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

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 167 top private schools in California belonging to the California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS), serving 57,624 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 (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 240 W Colorado Blvd
    Arcadia, CA 91007
    (626)446-5588

    Grades: K-8 | 217 students
  • 16000 Mulholland Drive
    Los Angeles, CA 90049
    (310)476-6421

    Grades: NS-8 | 266 students
  • 1310 University Ave
    Berkeley, CA 94702
    (510)665-8800

    Grades: PK-8 | 296 students
  • Besant Hill School
    Besant Hill School Photo - Besant Hill School is located in the Ojai Valley, on 500 acres of private land with beautiful vistas in every direction. Facilities include four dormitories, outdoor sports facilities including a new aquatic center, indoor theater, atelier, and classrooms nestled along winding paths and oak trees. We also have an eight acre organic farm.
    Special Program Emphasis
    8585 N Ojai Rd
    Ojai, CA 93023
    (805)646-4343

    Grades: 9-12 | 108 students
  • 8400 Huntington Drive
    San Gabriel, CA 91775
    (626)286-3108

    Grades: NS-8 | 223 students
  • 500 Saratoga Ave
    San Jose, CA 95129
    (408)249-2510

    Grades: PK-12 | 2048 students
  • 425 Encinal Street
    Santa Cruz, CA 95060
    (831)423-0658

    Grades: 6-12 | 280 students
  • The Marin School
    The Marin School Photo - The Marin School provides an experiential education with interactive classes, creative projects, and curriculum-related field trips.
    Alternative School
    150 N. San Pedro Road
    San Rafael, CA 94903
    (415)339-9336

    Grades: 9-12 | 100 students
  • 220 West Lomita Ave
    Ojai, CA 93023
    (805)646-8236

    Grades: PK-12 | 225 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 | 509 students
  • St. Mary's School
    St. Mary's School Photo
    (Christian)
    7 Pursuit
    Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
    (949)448-9027

    Grades: NS-8 | 702 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 | 105 students
  • 8060 Carmel Valley Road
    Carmel, CA 93923
    (831)624-9171

    Grades: NS-8 | 185 students
  • 6835 Trinidad Drive
    San Jose, CA 95120
    (408)997-0424

    Grades: PK-8 | 344 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
  • 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 | 330 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 | 1145 students
  • Bridges Academy
    Bridges Academy Photo - Although Bridges Academy has only 145 students, the school still boasts competitive CIF Cross Country, Track & Field and Basketball teams.
    Special Program Emphasis
    3921 Laurel Canyon Blvd.
    Studio City, CA 91604
    (818)506-1091

    Grades: 4-12 | 200 students
  • 11555 Clews Ranch Road
    San Diego, CA 92130
    (858)481-0882

    Grades: 6-12 | 82 students
  • Campbell Hall
    Campbell Hall Photo - Campbell Hall is a vibrant 15-acre campus.
    (Episcopal)
    4533 Laurel Canyon Blvd
    Studio City, CA 91607
    (818)980-7280

    Grades: K-12 | 1133 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
  • 1310 Bryant St
    Palo Alto, CA 94301
    (650)328-3160

    Grades: 6-12 | 430 students
  • 26800 Academy Drive
    Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274
    (310)377-1543

    Grades: K-12 | 855 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
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