About

Woodcrest School is a WASC Accredited, coeducational private school for children in kindergarten through eighth grade located on a secure 2.5 acre campus in the West San Fernando Valley. Founded in 1969, Woodcrest School has enriched the lives of children for more than forty five years by working with students to develop a strong academic foundation, mindfulness, high emotional intelligence, superior reading skills, leadership and community awareness, and highly proficient users of technology.

Woodcrest elementary and middle school students are well prepared for life long learning.  Students explore subject matter using STEAM based techniques, develop and utilize technology to demonstrate progress, learn to problem solve and communicate with peers, and continue to score among the top 10% in the nation in standardized tests.  Alumni go on to schools of their choice and are well prepared for 21 century jobs.

Mission

At Woodcrest School, students receive a superior academic foundation, with enrichment in leadership and communication skills, strength of character and social responsibility. Our community of teachers, administrators, and parents work as one to nurture successful and motivated students with the skills needed to reach their highest potential.

Values

  • A Superior Academic Environment, Bolstered by Technology and STEAM
  • Small Class Size
  • Student Leadership and Responsibility
  • Dedicated, inspirational Teachers
  • An Diverse and Engaged Community of Teachers, Staff and Parents
  • A Place Where Learning Is Fun and Children Love Learning
Hours
School hours: 8:15 a.m. – 3:10 p.m.
Office hours: 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Extended Care
The campus is open from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. For an additional fee, children will experience free play, 30-minute study hall, and organized games under the watchful eye of Woodcrest’s school counselors.
After School Enrichment
Enrichment programs are available for an additional fee. These programs include: arts & crafts, cooking, chorus, painting, computer arcade, tennis, karate, athletics, readers, theater, and more.
Accreditation
Woodcrest School is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. Our teachers are also licensed and accredited.
State of the Art
Our campus provides classrooms with WIFI and Smartboards for learning along with a computer lab, multimedia library, science lab, art studio, and dance studio.
Free Transportation
Free bus transportation from Sherman Oaks. Bus leaves promptly at 7:45am each day.

Schedules

School Calendar

Lunch Menu

Next Open House

Admission Process

Step 1
Visit our school to meet with our Admissions Director.
Step 2
Pay an assessment/application fee and submit application for K-8.
Step 3
Take a readiness assessment test with the Admissions Director.
Step 4
Fill out and submit to your school a release form for transcripts, a teacher and administrator recommendation, and a copy of your child’s birth certificate/passport.
Step 5
Once accepted, fill out and submit contract with fees.