Carlthorp School

A nurturing community encouraging excellence, gratitude, rigor and respect. 20-Sep-2020

Our Mission

Carlthorp School provides a strong academic foundation in a diverse and nurturing school community that emphasizes respectful values, responsible work habits, and excellence in order to prepare our students to achieve their highest potential in education and life.

About Carlthorp School

At the heart of Carlthorp School’s culture is our Code of Conduct, which emphasizes kindness and respect for others and oneself.

Our differentiated learning model allows students to work in small groups, ensuring that each student is seen, supported and challenged. We provide engaging, rigorous, experiential instruction in a nurturing environment that promotes critical and flexible thinking. In addition, speciality subjects such as Spanish, Music, Art, Science/Innovation, P.E., and Service Learning are fully integrated into all grade levels.

Fast Facts

280 students from 20 zip codes
Student/Faculty ratio 6:1
Every grade has two homeroom classes of 20 students, each with two fully credentialed teachers.
53% students of color

Application Process

Typically, Carlthorp School offers campus tours and interviews for prospective parents on Tuesday and Thursday mornings. During the period of COVID-19, parent interviews will be held virtually on a more flexible schedule. Our process is highly personal, and families are invited to engage with us individually. We do not offer group tours or open houses.

Please visit our website for the most up-to-date information about our process.

Grade Levels:
K - 6th
Founded:
1939
Student Population:
Coed