Woodcrest School

  • Woodcrest School is an accredited, co-educational private day school for children in Kindergarten through 8th grade. At Woodcrest School, students receive a superior academic foundation enhanced by leadership and communication skills, strength of character and social responsibility. Our community of teachers, administrators and parents work as one to nurture successful and motivated students with the skills needed to compete in today's world. At Woodcrest, you will see: - A superior academic environment, bolstered by technology - Student leadership and responsibility - Dedicated, joyful teachers - An engaged community of teachers, staff and parents - A place where learning is fun and children love learning.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Year Founded1969

Student Body

Total Students211 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 44%
Students by GradeWoodcrest School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size14 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(School Uniform )

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$11,900
Tuition NotesKindergarten - $11,850 Grades 1-5 - $11,900 Middle School - $15,225 Full Year Payment = 5% Discount Semester Payment (2 Equal Payments) = 2% Sibling Discount = 5%
% on Financial Aid
5%
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorDeana Newman
Admissions AssociateDebra Adams

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballFlag Football,
SoccerSwimming,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess, Cooking, Debate, Lego Bricks/Robotics

Arts and Music Programs:
Broadway, Chorus, Dance, Piano Lessons, Video Production

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Karate, Swim

School Notes

  • Woodcrest School is an accredited, co-educational private day school for children in Kindergarten through 8th grade.  At Woodcrest School, students receive a superior academic foundation enhanced by leadership and communication skills, strength of character and social responsibility.  Our community of teachers, administrators and parents work as one to nurture successful and motivated students with the skills needed to compete in today's world. 
  • At Woodcrest, you will see: 
  • - A superior academic environment, bolstered by technology
  • - Student leadership and responsibility- Dedicated, joyful teachers
  • - An engaged community of teachers, staff and parents
  • - A place where learning is fun and children love learning
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Woodcrest Elementary School in Tarzana has been an outstanding experience for my daughter. The best school ever with the most dedicated principal who actually WORKS for your child's best interest. Ms Paglione and all Woodcrest teachers are great educators and individuals. The kids are absolute great learners.Zero tolerance for bullies and a great positive atmosphere for parents, kids, teachers and staff. We love Woodcrest! . would
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The average private school tuition in California is $11,168 for elementary schools and $19,271 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in California is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).