The Wesley School

The Wesley School Photo #1 - Kindergarten field trip
The Wesley School Photo #1 - Kindergarten field trip
  • The Wesley School develops citizens and students by including community service and character development with its strong academic program.
  • The enriched curriculum provides opportunities in the visual and performing arts, technology, athletics, and foreign language.
  • Wesley is known for its small, inviting and friendly atmosphere that embraces family involvement.
  • Students are well prepared for the area's best high schools.

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The Wesley School places among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
Educational Records Bureau
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded1999
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students306 students
Student Body Typen/a
Students by GradeThe Wesley School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size17 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(uniform of navy or khaki pants for boys and girls, plaid or khaki skirts for girls, polo shirt, sweatshirt,)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 20 / Apr. 30 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$24,440
Tuition NotesTuition in the middle school averages about $3000 more to cover the cost of multi-day retreats, textbooks, and a greater selection of electives.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$11,900
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorVerena Denove
Admissions AssociateLindsey Drasin


Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Golf, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballGolf,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
and digital music grade 4-6, as well as choral music grades K-8, Visual and performing arts

School Notes

  • The Wesley School is an amazing place for children to learn and grow. The academic program is engaging and enriching and keeps learning interesting and enjoyable. The unparalleled sense of community that you feel when you visit campus is a result of committed faculty and parents working together to create a welcoming environment. We invite you to join us for an upcoming open house!
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sherman Oaks
    Grades: K-12 | 830 students
    3.9 miles
    3900 Stansbury Avenue
    Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
    3.9 K-12
  • North Hollywood
    Grades: K-12 | 762 students
    0.6 miles
    11230 Moorpark Street/11600 Magnolia Blvd
    North Hollywood, CA 91602
    0.6 K-12
  • Studio City
    Grades: K-12 | 1106 students
    1.2 miles
    4533 Laurel Canyon Blvd
    Studio City, CA 91607
    1.2 K-12
  • Van Nuys
    Grades: PK-8 | 274 students
    6.2 miles
    15700 Sherman Way
    Van Nuys, CA 91406
    6.2 PK-8
  • Los Angeles
    Grades: PK-8 | 281 students
    6.3 miles
    16000 Mulholland Drive
    Los Angeles, CA 90049
    6.3 PK-8

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