The Circle School

The Circle School is a non-profit, independent preschool, elementary, and middle school in a family cooperative environment. Currently we provide programs for children 3 - 14 years of age.
The Circle School provides small classes, individual attention, and a curriculum that emphasizes the arts, music, and knowledge of world cultures.
The Circle School's educational mission is to foster and encourage each child's awareness and respect for her/his own unique self, within a framework of shared community ethics and knowledge, as the foundation for relevant and innovative leadership development.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • School Type: Alternative School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 90 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,500
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded
1965
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Cost Notes
Afternoon and morning sessions available each week from June 3- August 2. Register for as many weeks as you'd like!
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
90 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
38%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
The Circle School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
12 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Clothes that kids can get messy in!)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
$6500 K-8 $7600 PreK

School Notes

  • The Circle School is a non-profit, independent preschool and elementary in a family cooperative environment. Currently we provide programs for children ages 3 to 13. The Circle School provides small classes, individual attention, and a curriculum that emphasizes the arts, music, and knowledge of world cultures. The Circle School's educational mission is to foster and encourage each child's awareness and respect for her/his own unique self, within a framework of shared community ethics and knowledge, as the foundation for relevant and innovative leadership development.

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • School Type: Alternative School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 90 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,500
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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