Established in 1949, Westland School offers K-6 elementary education based on progressive educational principles as seen through a modern lens.
We teach an experiential-based curriculum that emphasizes collaborative problem solving and active community participation.
Our approach fosters intellectual curiosity, imagination, research and communication - skills that will alow children to thrive in the 21st century.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 118 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $31,160
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 7
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
School History

School Overview

Student Body

Total Students
118 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 49%
Students by Grade
Westland School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
22 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Dec. 7
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
33%
Admissions Director
Marcia Capparela

School Notes

  • Westland school encourages a true sense of community. Every child has a commitment to his or her class. Each class has a responsibility to the school, and the school has an important connection to the world. As a natural extension, each child is expected to develop a larger sense of responsibility to the community. There are many community service projects that the school originates and participates in. Westland's school educational philosophy is reflected in its approach to children; each child has a commitment to the group and each group to the entire school. A child learns responsibility to the school community through participation in age-appropriate school jobs. The group gives the individual a strong sense of identity. Each child gains self-knowledge and grows into an integrated person through the responses and concerns of the group. Each group gains solidarity through the strengths, weaknesses, and potentials of the individuals.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Westland School cost?

Westland School's tuition is approximately $31,160 for private students.

What is Westland School's ranking?

Westland School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for: Oldest founding date.

When is the application deadline for Westland School?

The application deadline for Westland School is Dec. 7.

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 118 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $31,160
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 7
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Los Angeles, CA is $16,942 for elementary schools and $23,167 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Los Angeles, CA is 78% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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