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The Saklan School mission is to challenge students to think creatively, act compassionately, and live courageously.
Saklan provides a creative and meaningful academic environment for bright students, PreK thru 8th grade.
We offer small class sizes (16 students per class) and an enriched integrated curriculum.
Every grade level benefits from weekly instruction in Spanish, Music, Art, Science, Technology, and Library time.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 158 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $27,000
  • Acceptance rate: 70%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 28 / rolling

Top Rankings

The Saklan School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

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School History

School Overview

Student Body

Total Students
158 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
34%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
The Saklan School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
33%
Average Class Size
12 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(polo shirt, khaki or blue pants/shorts/skort)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 28 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition varies grade to grade. Full time PreK is $16,000 and Middle School is $30,900. Financial Assistance Available
% on Financial Aid
20%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$7,500
Acceptance Rate
70%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Melissa Zippin

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

School Notes

  • Saklan schedules personal tours at your convenience. Please contact the Admissions Office to schedule a tour, 925-376-7900 x16 or admissions@saklan.org.
Profile last updated: 07/21/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 158 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $27,000
  • Acceptance rate: 70%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 28 / rolling

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The average private school tuition in Contra Costa County, CA is $14,442 for elementary schools and $20,824 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Contra Costa County, CA is 82% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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