- Wherry Academy is an independent private school for all grades. The program is traditional and college preparatory.
- We offer honors and remedial levels in all subjects.
- Small class size and individualized instruction make this school unique.
- 93% of our high school graduates continue on to college.
- Students have entered the best colleges and universities throughout the United States and the world.
- Every effort is made to meet each individual's needs. Call to discuss. (650) 367-6791.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Offers Post-Graduate Year||Yes|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Total Students||39 students|
|Student Body Type||n/a|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 44%
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||4 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||10 students|
|Number of AP Courses||5 courses|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Advanced Courses||Calculus, Chemistry, English, Physics, U. S. History|
|Average SAT score||900|
|Average ACT score||22|
|Average Percentile SSAT||80%|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$12,000|
|Tuition Notes||We want private school to be affordable. Scholarships available. We make every effort to work within the family's budget through scholarships, financial aide, a sliding scale and family rates.|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$4,500|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Janet Wherry|
|Admissions Associate||Jan Taylor|
|Total Sports Offered||7 sports|
|Sports||Badminton, Basketball, Figure Skating, Ice Hockey, Indoor Soccer, Tennis, VolleyballBadminton, Basketball,|
Figure Skating, Ice Hockey,
Indoor Soccer, Tennis,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||1 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||music and martial arts|
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- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Redwood City Grades: 2-8 | 13 students
151 Buckingham Ave
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650)365-7829 0.6 2-8
- Redwood City Grades: K-12 | 119 students
435 5th Avenue
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650)364-1606 0 K-12
- Aptos Grades: PK-9 | 283 students
6230 Soquel Dr
Aptos, CA 95003
(831)476-1646 36.6 PK-9
- Atherton Grades: 6-12 | 795 students
50 Valparaiso Ave
Atherton, CA 94027
(650)330-2000 1.5 6-12
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