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The Athenian School
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  • Private, Boarding
  • DANVILLE, 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 B

About

Applying

Application Deadline
February 15
Application Fee
$150
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
TOEFL

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$51,210
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Boarding (Tuition + Boarding)
$80,260
Received Financial Aid
26%
Average Financial Aid
$34,410
From The Athenian School

The Athenian School believes that the best way to master academic subjects is to experience their application first hand. In our rigorous academic program, talented students from San Francisco's East Bay and around the world immerse themselves deeply in course work, inspiring each other to think critically, problem solve, and collaborate as global citizens. 75 acres, 530 students, classes of 15. Wilderness, robotics, service, international, arts, athletics.

Athenian graduates thrive at the nation's best colleges and are poised for a life of intellectual adventure and meaningful contribution.

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The Athenian School Rankings

Niche ranks nearly 100,000 schools and districts based on statistics and millions of opinions from students and parents.

Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1380
162 responses
Average ACT
32
75 responses

Culture & Safety

Poll
89%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 9 responses
Poll
78%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 9 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 35 responses
  • The Athenian Wilderness Experience
    26%
  • Senior Ball
    14%
  • Homecoming
    11%
  • Focus Fridays
    9%
  • Spirit Week
    9%
  • The Holi Festival
    9%
  • Winter Musical
    9%

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Boarding

Students Boarding
11%
Boarding Days Per Week
5-day, 7-day
Top Countries
China, Japan, South Korea, Ukraine, Viet Nam
International Boarding Students
10%

Students

Diversity
grade A+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
536
90%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 10 responses
90%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 10 responses
70%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 10 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
8:1
National
17:1
Poll
93%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 14 responses
Poll
79%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 14 responses
Poll
93%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 14 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
Very High
100%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 8 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 8 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 8 responses

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