Enrollment

  • 475 students in 2019-20 in grades 6-11

Educators

  • 89 total
  • 85% have earned advanced degrees
  • 59 classroom educators

Families

  • 32% receive tuition assistance
  • 32% are UCLA faculty or staff
  • From over 70 zip codes
  • 150 sending schools
  • 98% participate in the Geffen Academy Fund

Tuition (2019-2020)

  • $31,500; book fee: $500; TOTAL: $32,000
  • Included: All meals, retreats, extra-curricular activities, such as drama productions & athletics

Budget (2018-19)

  • Total operating: $16.8 million

Student Life (2018-2019 Year)

  • 25% participation in Student Council
  • Over 40 are Geffen Academy Bruin Ambassadors
  • Over a dozen clubs and affinity groups from robotics to women’s rights
  • 21 athletic teams in 8 different sports; 77% student athletic participation; 83 play two or more sports
  • First championship won in inaugural year of the school (2017): Middle School Girls Cross Country; second championship won by Middle School Boys Cross Country (2018)

2020-2021 Key Admissions Info

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Geffen Academy at UCLA was partly founded for the recruitment and retention of the University of California, Los Angeles's world-renowned faculty and staff. Geffen Academy is fully accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Schools (ACS), Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).