Folsom Preparatory School

  • Mission Statement: Folsom Preparatory School educates children to become compassionate, confident, and creative global citizens who will excel in 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.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded1993

Student Body

Total Students191 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
50%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Folsom Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size16 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki bottoms, collared shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$10,550
Tuition Notes10 monthly payments of $1055.

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Community Service, Engineering, Future City, Lego Robotics, Science Olympiad

Arts and Music Programs:
Drama, Fine Arts, Music

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.
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    81.5 miles
    1310 University Ave
    Berkeley, CA 94702
    (510)665-8800
    81.5 PK-8
    296
  • Elk Grove
    Grades: PK-K | 112 students
    20.1 miles
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    Elk Grove, CA 95624
    (916)686-5800
    20.1 PK-K
    112
  • Elk Grove
    Grades: PK-8 | 472 students
    21.9 miles
    9539 Racquet Ct
    Elk Grove, CA 95758
    (916)684-7903
    21.9 PK-8
    472
  • Menlo Park
    Grades: NS-5 | 292 students
    101.7 miles
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    Menlo Park, CA 94025
    (650)854-4545
    101.7 NS-5
    292
  • Mill Valley
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    91.3 miles
    305 Montford Ave
    Mill Valley, CA 94941
    (415)388-8408
    91.3 PK-8
    n/a

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