Santa Cruz Childrens School

Santa Cruz Children's School offers kindergarten through sixth grade.
We also have an after school program.  Our classes are small and have better than a 12-1 student-to-teacher ratio.
We have a safe, supportive, stimulating, and interactive atmosphere where students can reach their highest potential.
The Santa Cruz Children's School was created to provide a quality elementary school program.
The school is dedicated to providing educational and supportive services enabling children to have a safe, successful childhood. Our overall goal is to give our children the skills necessary to become productive contributing members of our society.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Students: 46 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,750
  • Acceptance rate: 75%
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Santa Cruz Childrens School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Year Founded
1993

Student Body

Total Students
46 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
Santa Cruz Childrens School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
$75 application fee and $250 new student enrollment fee.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$3,000
Acceptance Rate
75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Deric McLean
Admissions Associate
Joanna McLean

School Notes

  • The Santa Cruz Children's School offers kindergarten through sixth grade. We also have an after school program. Our classes are small and have a 12-1 student-to-teacher ratio. We have a safe, supportive, stimulating, and interactive atmosphere where students can reach their highest potential. The Santa Cruz Children's School was created to provide a quality elementary school program. The school is dedicated to providing educational and supportive services enabling children to have a safe, successful childhood. Our overall goal is to give our children the skills necessary to become productive contributing members of our society.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Students: 46 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,750
  • Acceptance rate: 75%
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Santa Cruz, CA is $12,220 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).

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