Best California Private Schools Offering Summer Programs (2021)

For the 2021 school year, there are 1,064 private schools offering summer programs serving 254,057 students in California.
The best top ranked offering summer programs private schools in California include Arete Preparatory Academy, BASIS Independent Silicon Valley and Barnhart School.
The average tuition cost is $15,140, which is higher than the California private school average tuition cost of $14,881.
45% of private schools offering summer programs in California are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Christian).

Top Private Schools Offering Summer Programs in California (2021)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Arete Preparatory Academy
Arete Preparatory Academy Photo
(4)
11500 W Olympic Blvd Suite 318
Los Angeles, CA 90064
(310) 478-9900
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
Barnhart School
Barnhart School Photo - In addition to yearly plays, there are numerous opportunities for students to practice their public speaking skills.
(8)
240 W Colorado Blvd
Arcadia, CA 91007
(626) 446-5588
Grades: K-8
| 170 students
1290 Parkmoor Avenue
San Jose, CA 95126
(408) 291-0907
Grades: 5-12
| 800 students
The Berkeley School
The Berkeley School Photo - The Berkeley School believes that a focus on civic engagement requires students to achieve their full potential as individual scholars, members of their local communities and active citizens of the world.
1310 University Ave
Berkeley, CA 94702
(510) 665-8800
Grades: PK-8
| 296 students
Brookfield School
Brookfield School Photo - Brookfield has been educating students in the Sacramento area for over 50 years. Our graduating students are regularly accepted to their first choice of high school.
Special Program Emphasis
6115 Riverside Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95831
(916) 442-1255
Grades: NS-8
| 232 students
California Crosspoint Academy
California Crosspoint Academy Photo - Our firm belief and practice is that all students can excel given the right environment and opportunity. All of our students have many opportunities and the support needed to find their passion and God-given calling for their lives.
(Christian)
25500 Industrial Blvd
Hayward, CA 94545
(510) 995-5333
Grades: NS-12
| 333 students
Cambrian Academy
Cambrian Academy Photo - Cambrian Academy students have been accepted by the world's best universities.
(3)
4340 Almaden Expressway
San Jose, CA 95118
(408) 833-7050
Grades: 5-12
| 110 students
Clairbourn School
Clairbourn School Photo
(12)
8400 Huntington Drive
San Gabriel, CA 91775
(626) 286-3108
Grades: NS-8
| 214 students
Dunn School
Dunn School Photo - The outdoor education program at Dunn School fosters greater self-awareness through physical challenges and leadership experiences in the outdoors.
(4)
2555 West Highway 154
Los Olivos, CA 93441
(805) 688-6471
Grades: 6-12
| 256 students
Excelsior School
Excelsior School Photo - School Front View
(1)
41 W Santa Clara Street
Arcadia, CA 91007
(626) 623-6339
Grades: 9-12
| 102 students
Fairmont Preparatory Academy
Fairmont Preparatory Academy Photo
(17)
2200 W Sequoia Avenue
Anaheim, CA 92801
(714) 234-2771
Grades: 9-12
| 433 students
1557 W. Mable Street
Anaheim, CA 92805
(714) 234-2771
Grades: NS-8
| 395 students
Grace Christian School
Grace Christian School Photo
(Christian)
(2)
4545 Myra Ave
Cypress, CA 90630
(714) 761-5200
Grades: NS-8
| 407 students
500 Saratoga Ave
San Jose, CA 95129
(408) 249-2510
Grades: NS-12
| 2,048 students
High Bluff Academy
High Bluff Academy Photo - HBA specializes in lab sciences for all levels of students. Our small class sizes and great teachers support and challenge students to accomplish their goals.
(5)
5531 Cancha de Golf, Ste 202
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92091
(858) 509-9101
Grades: 9-12
| 60 students
Holy Cross School
Holy Cross School Photo - Holy Cross School ~ 2019 Preschool -8th grade
(Roman Catholic)
(4)
150 Emmet
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 423-4447
Grades: PK-8
| 153 students
Idyllwild Arts
Idyllwild Arts Photo - Krone Library is home to countless resources and study spaces for IAA students as well as the College Counseling Office. Our College Counseling staff work with our students throughout their time at the Academy, helping them prepare for the next step in their artistic journey.
Special Program Emphasis
(1)
52500 Temecula Rd
Idyllwild, CA 92549
(951) 659-2171
Grades: 9-12
| 290 students
Incarnation Parish School
Incarnation Parish School Photo - We partner with parents to create learning experiences where students will grow in faith, achieve excellence, and thrive in a loving community.
(Roman Catholic)
(2)
123 W Glenoaks Blvd
Glendale, CA 91202
(818) 241-2269
Grades: PK-8
| 283 students
Laurel Springs School
Laurel Springs School Photo - Laurel Springs School. Accredited, Online, Private school for students in K-12th grade
(1)
302 El Paseo Road
Ojai, CA 93023
(800) 377-5890
Grades: K-12
| 5,367 students
Mary Star Of The Sea High School
Mary Star Of The Sea High School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
(1)
2500 N. Taper Avenue
San Pedro, CA 90731
(310) 547-1138
Grades: 9-12
| 523 students
750 N Capitol Ave
San Jose, CA 95133
(408) 254-1280
Grades: NS-5
| 126 students
Pacific Academy
Pacific Academy Photo - Pacific Academy student, Rose Zhang won Girls Junior PGA championship and tied another Championship record.
(9)
4947 Alton Pkwy.
Irvine, CA 92604
(949) 398-5288
Grades: K-12
| 150 students
Pacific Bay Christian School
Pacific Bay Christian School Photo
(Christian)
1030 Linda Mar Boulevard
Pacifica, CA 94044
(650) 355-1935
Grades: 5-12
| 322 students
Palma School
Palma School Photo - Palma is a college-preparatory, Catholic school for boys grades 7 through 12 owned and operated by The Christian Brothers Institute of California. This is where boys of promise become men of character.
All-boys (Roman Catholic)
919 Iverson St
Salinas, CA 93901
(831) 422-6391
Grades: 7-12
| 502 students
2636 Latham Drive
Sacramento, CA 95864
(916) 481-8811
Grades: PK-12
| 489 students
St. Francis De Sales School
St. Francis De Sales School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
4205 Mulberry Street
Riverside, CA 92501
(951) 683-5083
Grades: PK-8
| 112 students
2400 East Lake Ave.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 724-5933
Grades: 9-12
| 240 students
Villanova Preparatory School
Villanova Preparatory School Photo - In this supportive environment steeped in Catholic values, students are comfortable taking risks, trying something new and learning more about the individual throughout their Villanova experience.
(Roman Catholic)
12096 N Ventura Avenue
Ojai, CA 93023
(805) 646-1464
Grades: 9-12
| 220 students
Westridge School
Westridge School Photo - Westridge is more than a school. It's a community where academic achievement goes hand in hand with becoming imaginative, independent thinkers - where students discover themselves and the world around them - where they learn what it means to make a difference.
All-girls
(1)
324 Madeline Dr
Pasadena, CA 91105
(626) 799-1153
Grades: 4-12
| 500 students
Almondale Academy
Almondale Academy Photo - Back view of the "Little House" and patio play area. Painting done by students.
Special Program Emphasis
(2)
8616 Greenback Ln
Orangevale, CA 95662
(916) 988-8611
Grades: K-12
| 18 students
Alta Loma Christian School
Alta Loma Christian School Photo - Not a school you attend. A family you belong to.
(Brethren)
9974 19th Street
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91737
(909) 989-2804
Grades: PK-8
| 275 students
BASIS Independent Fremont
BASIS Independent Fremont Photo - One of the World's Top Academic Programs - Right in Your Neighborhood.
(1)
3300 Kearney Street
Fremont, CA 94538
(510) 573-3435
Grades: NS-12
| 530 students
Calvary Christian Academy
Calvary Christian Academy Photo - CCA is founded on three pillars which are Servant Leadership, Superior Academics, and Simply Jesus.
(Christian)
(5)
1771 E Palomar Street
Chula Vista, CA 91913
(619) 591-2260
Grades: PK-12
| 352 students
Calvary Preparatory Academy-Online
Calvary Preparatory Academy-Online Photo
(Christian)
(8)
1740 La Costa Meadows Dr. Suite 105
San Marcos, CA 92078
(760) 410-8283
Grades: K-12
| 348 students
Capistrano Valley Christian Schools
Capistrano Valley Christian Schools Photo - Since 1973, Capistrano Valley Christian Schools has been dedicated to providing a high standard of college preparatory education, set within the framework of Christian instruction and example. We desire to prepare students to be the Christian leaders of tomorrow. Our staff is committed to partnering with an extremely supportive school community to offer a truly unique educational experience.
(Christian)
(8)
32032 Del Obispo St
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
(949) 493-5683
Grades: PK-12
| 599 students
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