Pearl Preparatory School
Pearl Preparatory School Photo #2 - Students learn to do science through a hands on approach. Even students in kindergarten take home science experiments each week to share with their parents.
Pearl Preparatory School Photo #3 - Pearl Prep uses a hands-on approach to education. All students go on monthly field trips in coordination with the classroom curriculum.
Pearl Preparatory School Photo #4 - Pearl offers beginning band and recorder band to our 4th and 5th graders, so that all students will learn how to read music before graduating from Pearl. These bands perform at least three times throughout the school year.
Pearl Preparatory School Photo #5 - Pearl has a comprehensive computer curriculum that teaches students how to do word processing, publishing, spreadsheets and Power Point presentations as young as 1st grade.
Pearl Preparatory School Photo #6 - Pearl strives to "Inspire Desire" within our students. We at Pearl believe that students learn more when they are having fun!
Pearl Preparatory School Photo #7 - Pearl offers a wide variety of performing arts. Students will participate in the all-school choir and will perform before a large audience at least three times a year.
Pearl Preparatory School Photo #8 - Academic success is important at Pearl. With our hands-on approach, our students score one to two years advanced in the major core subjects based on national standardized tests.
Pearl Preparatory School Photo #9 - Students attend science camps each year including trips to Catalina Island, a covered wagon trip in Palm Desert and sailing on a Tall Ship in San Diego.
- Pearl Preparatory School was established to promote the comprehensive development of the average child through a stimulating, synergetic and wholesome environment.
- Pearl places a strong emphasis on character development throughout all aspects of the child's life including respect, self-discipline and basic moral and ethical values.
- Pearl Preparatory School provides a safe, nurturing environment that allows a child to learn without distraction.
- The school's gated campus is equipped with modern structures and buildings that reinforce the safety and security of the learning environment.
- Careful supervision by the school's faculty and staff further enhances a setting devoted to the child's well-being.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-5|
|Total Students||128 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 44%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||8 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||16:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||20 students|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$8,995|
|Tuition Notes||Financial Aid is available|
|Admissions Director||Michaela Ixta|
|Total Sports Offered||9 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Dance, Drill Team, Football, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,|
Drill Team, Football,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||10 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Club or Organization:|
Arts & Crafts Classes, Chess Classes & Tournaments, Computer Programming, Elective Classes: Lego & KNex Engineering, Robotics
Arts and Music Programs:
All School Choir, Beginning Band, Drama, Hand Bell Choir
Recreational Athletic Programs:
Kare Youth League After-School Sports
Profile last updated:
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Arcadia Grades: NS-8 | 173 students
1900 S Santa Anita Ave
Arcadia, CA 91006
(626)574-8229 2 NS-8
- Arcadia Grades: PK-8 | 321 students
360 Campus Dr
Arcadia, CA 91007
(626)447-6312 3 PK-8
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