Canterbury School

  • At Canterbury School, We exist to provide quality education that prepares students for tomorrow through a strong academic foundation, solid character development, and a safe, positive environment for learning.
  • We believe in a school where an emphasis on good study skills makes individuals successful.
  • We prepare students academically by providing organizational and time management skills and We also believe in a school where we develop an individual's academic potential.
  • Students are encouraged to always strive for excellence. Canterbury School brings together exceptionally creative, inquiring minds from a variety of ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds throughout Contra Costa County and beyond.
  • We seek to create a nurturing and challenging environment that promotes academic, social, and emotional growth for highly motivated students from Kindergarten through the eighth grade.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students68 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
84%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Canterbury School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

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