JTD at a Glance

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  • Year Founded

    1929
  • Location

    The John Thomas Dye School is located in Los Angeles, California, on an 11-acre campus in the foothills of the Santa Monica Mountains, overlooking the Pacific Ocean. 
  • Academic Program

    JTD offers students a traditional, yet dynamic academic experience with an integrated curriculum, that incorporates technology and the arts.
  • Character Education

    The hallmark of a John Thomas Dye School education is our community's commitment to character education that stems from our core values, affectionately known as The 5C's: caring, common sense, consideration, cooperation, and courtesy. 
  • Enrollment

    336 Students
  • Tuition

    2018-19: $31,150, one time new student fee $2,000
    $850,000 in Tuition Assistance is awarded annually

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  • Faculty

    Lower School K-3: 30
    Upper School 4-6: 23
    Student Services: 6
  • Kindergarten

    Self-contained classrooms
    2 co-teachers
    3 sections
    14 - 16  students per class
  • Grades 1-4

    Self-contained classrooms
    2 co-teachers
    2 sections at each grade level
    22 - 25 students per section
  • Grades 5 and 6

    Departmentalized classrooms
    2 teachers per subject
    2 teachers per grade level in Language Arts
    2 sections per grade level
    23-25 student per section

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  • Interscholastic Athletics

    Football: coed teams
    Baseball: coed teams
    Basketball: both boys & girls teams
    Soccer: both boys & girls teams
    Track: both boys & girls teams
    Volleyball: girls teams
  • Diversity

    35% students of color
    (based on NAIS categories)

    At JTD, we are committed to building an inclusive community that understands and values the diverse world in which we live. We provide a caring, respectful, and welcoming environment in which to work, play, and learn. We actively seek to attract and retain students, faculty, and staff from a wide range of backgrounds. We continuously strive for growth through professional development and ongoing curriculum review. We promote an appreciation for all people, and we strive to create responsible, global citizens.

The John Thomas Dye School

11414 Chalon Road
Los Angeles, CA 90049
Phone: (310) 476-2811

Located In Los Angeles, CA, John Thomas Dye is an independent school for grades K-6. Students benefit from a challenging academic program, fine arts, competitive athletics, and a wide selection of extracurricular activities.