About

At a Glance

Curtis School is an independent, coeducational day school serving students in Development Kindergarten, Kindergarten, and Elementary grades 1 through 6. The school is situated on a spacious 27-acre campus in the Mulholland corridor of the Santa Monica Mountains.

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  • Enrollment

    486
  • Faculty

    68
  • Founded

    1925
  • Grades

    Lower Elementary:
    Grades DK-2
    Upper Elementary:
    Grades 3-6
  • Student-to-Teacher Ratio

    DK 8:1
    K-2 11:1
    3-6 16:1
  • Tuition 2019-20

    $31,044

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  • Accreditation

    Curtis School is accredited by both the California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS) and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).
  • Facilities

    Curtis has two DK classrooms, three classrooms in each of Grades K-2, and four classrooms in each of Grades 3-5. Grade 6 has six home base/advisory classrooms. In addition to the grade-level classrooms, Curtis has the following specialized facilities:
    • a multi-purpose pavilion
    • an auditorium
    • a Curtis Library
    • a maker space
    • a computer lab classroom and a mobile computer lab
    • three science classrooms
    • a robotics lab
    • two visual arts classrooms
    • three performing arts classrooms
    • three grade-level playgrounds
    • two teaching gardens
    • three covered lunch areas
    • two athletic fields
    • indoor and outdoor basketball and volleyball courts
    • P.E. locker rooms
    • a swimming pool
    • a Parents Association room
  • Interscholastic Athletics

    Curtis is a member of the San Fernando Valley Private School League (SFVPSL). We field about 60 athletic teams in 4th-6th grades in regular season sports and compete against SFVPSL teams at home and away. Please see the Athletics page for more information.

    Fall: Basketball, Flag Football, Swimming
    Winter: Soccer and Basketball
    Spring: Volleyball, Soccer, Baseball, Track & Field