The Learning Castle & La Canada Preparatory

  • The Learning Castle and La Canada Preparatory offer an excellent, accelerated Kindergarten through eighth-grade education in the Los Angeles, CA area.
  • Students are on individual education programs and have personal, class, and grade objectives.
  • TLC/LCP can accommodate students with certain special needs, but the program is specially designed to assist students at and above their grade levels to learn at an accelerated pace.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1992

Student Body

Total Students388 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
45%
State avg.: 43%
Students by GradeThe Learning Castle & La Canada Preparatory Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size20 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$10,500
Tuition NotesDiscounts available for payment in full and siblings.
Admissions DirectorAnna Wilczek

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Tennis, VolleyballBasketballFlag Football,
SoccerTennis,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Computer Club, Debate Club, Student Government

Arts and Music Programs:
Performing Arts

School Notes

  • The Learning Castle offers an excellent, accelerated Kindergarten through third-grade education in the Los Angeles, CA area. Students are on individual education programs and have personal, class, and grade objectives. TLC can accommodate students with certain special needs, but the program is specially designed to assist students at and above their grade levels to learn at an accelerated pace. La Caada Preparatory continues the philosophy of TLC as they prepare students for the transition to the college preparatory environment. Graduates of LCP matriculate to the top prep schools in the area. For a list of schools attended by LCP alumni, visit the TLC/LCP website.
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