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  • Westmark is a creative and supportive college preparatory school dedicated to educating, empowering and celebrating students with distinct learning styles, providing the tools necessary to achieve successful and fulfilling futures. .

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School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 2-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDiagnosed learning differences (e.g. dyslexia, dysgraphia, dyscalcia, ADD, ADHD)
Year Founded1982
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$4,890
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students238 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 44%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size12 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform: Khaki or navy pants/shorts/skirts and a white or navy collared shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$47,304
Tuition NotesTuition Assistance available
% on Financial Aid
25%
Admissions DirectorCindy Goodman

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Golf, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballGolf,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
After School Enrichment Programs, Clubs

Arts and Music Programs:
Performing Arts

School Notes

  • Westmark School provides a challenging, comprehensive educational experience for high potential students with learning differences; uses state-of-the-art technology and innovative teaching strategies in an environment where individual learning styles are celebrated; and supports students in identifying the fundamental academic and social skills necessary for post-secondary success.

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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Great school, involved passionate teachers, constantly upgrading g the facilities. It's a nurturing environment.
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Westmark has been a huge blessing for my child! Instruction is geared toward my child's learning style, the community is nurturing, the facilities top-notch, and the program is comprehensive....visual and performing arts, competitive athletics, clubs, a news network, assistive technology, and more!!
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