The Waverly School

  • Based on the findings of Jena Piaget and the teachings of John Dewey, Waverly's educational progressive and developmental philosophy asserts that students learn best when they are actively involved in their education.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1993

Student Body

Total Students359 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade The Waverly School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses15 courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 1
Tuition NotesPlease visit the school's web site at www.thewaverlyschool.org for updated tuition information.
% on Financial Aid
15%
Admissions DirectorJennifer Dakan
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pasadena
    Grades: K-12 | 858 students
    1.3 miles
    1030 E California Blvd
    Pasadena, CA 91106
    (626) 396-6300
    1.3 K-12
    858
  • Pasadena
    Grades: K-12 | 378 students
    0.8 miles
    K-8: 535 S. Pasadena Ave/High School: 301 N. Orange Grove Boulevard
    Pasadena, CA 91105
    (626) 795-4351
    0.8 K-12
    378
  • Pasadena
    Grades: 9-12 | 602 students
    5 miles
    3880 E Sierra Madre Blvd
    Pasadena, CA 91107
    (626) 696-4300
    5 9-12
    602
  • Arcadia
    Grades: 6-12 | 166 students
    7.9 miles
    5150 Farna Ave
    Arcadia, CA 91006
    (626) 444-9531
    7.9 6-12
    166
  • Pasadena
    Grades: K-8
    1.6 miles
    1005 Armada Drive
    Pasadena, CA 91103
    (626) 795-9314
    1.6 K-8
    n/a

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The average private school tuition in Pasadena, CA is $13,603 for elementary schools and $29,894 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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