Cate School

Cate School

Carpinteria
, CA
Location
Secondary (Grades 9-12)
Age
College Prep
Focus
Co-Ed
Gender
298
Students
77%
Boarding
Casual
Dress Code From most to least formal:
Uniform, Formal, Casual, Informal.
18
Sports
1910
Year Founded

Description

For over 100 years, Cate has been combining the best of East Coast tradition and West Coast energy and innovation in the service of highly motivated, independent-minded kids. Residential life is structured to develop well-being and leadership through the practice of self-discipline and service. In addition to an inquiry-driven curriculum designed to elicit the greatest possible growth in every student, all students participate in an extracurricular program that includes athletics, drama, music, dance, community service, and an extensive outdoor program. With more than 50 honors and advanced courses, the Cate curriculum can meet the demands of the most ambitious students. A typical applicant to Cate has impeccable character, a history of high academic achievement, and is mature, curious, adventurous, and willing to assume responsibility and independence.

Unique Characteristics

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College Matriculation These are the handful of schools or colleges where students have most frequently matriculated.

  • Stanford
  • NYU
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Bowdoin
  • Columbia
  • Pomona

Academics

Semesters
Schedule
No ESL Programs
Summer Programs
No Saturday Classes

Admissions

SSAT Required
January Application Deadline
Preferred Application Platform
Gateway

Student Body

298
Students
Co-Ed
Gender
Boarding
0%
International
0%
Students
of Color
0%
International Students From The countries with the largest number of students at the school.

Australia, Austria, Canada, China, El Salvador, Ghana, Hong Kong, Jamaica, Japan, Philippines, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Sierra Leone, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand

Location

Address1960 Cate Mesa Road, Carpinteria, CA 93012
Nearby Airports

Santa Barbara Airport

Los Angeles International Airport

Campus Size150 Acres

Contact Information

Charlotte Brownlee
Admissions Director
Benjamin D. Williams IV
Head of School
805-684-4127 ext. 217
Phone