- 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||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 43%
|Students by Grade|
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|
- Ask about Sinfong, Taiwan and San Francisco, California campuses.
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- San JoseGrades: 6-12 | 110 students
4340 Almaden Expressway
San Jose, CA 95118
- San MateoGrades: NS-5 | 294 students
1998 Beach Park Blvd.
San Mateo, CA 94404
- Menlo ParkGrades: K-8 | 160 students
50 Terminal Ave
Menlo Park, CA 94025
- Half Moon BayGrades: K-8 | 296 students
901 Arnold Way
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
- South San FranciscoGrades: PK-5 | 116 students
1400 Hillside Blvd
South San Francisco, CA 94080
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