Folsom Preparatory School

Mission Statement: Folsom Prep Academy (formerly known as the Phoenix Schools), is renowned for providing academic excellence in K-5 grade levels, while also developing necessary leadership and life skills in our students. Using an enriched and diverse curriculum, our teachers place personalized attention on every child, instill in them critical skills to excel to their full potential, and develop them to become compassionate, confident, and creative student leaders for the 21st century.
Folsom Preparatory School is more than a school; we are family! Small class sizes enable our teachers to better focus on creating a caring classroom atmosphere which helps children discover their own unique gifts.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 117 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $1,318
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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Folsom Preparatory School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Year Founded
1993
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
117 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
50%
State avg.: 51%
Students by Grade
Folsom Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size
16 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Khaki bottoms, collared shirt

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
10 monthly payments of $1318.
Summer Program Cost
$305
Summer Program Cost Notes
Summer camp is $305 per week.
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Community Service, Science Olympiad, STEAM Lab, Technology

Arts and Music Programs:
Drama, Fine Arts, Music, Spanish

School Notes

  • Folsom Preparatory School is dedicated to educational enrichment while focusing on quality individualized instruction. Our passion is fostering positive social development through the teaching of life skills, personal responsibility, and cultural diversity. By instilling a love for learning, we provide our families with the foundation necessary for success.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Folsom Preparatory School cost?
Folsom Preparatory School's tuition is approximately $1,318 for private students and $305 for summer students.
What is the acceptance rate of Folsom Preparatory School?
The acceptance rate of Folsom Preparatory School is 90%, which is higher than the national average of 84%.
Does Folsom Preparatory School offer a summer program?
Yes, Folsom Preparatory School offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.
When is the application deadline for Folsom Preparatory School?
The application deadline for Folsom Preparatory School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 117 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $1,318
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Sacramento County, CA is $9,820 for elementary schools and $11,657 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Sacramento County, CA is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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