- 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|
|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
- South San FranciscoGrades: PK-5 | 116 students
1400 Hillside Blvd
South San Francisco, CA 94080
- Redwood CityGrades: 4 | 13 students
151 Buckingham Ave
Redwood City, CA 94063
- San JoseGrades: 9-12 | 1657 students
960 W Hedding St
San Jose, CA 95126
- BelmontGrades: K-5 | 120 students
2820 Ponce Avenue
Belmont, CA 94002
February 21, 2018
Raising children involves constant attention to their development and progress. Identifying learning disabilities must be part of your plan.
February 19, 2018
Think of the school search process as a series of checkpoints, each of which has a due date. We show you when to do the various items in the search process.
February 07, 2018
After conducting a survey of the educational backgrounds of current U.S. senators we were able to draw some interesting conclusions. Keep reading to learn more.