Valley International Academy

1 West Campbell Avenue, B-20
Campbell, CA 95008
Tel: 408-866-9988
  • 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 
2017 School Data
Valley InternationalBoarding School Avg.
School FocusCollege PrepCollege Preparatory
Grades Offered9-129-12
School TypeCo-edCo-ed
Religious AffiliationNon-denominationalNon-denominational
Year Founded20091910
Campus Size10 acres105 acres

Student Body

Enrollment26 students300 students
% Students of Color
90%
20%
% International Students
90%
20%
% Students Boarding
90%
66%
Average SAT Score1850* National Avg. »View
SAT range (25th-75th percentile)1700 - 2100-
Offers Post-Grad YearNoNo

Academics and Faculty

Saturday ClassesNoNo
Classroom Dress CodeCasualCasual
Average Class Size5 students12
*National School Avg. » 20
Teacher : Student Ratio1:51:7
# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered1916
ESL Courses OfferedYesYes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
90%
70%
Summer Program OfferedNoYes

Finances

Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$19,000
(International: $22000)
$52,760
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$20,000$28,270
Tuition international students$22,000$47,000
Merit Scholarships OfferedYesNo

Admission

Application DeadlineNone / RollingJan. 15
SSAT RequiredNoYes
Acceptance Rate
90%
57%
Director of AdmissionsFay Huang

AP / Advanced Courses

# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered1916
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 Organizations223
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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