that is flexible and sensitive to the rigors of their careers.
Classes for grades 2-12.  BH curriculum is UC-Certified and meets California state A-G graduation requirements.
We offer college and transitional planning.  Most of our students go on to four-year universities such as UCLA, USC, LMU, Occidental, Pepperdine, NYU, UC Berkeley and Boston University.
Within our shortened school day, we ensure that our students achieve a fundamental scope and sequence for college readiness.
Our teachers organize activities that take students beyone the classroom, such as field trips, Spirit Week and our annual science fair.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 2-12
  • Students: 62 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $16,700
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 2-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
62 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
Brighton Hall School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
8 students
Number of AP Courses
5 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Calculus, AP English Composition, AP English Literature, AP Human Geography, AP U.S. History
Average SAT score
Average ACT score
Classroom Dress Code

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Elementary and Middle School tuition is less
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Melonie Magruder
Admissions Associate
Melonie Magruder


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
9 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Baking Club, Chess Club, Math Enhancement Club, Student Council, Switch Gaming Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Art & Design, Screenwriting

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Fitness Club, Yoga

School Notes

  • Flexible Class Schedule
  • Student Council 
  • Fun events: Halloween Dance, Holiday Party, Valentine's Dance, Prom etc
  • Spring Performers' Showcase and more...
  • Formal Graduation
  • Field Trips
Profile last updated: 08/17/2021

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (6 reviews)
When I first started out here I was not very confident in myself but on my first day of school in 11th grade, the kids in my grade were so welcoming to me! My teachers also helped me with my confidence. I miss all the friends I made here and my awesome teachers! Brighton Hall was my second family!
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Brighton Hall has made a world of difference in the way my daughter feels about school. In our short time at Brighton Hall, my daughter has thrived. The once extremely shy little girl is coming out of her shell and academically thriving. The teachers, staff, and director are all compassionate, they ensure each child meets their own individual goals while still meeting national standards. We love this school.
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Very pleased with this school. My daughter is able to work and go on auditions and the teachers completely work with us and make sure she stays on track. They really care about the students and because the classes are so small, the students develop relationships with these teachers and feel they really care about them. The are able to get the attention they need to get good grades. Highly recommend this school if you have a student in the industry.
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I'll never forget the memories I made here. Brighton Hall is a wonderful school with an impeccable and competent staff. With a rich educational curriculum and a supportive student body, there is no chance of failure at this school. I'm forever grateful for the connections I've made throughout the years.
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My son came to Brighton Hall with zero self confidence towards his academic abilities. The teachers and staff recognized that he needed to feel safe and welcomed in order for him to relax and engage in his learning. It's like a family. The older kids are kind to the younger and set good examples. I've been impressed at how smoothly everything runs. So much so that it's almost transparent. The office staff always greets with a smile and sincerely seem to enjoy their time there. That carries over into the "relaxed and happy" vibe of the school overall. They accepted my son with "not so good transcripts" from his previous school and in a few short months he is engaged and happy to go to school, and he's getting back on course academically. They have done what others said couldn't. Grateful we made the decision to give Brighton Hall a chance and looking forward to a brighter future because of it.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 2-12
  • Students: 62 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $16,700
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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