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At-A-Glance

At-A-Glance

Enrollment:
Grades K - 8
350 Students
Approximately 20 students per class
Two classes per grade level

Academics:
Carden phonics in grade K
Phonics based reading and language arts
Math, science, social studies
Writers Workshop
World Languages
K - 3 - Spanish
4 - 8 - French or Spanish
Technology - Coding, STEAM, Robotics
Art and choral music
Instrumental music in grades 4 - 7 
Physical education every day
Morning Meetings
Thoughtful Living/Sustainability

After School Enrichment:
Bricks 4 Kids 
Chess Club
Dance
Mad Science
Mathnasium
Robotics
STEAM
Cub Scouts and Girl Scouts
Four week Summer Session - beginning mid June

Accreditations and Memberships:
Accredited by CAIS and WASC
Member of NAIS and ERB

Faculty and Staff:
28 teachers
2 associate teachers
1 librarian
1 school counselor
1 learning resource specialist 
7 aides and student supervisors
Average longevity - 10 years
Master's degrees - 16

School Hours:
Kindergarten: 8:30 AM to 2:15 PM 
Grades 1 to 6: 8:30 AM to 3:10 PM
Grades 7 to 8: 8:10 AM to 3:10 PM
Before school care: 7:00 to 7:45 AM
After school care: Dismissal to 6:00 PM

Sports:
After school sports for grades 6 through 8
Independent Middle School League
7 major sports
5 minor sports

Financial Facts 2017-2018:
Application fee - $100
New family fee - $500
Tuition K - 6 - $15,000
Tuition 7 - 8 - $17,000

Location and Facilities:
6+ acres near Eaton Canyon Nature Area.
18,000 sq. ft. with library, art/music room, science room, and technology center.
Grass field with baseball diamond and stadium seating.
Amphitheatre, rooftop playground, sports court, climbing wall, primary playground with shade structure.
Instrumental music room.

Technology:
Smart Boards in every classroom.
24 state of the art Macs and video recording equipment.
New iPad technology program for students and faculty.
1:1 laptop program in 4th-8th grades and a 2:1 iPad program in kindergarten-3rd grade

High School Acceptances:
Campbell Hall
Early Entrance Program - CSULA
Flintridge Preparatory School
Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy
Harvard-Westlake School
Immaculate Heart High School
La Salle High School
LA County High School for the Arts
Loyola High School
Maranatha High School
Mayfield Senior School
Polytechnic School
Providence High School
St. Francis High School
The Webb School
Westridge School 

Over the past ten years, High Point Academy Alums have attended the following colleges and universities:
American University | Azusa Pacific University | Baylor University | Boston College | Cal Poly Pomona | Cal Poly San Luis Obispo | California Institute of the Arts | California Lutheran University | California Maritime Academy | Caltech | Carnegie Mellon | Citrus College | Claremont McKenna | Columbia University | CSUF | CSULA | CSULB | CSUSJ | Davidson | DePaul University | Emerson College | Fashion Institute of Design and Marketing | Fordham University | Fresno State | George Washington University | Gonzaga University | Harvard University | Hillsdale College | Illinois Institute of Technology | Johns Hopkins University | Lafayette | Lake Forest College | Lewis and Clark College | Marquette University | Massachusetts Institute of Technology | Miami University of Ohio | Mt. Sierra College | New York University | Notre Dame | Occidental College | Pepperdine University | Pitzer College | Pomona College | Salve Regina University | San Francisco State University | Santa Clara University | San Diego State University | Smith College | Southern Methodist University | Stanford University | Tufts | Tulane | UC Santa Barbara | UC Berkeley | UC Davis | UC Irvine | UC Los Angeles | UC Riverside | UC Santa Cruz | UC San Diego | United States Naval Academy | University of Arizona | University of Chicago | University of Colorado at Boulder | University of Dayton | University of Denver | University of Illinois | University of LaVerne | University of New Hampshire | University of Oregon | University of Pennsylvania | University of Redlands | University of San Diego | University of San Francisco | University of the Pacific | University of Washington | USC | Villanova | Virginia Tech | Washington University, St. Louis | Wheaton College | Whittier College | Whitworth College

Parent Involvement Opportunities:
PAX - all parents are members of the Parent Auxiliary
Art Room Volunteers
Library Volunteers
Community Service 
Hospitality Committee
Sports Boosters
Room Parents
Grade Level Parent Parties
Family Dinner Night
Grandparent's Day
Hot Lunch Program
Fall Parent Coffee
Spring Parent Luncheon
Teacher Appreciation Luncheon
Kindergarten Screening Hosts
Fundraising