High Point Academy

  • High Point`s mission is to awaken the joy of learning by inspiring students to their fullest potential in a collaborative, stimulating community of caring and academic excellence. Dedicated, talented faculty provide a strong K-8 curriculum enriched by world languages, music, art, library, technology, and daily physical education. Experience why High Point instills self-confidence, good character, and an exceptional foundation for success. For more information, attend an Open House or sign-up for a tour. Basic stats on your school, to include:
  • Year of Founding - 1965  Grades served K-8T  otal enrollment - 350  Religious affiliation - None

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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)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1965
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students347 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade High Point Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size20 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 24
Yearly Tuition Cost$16,950
Tuition NotesTuition listed is for K-6; Tuition for 7-8 is $18,950. Please see website for information regarding tuition. http://www.highpointacademy.org/apps/pages/index.jsp?uREC_ID=281239&type=d&pREC_ID=639367
Admissions DirectorKristin Haines


Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFlag Football,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Speech, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Art, Instrumental Music

Recreational Athletic Programs:

School Notes

  • What makes High Point unique? Our mission is dedicated to awakening the joy of learning and inspiring every student to reach his/her fullest potential in a collaborative and stimulating community of caring and academic excellence.
  • Our devoted and talented faculty provides a strong, challenging, and enriched K-8 curriculum that, in addition to the core academics, includes Spanish or French, vocal and instrumental music, art, library, the latest in technology and innovation, and daily physical education. This grounding of critical thinking and social and emotional skills paves the way for our students entering high school with the best possible foundation. 
  • Last year, our graduates gained entrance into local independent high schools and earned over $700,000 in merit scholarships.Please come and visit during our Open House or tours this fall to see our diverse and close-knit community and be sure to visit our website to learn more about our academic programs.

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