The Carey School

Tel: (650)345-8205
  • The Carey School, founded in 1928, is an accredited, independent co-educational private day school located in San Mateo, CA.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Year Founded1928

Student Body

Total Students220 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
42%
State avg.: 43%
Students by GradeThe Carey School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size18 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorLisa Fowler
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Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in San Mateo County, CA is $15,142 for elementary schools and $29,282 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in San Mateo County, CA is 67% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).