Woodcrest School

  • Woodcrest School provides WASC Accredited private elementary for grades K-5 and private middle school for grades 6-8.
  • Our multifaceted curriculum is grounded in STEAM and is designed to inspire students to pursue their academic and co-curricular passions in small classroom settings.
  • Our diverse school community is representative of Southern California where our dedicated and talented teachers encourage students to engage in the learning process while they develop into confident communicators, community leaders, and global citizens.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded1969
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students183 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by GradeWoodcrest School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size12 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Polo Shirt with logo)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorDebra Adams
Admissions AssociateLuanne Paglione


Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Soccer, Swimming, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess Club, cooking club, Dance Club, Drama Club, Karate Club, Robotics

School Notes

  • Woodcrest School is a WASC Accredited, coeducational private school for children in kindergarten through eighth grade located on a secure 2.5 acre campus in the San Fernando Valley. Founded in 1969, Woodcrest School has enriched the lives of children for more than forty five years by working with students to develop a strong academic foundation, mindfulness, high emotional intelligence, superior reading skills, leadership and community awareness, and highly proficient users of technology. Woodcrest elementary and middle school students are well prepared for life long learning.  Students explore subject matter using STEAM based techniques, develop and utilize technology to demonstrate progress, learn to problem solve and communicate with peers, and continue to score among the top 10% in the nation in standardized tests.  Alumni go on to schools of their choice and are well prepared for 21 century jobs.

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