Crane Country Day School

  • Crane Country Day School is dedicated to providing an experiential education characterized by a thoughtful balance of academic challenge and creative expression.
  • We thrive as a community that builds character and confidence, while celebrating the joy in learning.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded1928

Student Body

Total Students264 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
16%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Crane Country Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size20 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 5 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$24,000
% on Financial Aid
20%
Acceptance Rate
40%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorErin Guerra

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Surf Team, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballFlag Football,
SoccerSurf Team,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Advisories, Chess Club, Discoveries Workshops, Math Counts, Math Super Bowl, Student Council, Tech Crew, Technology Task Force, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Chorus, Spring Musical, Xylophone Ensembles

School Notes

  • Mission Statement: Crane Country Day School is dedicated to providing an experiential education characterized by a thoughtful balance of academic challenge and creative expression. We thrive as a community that builds character and confidence, while celebrating the joy in learning.
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    5.5 miles
    2300 Garden Street
    Santa Barbara, CA 93105
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    Santa Barbara, CA 93103
    (805)569-1811
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The average private school tuition in California is $11,369 for elementary schools and $19,928 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in California is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).