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Mayfield Junior School, a Catholic independent school founded in 1931 implements the Holy Child philosophy of teaching to the Whole Child.
Students are engaged and inspired and participate in the life of the school through academics, athletics, service learning and the arts.
Mayfield is committed to the educational and religious development of each child, and to maintaining a foundation built on instilling character and a sense of community and family spirit.
Through project-based and deeper learning, students learn the value of critical thinking, collaboration, creativity, and communication.
Creative programs and performances stimulate inquisitive minds and develop lifelong learning skills.
The fundamental belief that childhood, going to school and growing up should be a joyful experience is central to a Mayfield education.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 516 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $23,403
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 15

Top Rankings

Mayfield Junior School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

Category
Attribute
Sports offered
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Year Founded
1931
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
516 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
31%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
Mayfield Junior School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
60 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size
18 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Uniform)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
20%
Admissions Director
Lauren Marlis
Admissions Associate
Chanel Mucci

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Arts and Music Programs:
All students participate in performances each year., Chess, Choir, Instrumental, Makers Lab

School Notes

  • Mayfield Junior School, an independent Catholic school founded and sponsored by the Society of the Holy Child Jesus, implements the philosophy of the Holy Child Schools. We are committed not only to the religious and educational development of each child but also to maintaining a sense of community and family spirit. The school seeks to provide a challenging academic and religious education for children. The educational experience fostered by a loving faith community of students, faculty, and parents emphasizes responsible freedom and the development of self-potential. Mayfield Junior School is committed to Cornelia Connelly's belief in the giftedness of the individual. Creative programs stimulate inquisitive minds and develop lifelong learning skills. In the belief that aesthetic as well as athletic experiences are essential in maturing well-rounded individuals, students are offered an enriching gamut of physical, dramatic, artistic, and cultural activities.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 516 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $23,403
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 15

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