Mayfield Junior School

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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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
Educational Records Bureau
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded1931
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students516 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Mayfield Junior School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size18 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost$23,403
% on Financial Aid
Admissions DirectorLauren Marlis
Admissions AssociateChanel Mucci


Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Equestrian, Flag Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
EquestrianFlag Football,
TennisTrack and Field,


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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