Admission

Tuition & Financial Aid

Affording Sierra Canyon

Sierra Canyon School recognizes the educational value of a school community that includes students from varied economic, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds. Our Financial Aid Program is fairly administered, clearly communicated, and consistently applied in accordance with the principles and practices of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS). It is designed to help support families in grades K-12, who demonstrate financial need. School and Student Service (SSS) for Financial Aid is used in determining a family's level of need. Sierra Canyon School is an equal opportunity environment and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability, national or ethnic origin, or by any other status protected by law.

Confidentiality
All information concerning financial aid submitted to Sierra Canyon School is held in the strictest confidence. Only those individuals involved in the awarding of financial aid are privy to a family's financial information.

Financial Aid Principles

  • Sierra Canyon School considers financial aid as the single most important vehicle to maintain an economically diverse student population.
  • Financial Aid is distributed to qualifying families of students in grades Kindergarten through 12.
  • All families MUST REAPPLY for financial aid each year.
  • Sierra Canyon will give priority to families who have previously received aid prior to making any new commitments.

Tuition & Fees: 2019-20

Financial Aid Team

List of 2 members.

Currently Enrolled Families: Due December 13, 2019

  1. All returning/current families applying for financial aid must submit the Parents' Financial Statement (PFS) online through SSS (School and Student Services for Financial Aid) and submit all required financial aid documents below by December 13, 2019.
  2. Financial Aid awards will be sent in January 2020 with re-enrollment contracts.
 
 

Admission Applicant Families: Due January 17, 2020

  1. Please indicate on your online application to Sierra Canyon that you are applying for financial aid.
  2. All applicant families applying for financial aid must complete the Parents' Financial Statement (PFS) online and submit all required financial aid documents below to SSS (School and Student Services for Financial Aid) by January 17, 2020.
  3. Financial Aid awards will be posted online with admission decisions on contracts of accepted students.

How to Apply for Need-Based Financial Aid

  1. Submit Parents' Financial Statement (PFS) online by clicking here. Sierra Canyon’s code is 4093.
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    Both parents, including those that have never married, are divorced or are separated, must submit all of the required financial aid documents in order for their child to be considered for financial aid.
  2. Click here for the Financial Aid Checklist for step-by-step instructions.
Lower School: 11052 Independence Avenue
Middle and Upper School: 20801 Rinaldi Street
Chatsworth, CA 91311  | 818.882.8121
Sierra Canyon School is a private, independent, non-sectarian, co-educational, college preparatory school for students in grades Pre-Kindergarten through 12 located in Chatsworth, California. The highly cosmopolitan campus community is reflective of the Greater Los Angeles area and the world at large. Students are empowered to realize their greatest creative, ethical, intellectual and physical promise through small class sizes, a diverse student-teacher culture and a family-like environment.