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GHS Academy- Golden Hills School

GHS Academy- Golden Hills School is a coeducational private traditional school for students in grades Pre-K through 8.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Rural

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Overview

Overview

GHS Academy- Golden Hills School says

Golden Hills School Mission Statement “Golden Hills School is a close, diverse community dedicated to inspiring a love of learning and empowering each child to achieve his or her personal best. We provide an enriched educational environment that fosters a culture of integrity, respect and service to others. With high standards in academics and character development, we prepare students to be confident and successful global citizens.” Welcome to Golden Hills School (GHS).We are a special place that inspires and empowers every child to achieve his or her personal best.Founded in1992 as a one-room school house, GHS has grown into a Jr. Kindergarten through 8th grade school, accredited by both the California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS) and by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). GHS is also a proud member of the National Association of Independent Schools (nullIS).Our students, teachers, and parents form a close, educational community who work as partners to develop each child’s full potential.GHS is consistently voted the Best Private School in our area and we are especially known for:Our small class sizes with experienced, caring and credentialed faculty that get to know every child in school and offer a personalized education that inspires each child’s full potentialOur integrated, values-based character and leadership development programs that address the “whole child” and build confident and thoughtful graduates and citizensComplete Athletics program, Daily P.E., weekly Art, Music and Computer Science classes, and a comprehensive Spanish program from K to 8th gradeSecure and well-equipped facilities including a technology lab, art and music studios, gymnasium, athletic field, a Learning Garden, and two playgroundsA welcoming and diverse community with active parent participation that supports strong “educational partnerships” for student educationA complete education from GHS develops students of character and integrity who are confident and academically well-prepared for the most challenging high school programs and for successful lives in the world.

Finance

Finance

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (916) 933-0100
Email
  jgaines@goldenhillsschool.net

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 205
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 20
Kindergarten 21
1 20
2 20
3 17
4 20
5 23
6 21
7 23
8 20

GHS Academy- Golden Hills School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing GHS Academy- Golden Hills School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 13 : 1
Gender 45% Male / 55% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 82%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2%
Hispanic/Latino 3%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 2%

Extracurriculars

  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Flag Football
  • Golf
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Flag Football
  • Golf
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Associations & Memberships

State or regional independent school association

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