- There are 26 college-prep and junior boarding schools located throughout California.
With a student-to-faculty ratio of 10:1, students can receive personal attention and specialized instruction.
Webb offers introductory and advanced level courses in art, music and theater. Our campus is home to two performing arts spaces including the Copeland-Donahue Theater and Susan A. Nelson Performing Arts Center.
The Visual Arts at Idyllwild Arts Academy encompasses many things. Our students ground their work in Drawing and Painting, but also explore Sculpture, Ceramics, Printmaking, Graphic Design and Photography.
Leadership and character education make military schools unique. Our students learn important skills like teamwork, communication, and self-confidence that prepare them for leadership roles throughout the rest of their lives. Many of our students have gone on to become leaders in business, government, medicine, law, and the military, thanks to the lessons learned here.
Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday before lunch, the community gathers outdoors for Assembly, a time reserved for announcements, presentations, and acknowledgements. The spontaneous spirit of Assembly usually becomes fodder for discussion later in the day.
In this supportive environment steeped in Catholic values, students are comfortable taking risks, trying something new and learning more about the individual throughout their Villanova experience.
The Fine Arts department offers dance, music, drama, painting, ceramics, graphic design, and more. There are no limits to self-expression and developing your creative talents.
Los Angeles is one of the world's largest business and cultural centers. At AUP, students are challenged to connect with the environment and reflect on where they fit into the socio-cultural landscape.
Students reside in adult-supervised dormitories with up to 3 other roommates. Rooms come furnished with beds, dressers/clothing storage, desks & chairs, in-room dormitory refrigerators, and individual combination hotel safes for students to store their valuables.
California Boarding Schools
- School Location Grades Students
345 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Grades: 9-12 | 50 students
P.O. Box 98, 2555 W. Highway 154
Los Olivos, CA 93441
Grades: 8-12 | 6-12 (day) | 245 students
1539 E. Howard St.
Pasadena, CA 91104
Grades: 9-12 | 110 students
440 St. Katherine Dr.
La Canada Flintridge, CA 91011
Grades: 9-12 | 385 students
4026 Maher St.
Napa, CA 94558
Grades: 9-12 | 630 students
215 N. Harbor Blvd.
Anaheim, CA 92805
Grades: 4-8 | K-8 (day) | 150 students
1500 Butterfield Road
San Anselmo, CA 94960
Grades: 9-12 | K-12 (day) | 183 students
2800 Monterey Road
San Marino, CA 91108
Grades: 6-12, PG | 144 students
235 Squaw Valley Road | P.O. Box 2667
Olympic Valley, CA 96146
Grades: 9-12, PG | 100 students
1 West Campbell Avenue, B-20
Campbell, CA 95008
Grades: 9-12 | 26 students
12096 N. Ventura Ave
Ojai, CA 93023
Grades: 9-12 | 250 students
June 19, 2017
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June 03, 2017
Do you like large schools or small schools? Are you most comfortable in a city, small town or countryside? Are you interested in attending a school that has a religious or military orientation? Would you like to attend a school that is only for boys or girls? These are some questions you must ask yourself before you begin your search for the right U.S. boarding school for you.