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El Rancho School Photo #1 - Learn, play and grow at El Rancho School. Preschool - 6th Grade
El Rancho School is a place where parents are comforted to know that their children are not continually disturbed by others and are safe from the violent influences that disrupt education and frighten students and teachers.
An integral part of an El Rancho School education is helping students make moral and compassionate choices.
El Rancho School is committed to serving the individual needs of each of our students.
In the pre-school, students are placed in classes according to their readiness skills and maturity, not their chronological age.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-6
  • Enrollment: 129 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $800
  • Acceptance rate: 98%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-6
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Mild learning diferences / Language-based
Year Founded
1961
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
129 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
33%
State avg.: 49%
Students by Grade
El Rancho School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size
12 students
Average Percentile SSAT
93%
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
K-6th Grade Uniform

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Monthly
Summer Program Cost
$150
Summer Program Cost Notes
Weekly
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Holly Olson
Admissions Associate
Diane Puleo

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Mad Science Program

Arts and Music Programs:
Classroom Music Instruction, National Anthem Community Singing, Private Guitar Lessons, Private Piano lessons, Young Rembrandts Art

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Carmichael Girl's Softball, Eastern Little League (Baseball), Happy Day Gymagery (Gymnastics)

School Notes

  • At El Rancho School we believe that each of our students is entitled to a reasonably equitable amount of their teacher's time and help; therefore, we do not accept students who choose to frequently or seriously disrupt and interfere with the educational and recreational activities of other students. El Rancho School is a place where parents are comforted to know that their children are not continually disturbed by others and are safe from the violent influences that disrupt education and frighten students and teachers. An integral part of an El Rancho School education is helping students make moral and compassionate choices. El Rancho School is committed to serving the individual needs of each of our students. In the pre-school, students are placed in classes according to their readiness skills and maturity, not their chronological age.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does El Rancho School cost?

El Rancho School's tuition is approximately $800 for private students and $150 for summer students.

What is the acceptance rate of El Rancho School?

The acceptance rate of El Rancho School is 98%, which is higher than the national average of 84%.

Does El Rancho School offer a summer program?

Yes, El Rancho School offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.

When is the application deadline for El Rancho School?

The application deadline for El Rancho School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-6
  • Enrollment: 129 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $800
  • Acceptance rate: 98%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Sacramento County, CA is $9,965 for elementary schools and $12,806 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Sacramento County, CA is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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