West Valley Middle School

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West Valley Middle School offers a rich educational experience to children emphasizing small class sizes and a hands-on approach to learning. Our school offers a variety of extracurricular activities within our regular program including Spanish, Dance, PE, daily electives, an all-inclusive sports program, and Life-Skill education. Students at West Valley Middle School have access to the latest in technology including Smart Boards, LCD projectors in each class, a laptop for every student, and Document Viewers.
In addition, our school offer extended day programs from 6:30am-6pm and we are open for non-academic days.
All students are warmly accepted and guided along their educational path throughout our program. Bullying and "slipping through the cracks" simply do not happen at our school due to our small, family like atmosphere. Students are held to high standards while enjoying school. As a result, our 8th grade graduates go on to schools such as Archbishop Mitty, St. Francis, Notre Dame, Bellermine, and many others.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 103 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $12,000
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1984
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
103 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 51%
Students by Grade
West Valley Middle School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size
22 students
Number of AP Courses
4 courses
List of Courses Offered
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
no uniform

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Josh Cembellin

Sports

Total Sports Offered
7 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess, Community Service, Girls on Track, Magic the Gathering Club, Science Bowl, Student Council

School Notes

  • School's History
  • 1984In September 1984,West Valley Middle Schoolwelcomed students from fifth to eighth grade. Many of these students have been involved in Action Day Nursery and/or Primary Plus for a number of years. The middle school curriculum focuses on the unique needs of children ten to fourteen years of age. The staff has worked carefully to develop a total program that will encourage maximum growth both emotionally and intellectually.1996Seventh grade was addedto the elementary school curriculum at the Amber Drive location. West Valley Middle School was reopened and includes sixth and seventh grade students.2003West Valley Middle School moved to an expanded facility at the Phelan School site.
  • Mission Statement
  • At West Valley Middle School, we are committed to offering our families a high-quality, competitive education that offers a variety of educational experiences to prepare students for College Preparatory leaning. We are committed to selecting high-quality teachers whose education and teaching pedagogy reflect the Action Day Primary Plus/West Valley Middle School spirit and philosophy. At West Valley Middle School, each student is a valued individual with unique physical, social, emotional and intellectual needs. We are confident that your child`s experience will be one that is both educational and empowering of the whole child. We look forward to sharing our passion for education with your family.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does West Valley Middle School cost?
West Valley Middle School's tuition is approximately $12,000 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of West Valley Middle School?
The acceptance rate of West Valley Middle School is 100%, which is higher than the national average of 84%.
What sports does West Valley Middle School offer?
West Valley Middle School offers 7 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Dance, Flag Football, Football, Soccer and Volleyball.
When is the application deadline for West Valley Middle School?
The application deadline for West Valley Middle School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 103 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $12,000
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in San Jose, CA is $22,795 for elementary schools and $26,110 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in San Jose, CA is 85% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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