The Buckley School

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At Buckley, our rigorous and engaging learning environment empowers both challenging academics and joy in learning.
Every day our inspired faculty encourages students to push themselves to new heights of learning and new depths of self-knowledge.
We do this because authentic, passionate learners find happiness and success in school, stand out to and are valued by colleges, and develop the tools to lead full and meaningful lives.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Year Founded1933
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students821 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade The Buckley School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers92 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
61%
Average Class Size14 students
Number of AP Courses19 courses
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Polo shirt and slacks/skirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineDec. 15 / Jan. 10
Yearly Tuition Cost$36,003
Tuition Notes$31,365 for Lower School Students K-5
% on Financial Aid
14%
Average Financial Aid Grant$25,000
Admissions DirectorStephen D. Milich
Admissions AssociateKatie Patterson

Sports

Total Sports Offered12 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Equestrian, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceEquestrian,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Associated Student Body, Fall Musical, French Club, International Thespian Society, Junior Statesmen of America, Junior Varsity Club, Model UN, National Honor Society, Runners Club, Spanish Club, Spring Drama, Student Voice - School Newspaper, Varsity Club, Yearbook
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The average private school tuition in California is $11,734 for elementary schools and $20,099 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in California is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).