Pearl Preparatory School

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Pearl Preparatory School Photo #1 - Pearl Prep uses a hands-on approach to education. All students go on monthly field trips in coordination with the classroom curriculum.
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Pearl Preparatory School Photo #1 - 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 #2 - Pearl is a Christian school with an emphasis on character training. Respect, honesty and responsibility are among the traits emphasized. Older children are encouraged to be good examples to our younger students through the reading buddy program.
Pearl Preparatory School Photo #3 - 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 #4 - 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 #5 - 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 #6 - 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 #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 - 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 Photo #9 - 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 #10 - Pearl has a strong academic curriculum to prepare our students for college prep education. Students also compete academically in math and spelling competitions.
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.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 169 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,895
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Year Founded
1995

Student Body

Total Students
169 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
54%
State avg.: 51%
Students by Grade
Pearl Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
20 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Collared shirts

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Financial Aid is available
Admissions Director
Colleen Drain

Sports

Total Sports Offered
9 sports

Extracurriculars

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
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Pearl Preparatory School cost?
Pearl Preparatory School's tuition is approximately $9,895 for private students.
What sports does Pearl Preparatory School offer?
Pearl Preparatory School offers 9 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Dance, Drill Team, Football, Soccer, Softball and Volleyball.
When is the application deadline for Pearl Preparatory School?
The application deadline for Pearl Preparatory School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Calendar

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Event
Date
First Day of KYL
August 19, 2024 (Monday)
Last Day of School - Rio/Pearl
May 29, 2025 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 169 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,895
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Arcadia, CA is $17,613 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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