Marin Academy asks every individual to think, to question and to create.
Our mission invites reflection and demands action, creating a vibrancy that captures your attention and imagination. Both in the classroom and outside of it, students strive to make a difference and put their education to work in the world.
A great school's power and promise comes from its ability to transform students.
At MA, we ask students to participate in their own transformation..

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 440 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $45,755
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 7

Top Rankings

Marin Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

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Attribute
Sports offered

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Year Founded
1971

Student Body

Total Students
440 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
13%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
Marin Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
61 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
77%
Average Class Size
15 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 7
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Add approximately $600-$900 per year for books and fees
% on Financial Aid
24%
Admissions Director
Diane Boodrookas
Admissions Associate
Chris Brown

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School Notes

  • Marin Academy is a co-educational high school committed to scholarship and personal development. We see the high school years as a critically important time when students are discovering who they are, what they value, what they enjoy, and where they are headed. We want our students to develop the skills and knowledge that will serve them well now and in the future.
  • At Marin Academy, we are committed to experiential education. We provide our students with a solid foundation in traditional academic subjects in a college-preparatory program, and we believe healthy, challenging experiences both inside and outside the classroom are essential for taking adolescents to and beyond intellectual and theoretical knowledge. Throughout, we promote critical thinking - informed, independent, collaborative and creative - as the hallmark of the Marin Academy experience. We expect participation and reflection to be active, inspired and sustained.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 440 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $45,755
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 7

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The average private school tuition in Marin County, CA is $23,715 for elementary schools and $34,899 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Marin County, CA is 74% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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