Foothill Country Day School

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  • Since 1954, Foothill Country Day School has served families throughout the Inland Empire and San Gabriel Valley.
  • Programs from Transitional Kindergarten through 8th grade are offered on a beautiful 7 acre campus, along with our on-site preschool, The Seedling School. A Foothill education is grounded in character and academic excellence and is supported by robust enrichment opportunities and arts education.

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)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1954

Student Body

Total Students407 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
80%
State avg.: 43%
Students by GradeFoothill Country Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers80 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size16 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(khaki pants, plaid skirts and polo shirts. Formal dress uniform (jacket) for special occasions)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 1 / Apr. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$19,400
Tuition NotesTuition varies slightly by grade.
% on Financial Aid
13%
Average Financial Aid Grant$12,300
Admissions DirectorColette Sims

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsArchery, Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballArcheryBasketball,
Cross CountryFlag Football,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

School Notes

  • Since 1954, Foothill Country Day School has served families throughout the Inland Empire and San Gabriel Valley.   A Foothill education from Kindergarten through Eighth Grade provides the foundation for solid character, a lifetime of learning, and successful engagement in society.  A rich array of after school programs is available including orchestra, MakerSpace classes and competitive teams for sports, mathematics, and debate.  The foundation of character and academics at Foothill enables students to matriculate to the high schools of their choice, and from there to the most competitive colleges and universities across the country.   Campus visits are welcome.  You`ll find beautiful grounds and impressive facilities, along with kind students.  Diverse faculty members love their work and seek to know each child as an individual, pledging to meet each child where they are for a customized education.  Admission Visit Day events are scheduled from November through February of each year, and private tours are given at your convenience.  Please contact Director of Enrollment, Colette Sims, for more information at csims@foothillcds.org or (909) 626-5681.  www.foothillcds.org
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