Valley International Academy

1 West Campbell Avenue, B-20
Campbell, CA 95008
Tel: 408-866-9988
Gr: (Boarding) 9-12 | 26 students
  • An independent college prep high school bringing together local and international students in collaborative work with an entrepreneurial spirit.
  • With class sizes under 10, students receive highly individualized instruction and college counseling.

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Definition of Terms 
2016 School Data
Valley International Boarding School Avg.
School Focus College Prep College Preparatory
Grades Offered 9-12 11-12
School Type Co-ed Co-ed
Religious Affiliation Non-denominational Non-denominational
Year Founded 2009 1910
Campus Size 10 acres 120 acres

Student Body

Enrollment 26 students 298 students
% Students of Color
90%
20%
% International Students
90%
20%
% Students Boarding
90%
70%
Average SAT Score 1850 * National Avg. »View
SAT range (25th-75th percentile) 1700 - 2100 -
Offers Post-Grad Year No No

Academics and Faculty

Saturday Classes No No
Classroom Dress Code Casual Casual
Average Class Size 5 students 12
*National School Avg. » 20
Teacher : Student Ratio 1:5 1:7
# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered 19 16
ESL Courses Offered Yes Yes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
90%
70%
Summer Program Offered No Yes

Finances

Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$19,000
(International: $22000)
$51,250
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$20,000 $27,800
Tuition international students $22,000 $47,400
Merit Scholarships Offered Yes No

Admission

Application Deadline None / Rolling Jan. 15
SSAT Required No Yes
Acceptance Rate
90%
56%
Director of AdmissionsFay Huang

AP / Advanced Courses

# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered 19 16
CoursesAP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science A, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP European History, AP Government and Politics Comparative , AP Government and Politics United States, AP Human Geography, AP Macroeconomics, AP Microeconomics, AP Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism, AP Physics C: Mechanics, AP Psychology, AP Studio Art Drawing, AP United States History , AP World History

Extracurriculars

Total Extracurricular Organizations 2 23
ExtracurricularsCalifornia Scholarship Federation, National Honor Society

School Notes

  • Valley International Academy seeks to develop students who will exemplify academic excellence, social responsibility, and global citizenship in a supportive, exciting, and international environment that inspires critical thinking with an entrepreneurial spirit.
  • Individualized college counseling 
  • Intellectually rigorous courses
  • Courses meet A-G requirements
  • AP courses 
  • May issue I-20 for international students 
  • Small class sizes
  • WASC Accredited
  • Friendly, inclusive community
  • School accreditations: WASC Candidacy
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