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Sierra Canyon School
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  • Private, Boarding
  • CHATSWORTH, CA

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade A+
  3. Teachers
    grade A+
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A+
  6. Sports
    grade A+

About

Applying

Application Deadline
December 15
Application Fee
$150
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
ISEE, SSAT

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$39,200
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
38%
Average Financial Aid
$15,500
From Sierra Canyon School

Sierra Canyon School is a Pre-Kindergarten through grade 12 experience that equips students to rethink the familiar and embrace the unknown. It is a place where ingenious teachers, intrepid students, and forward-thinking leaders work together to shape an education on the adventurous edge. Teachers create hands-on learning experiences in the classroom, on the stage, on the playing field and court, and on life-changing journeys. Graduates are primed to excel at the finest colleges and universities, forge purposeful careers, and employ their unshakable optimism to improve the wider world.

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1330
111 responses
Average ACT
30
68 responses

Speech and Debate at Sierra Canyon School

Beyond success at national and international tournaments, Sierra Canyon Speech and Debate students credit their experience to increased academic success, greater participation in public advocacy, leadership positions in extracurricular activities, and strong interpersonal communication skills.

Culture & Safety

Poll
76%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 17 responses
Poll
76%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 17 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 48 responses
  • Athletic events, holiday parties, Gala,
    21%
  • Graduation
    19%
  • Homecoming, Bollywood, Grandparent Day, Peak Week
    17%
  • Candlelighting, solar car races, the Fair,
    15%
  • Spirit Week
    15%
  • Homecoming
    10%
  • East Coast College tour for athletes
    2%

Students

Diversity
grade A+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,030
71%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 17 responses
59%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 17 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 17 responses

Preschool

Annual Cost
$16,000
Cost is for the most complete schedule offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Starting Age
4 years
Pre-K Student-Teacher Ratio
8:1
Schedule Options
  • Offers Full Week
    Yes
  • Offers Part Week
    No data available  
  • Offers Full Day
    Yes
  • Offers Part Day
    No data available  

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
9:1
National
17:1
Poll
85%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 20 responses
Poll
80%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 20 responses
Poll
85%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 20 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
High
94%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 16 responses
50%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 16 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 16 responses

Living in the Area

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade D
  2. Good for Families
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade D+
Median Household Income
$104,114
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$2,178
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$676,861
National
$217,500

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