Top California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS) Private Schools in California

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 161 top private schools in California belonging to the California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS), serving 56,815 students.
  • The California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS) is a non-profit organization of elementary, middle and secondary schools in California. The Association serves and strengthens its schools by setting standards of academic quality and ethical conduct, by providing for the professional growth of faculty, administrators, and trustees, and by promoting ethnic and socio-economic diversity.
  • You can also find more schools membership associations in California.

Top California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS) Private Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 16000 Mulholland Drive
    Los Angeles, CA 90049
    (310)476-6421

    Grades: PK-8 | 281 students
  • 1310 University Ave
    Berkeley, CA 94702
    (510)665-8800

    Grades: PK-8 | 320 students
  • Besant Hill School
    Besant Hill School Photo - Besant Hill School is located in picturesque Ojai Valley, California. This unique location, on 520 acres of private land, with breathtaking views in all directions, provides students with serenity as well as amazing local hikes.
    Special Program Emphasis
    8585 Ojai Santa Paula Rd or PO Box 850
    Ojai, CA 93023
    (805)646-4343

    Grades: 9-12 | 99 students
  • 8400 Huntington Drive
    San Gabriel, CA 91775
    (626)286-3108

    Grades: NS-8 | 306 students
  • 500 Saratoga Ave
    San Jose, CA 95129
    (408)249-2510

    Grades: PK-12 | 2030 students
  • 425 Encinal Street
    Santa Cruz, CA 95060
    (831)423-0658

    Grades: 6-12 | 280 students
  • 2245 Avy Avenue
    Menlo Park, CA 94025
    (650)854-4545

    Grades: NS-5 | 292 students
  • 960 Avis Drive/2060 Tapscott Ave.
    El Cerrito, CA 94530
    (510)236-5800

    Grades: K-8 | 474 students
  • 2636 Latham Drive
    Sacramento, CA 95864
    (916)481-8811

    Grades: PK-12 | 495 students
  • 7 Pursuit
    Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
    (949)448-9027

    Grades: NS-8 | 732 students
  • 15739 Ventura Blvd
    Encino, CA 91436
    (818)788-2199

    Grades: K-6 | 237 students
  • 2722 Benvenue Avenue
    Berkeley, CA 94705
    (510)549-0605

    Grades: K-8 | 101 students
  • 8060 Carmel Valley Road
    Carmel, CA 93923
    (831)624-9171

    Grades: NS-8 | 197 students
  • 6835 Trinidad Drive
    San Jose, CA 95120
    (408)997-0424

    Grades: PK-8 | 346 students
  • Alto International School
    Alto International School Photo
    Special Program Emphasis
    475 Pope Street
    Menlo Park, CA 94025
    (650)324-8617

    Grades: NS-12 | 253 students
  • 2605 Carlsbad Boulevard
    Carlsbad, CA 92008
    (888)762-2338

    Grades: 7-12 | 320 students
  • 2100 Mt Diablo Scenic Blvd
    Danville, CA 94506
    (925)837-5375

    Grades: 6-12 | 490 students
  • 240 W Colorado Blvd
    Arcadia, CA 91007
    (626)446-5588

    Grades: K-8 | 217 students
  • Bayhill High School
    Bayhill High School Photo
    Special Education School
    521 Boden Way
    Oakland, CA 94610
    (510)268-1500

    Grades: 9-12 | 67 students
  • 2027 7th Street
    Berkeley, CA 94710
    (510)845-0876

    Grades: K-8 | 328 students
  • 1436 Polk Street
    Napa, CA 94559
    (707)261-4500

    Grades: K-8 | 118 students
  • 655 Brotherhood Way
    San Francisco, CA 94132
    (415)406-1035

    Grades: K-8 | 377 students
  • 100 South Barrington Place
    Los Angeles, CA 90049
    (310)889-2657

    Grades: K-12 | 1043 students
  • Bridges Academy
    Bridges Academy Photo - Bridges Academy provides field trips and talent enrichment opportunities every year, including the fall trip to Catalina Island to explore the environmental sciences.
    Special Program Emphasis
    3921 Laurel Canyon Blvd.
    Studio City, CA 91604
    (818)506-1091

    Grades: 4-12 | 193 students
  • 11555 Clews Ranch Road
    San Diego, CA 92130
    (858)481-0882

    Grades: 6-12 | 82 students
  • 4533 Laurel Canyon Blvd
    Studio City, CA 91607
    (818)980-7280

    Grades: K-12 | 1106 students
  • 1530 North San Antonio Ave
    Upland, CA 91786
    (909)982-9919

    Grades: K-8 | 193 students
  • 1 Carey School Ln
    San Mateo, CA 94403
    (650)345-8205

    Grades: PK-5 | 260 students
  • 102 Marinda Drive
    Fairfax, CA 94930
    (415)459-3464

    Grades: K-8 | 81 students
  • 1310 Bryant St
    Palo Alto, CA 94301
    (650)328-3160

    Grades: 6-12 | 434 students
  • 26800 Academy Drive
    Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274
    (310)377-1543

    Grades: K-12 | 1620 students
  • 1005 Armada Drive
    Pasadena, CA 91103
    (626)795-9314

    Grades: K-8 | n/a students
  • 21523 Rinaldi St
    Chatsworth, CA 91311
    (818)998-4037

    Grades: NS-8 | 147 students
  • 2225 Torrey Pines Lane
    La Jolla, CA 92037
    (858)454-0184

    Grades: NS-8 | 230 students
  • Main: 150 Oak Street; Pre-K campus: 42/52 Waller St., Middle School Campus, 888 Turk Street
    San Francisco, CA 94102
    (415)865-6084

    Grades: PK-8 | 512 students
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