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The Carey School
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  • Private
  • SAN MATEO, CA

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1 CAREY SCHOOL LN
SAN MATEO, CA 94403
About The Carey School...

Applying

Application Deadline
January 20
Application Fee
$125
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
No data available  

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$34,186
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
13%
Average Financial Aid
No data available  
From The Carey School

At The Carey School, we believe that where you are educated first, matters most. We've been educating elementary students since 1928, and we know how to do it right.

Our unique seven-year learning path blends the best of traditional methods with the most innovative ideas to achieve a just-right, developmentally appropriate balance for all ages and stages. Our students graduate with confidence, well‐prepared for the next school and beyond.

Be sure to explore our website and join us on a school tour. We can't wait to meet you!

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Thinkering Lab (tinkering+thinking) @ Carey

Thinkering lab: a class where students go to dream/build/create/design/take risks. Students learn fundamental making skills: tool safety & proper use, woodworking, 3D sketching, building, coding, soldering, & the design process. Example projects: *design/build/paint compost bins to study decomposition & soil, *build solar cars/solder the wires together to learn about alternative energy sources.

School Details

Grades
PK, K-5
Students
258
Student-Teacher Ratio
8:1
National
17:1
Full-Time Teachers
33
Part-Time Teachers
2

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Students

Students
258
Gender
  • Female
    48%
  • Male
    52%
Student Diversity
  • Asian
    31%
  • Multiracial
    29.1%
  • White
    29.1%
  • Hispanic
    4.3%
  • African American
    3.9%
  • International
    2.7%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%

Preschool

Annual Cost
$28,630
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
6:1
Schedule Options
  • Offers Full Week
    No data available  
  • Offers Part Week
    No data available  
  • Offers Full Day
    Yes
  • Offers Part Day
    No data available  

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Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade D
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade C
Median Household Income
$124,842
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$2,475
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$1,098,400
National
$217,500

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