About Elementary and Middle Private School at Woodcrest
Woodcrest School is an elementary and middle private school near Sherman Oaks, CA with an annual enrollment of 240 students. With a staff of 35, we’re able to keep our class sizes small to maintain our nurturing environment, where we foster a love of learning, discovery, community, and building relationships with peers and teachers. We’ve been focused on our mission for more than 50 years and are committed to offering the best private school experience in the Sherman Oaks area. Contact us to learn more about enrollment today.
The Value of a Private School Education
Everyone at Woodcrest, from the Head of School to the classroom teachers, is dedicated to helping students grow as learners and respecting each other and our different backgrounds. Our diversity is one of our greatest strengths, and understanding makes us all better people. Students thrive in an environment where they learn new passions, develop strong friendships, and are exposed to different activities, and that’s precisely what they’ll find every year here.
Private Elementary School Program
Our private school elementary program is for children in kindergarten through fifth grade. It is a traditional curriculum focusing on reading aloud, learning cursive writing, integrating technology into learning, project-based learning, timed math facts, and more. One of our most successful activities is our buddy-up program, where students are paired with a buddy at the start of each school year to help build social and emotional confidence.
Private Middle School
Your child can expect to be exposed to a wide range of standard subjects and specialty classes during their time at Woodcrest middle school. We follow a curriculum that prepares them for success in high school wherever they choose to go, and we’re proud to say many of our graduates have enrolled in some of the area’s most prestigious private high schools. Our specialty classes include STEAM lab, visual arts, physical education, swimming, science, computer lab, dance, and music.
Enrichment Opportunities for Every Student
Student life at Woodcrest private elementary and middle school includes many opportunities for continued learning, community outreach, athletic participation, and discovering new hobbies. We believe in creating opportunities for our students that encourage them to be curious, help others, and take advantage of the support our staff offers. These include:
- Woodcrest Sports – Compete in the intramural VISA league in soccer, basketball, volleyball, cheer, swimming, and more.
- Community Outreach – We partner with charities locally to help raise awareness and money for organizations like the American Red Cross and Toys for Tots.
- After-School Enrichment – Students discover new hobbies, such as robotics, chess, cooking, martial arts, swimming, theatre, and leadership in our student council.
Schedule a Visit to Woodcrest School
If you’re looking for a unique and valuable education at a private elementary and middle school near Sherman Oaks, CA, we invite you to schedule a tour of Woodcrest School. We’ve been preparing children for successful high school careers for more than 50 years and have a history of success in nurturing our students’ love for learning. At less than $16,000 per year, we are one of the most affordable private school options in the area. Contact us to schedule a visit today.