Harvard-Westlake is a school whose curriculum and programs create an educational environment designed for students who possess both the motivation and the ability to pursue a rigorous college preparatory course of study.
The school strives to provide an education that enables and empowers its diverse students to develop their intellectual, spiritual, emotional, and physical gifts; to understand and respect the similarities and differences among themselves and others in their local and world communities; and to learn the habits of mind and self-discipline necessary to live with integrity and purpose as contributing members of society.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 1,602 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $35,900
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 18
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Harvard-Westlake School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

Category
Attribute
Sports offered

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Year Founded
1989
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
1,602 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
Harvard-Westlake School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
230 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
74%
Number of AP Courses
29 courses
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 18
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
19%
Admissions Director
Aaron Mieszczanski

Sports

School Calendar

View the Harvard-Westlake School yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

Event
Date
First Day of School
August 24, 2022 (Wednesday)
SCHOOL CLOSED - Labor Day
September 05, 2022 (Monday)
SCHOOL CLOSED - Rosh Hashanah
September 26, 2022 (Monday)
SCHOOL CLOSED - Yom Kippur
October 05, 2022 (Wednesday)
SCHOOL CLOSED - Thanksgiving Break
November 21, 2022 (Monday)

School Notes

  • Harvard-Westlake is a school whose curriculum and programs create an educational environment designed for students who possess both the motivation and the ability to pursue a rigorous college preparatory course of study.
  • The school strives to provide an education that enables and empowers its diverse students to develop their intellectual, spiritual, emotional, and physical gifts; to understand and respect the similarities and differences among themselves and others in their local and world communities; and to learn the habits of mind and self-discipline necessary to live with integrity and purpose as contributing members of society.
Source: Verified school update

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 1,602 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $35,900
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 18
  • Source: Verified school update

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