Helios New School

Our mission is to provide engaging and imaginative education that meets the unique intellectual, social and emotional needs of gifted students and their families and to empower authenticity through respect for self and others.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: School with Special Program Emphasis
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 150 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $40,500
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 12 / Feb. 16
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded
2007
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
150 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
Helios New School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
53%
Average Class Size
18 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 12 / Feb. 16
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Financial aid available.5-8: $39,350
Admissions Director
Teri Serrano Raffel

Sports

Total Sports Offered
1 sport

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Robotics

Club or Organization:
Chess

Arts and Music Programs:
and Music, Art

School Notes

  • Private, progressive secular school based on aconstructivist model of education
  • K- 8 curriculum designed specifically forgifted students
  • Rigorous academic curriculum in project-based, collaborative environment
  • Multi-dimensional learning, including social and emotional development
  • Low student-to-teacher ratio of 10:1
  • Full school day 8:30 a.m.-3:15 p.m.
  • Aftercare available until 6:00 p.m.

Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Helios New School cost?
Helios New School's tuition is approximately $40,500 for private students.
Does Helios New School offer a summer program?
Yes, Helios New School offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.
What sports does Helios New School offer?
Helios New School offers 1 interscholastic sports: Ultimate Frisbee.
When is the application deadline for Helios New School?
The application deadline for Helios New School is Jan. 12 / Feb. 16.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: School with Special Program Emphasis
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 150 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $40,500
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 12 / Feb. 16
  • Source: Verified school update

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