Mirman School

Tel: (310)476-2868
  • The Mirman School offers an environment where the highly gifted student is challenged mentally, supported emotionally, enriched academically and integrated socially to his or her greatest potential.
  • Nestled in the Santa Monica Mountains above Los Angeles, California, it is an independent co-educational school designed to meet the needs of intellectually gifted children ages 5 to 14.
  • The school recognizes that the innate intellectual potential of the child is not enough to ensure the actualizing of giftedness; there must be nurture to maximize nature.
  • Having recognized that gifted children learn differently, the school is committed to providing an academically appropriate learning environment that is stimulating, secure and joyful, with an age-appropriate social and emotional setting in which gifted children can blossom and maximize their potential.
  • The school values the many facets and faces of giftedness in the diversity of its programs and its student population.
  • Furthermore, the children are encouraged and guided to utilize their intellect and their compassion in a constructive way to help society and their fellow men and women.

School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
National Association for the Gifted
California Association for the Gifted
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded1962

Student Body

Total Students342 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
32%
State avg.: 43%
Students by GradeMirman School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size12 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 10
Admissions DirectorJen Liggitt
Admissions AssociateRita Anne Smith

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Football, Soccer, Tennis, Track and FieldBasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballFootball,
SoccerTennis,
Track and Field
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