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On-Campus and Virtual Visits

As you embark on this exciting and important journey of finding the right school for your family, we strongly encourage you to become as familiar as possible with Sierra Canyon. You are welcome to participate in any or all of our on-campus or virtual visiting opportunities. We will continue to update this page, so please continue to check back often for new visiting opportunities. 
 
We can’t wait to get better acquainted!

Lower Campus

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  • Schedule a Private Tour

    All parents are invited to schedule a private tour of our beautiful campus. This opportunity gives prospective families an authentic glimpse of our community in action and a chance to meet with an Admission Committee member. These personalized one-hour visits are designed for parents and include the required parent interview. They are conducted Mondays through Thursdays in the morning.

    Parents who are unable to come to campus are encouraged to enjoy our virtual tours and schedule a Zoom interview.

    To receive more information about scheduling your private tour or Zoom interview, please contact Heidi Machhour, Assistant Director of Admissions, Pre-K–6, at hmachhour@sierracanyonschool.org or call (818) 882-8121, ext. 104. We look forward to meeting you!

    * If you are a prospective Lower Campus family interested in also touring our Upper Campus (Grades 7-12), Heidi will be happy to share additional visiting opportunities with you that might work for your schedule.
  • Virtual Tours and Videos

    • Take a peek at some Lower School Special Events:
    Olympics Opening Ceremonies, celebrating cultures around the world, October 2019
    Lower Campus Peace March, celebrating Black History Month, February 2020
    All-School Homecoming Pep Rally, celebrating SC community and school spirit, October 2021
    Da Vinci Days, 4th Grade’s week-long STEAM celebration, January 2022
    Kindergarten/First Grade Math Team,
    Cross-Age Enrichment Club, February 2022
     
    • Enjoy virtual tours of our Lower and Upper Campuses by clicking here.
  • Schedule a Zoom Call

    For parents who are unable to come to campus, it would be our pleasure to schedule a Zoom interview to get better acquainted and to answer any questions you might have.

    Please contact Heidi Machhour, Assistant Director of Admission, Pre-K–6, at hmachhour@sierracanyonschool.org or call (818) 882-8121, ext. 104.

    We look forward to meeting you!
  • Attend Our Grades 6-8 Virtual Information Session

    Wednesday, January 26
    7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

    We invite parents and students to join us for a virtual information session and panel discussion addressing this unique stage in the academic and social-emotional development of 11 – 14-year-olds.

    Kris Theodoratos, Director of Grades Pre-K – 6, and Lindsay Koss, Director of Grades 7-9, will present an overview of our transitional 6th-grade year and our 7th-8th Grade Middle School program. A Q&A with Student Ambassadors will follow the presentation. Parents of younger students are welcome to attend.

    Advanced registration is required. Reserve your spot by clicking the “Grades 6-8 Info Session” button below.
If you would like to receive more details about the admission process and an information packet in the mail, please fill out our inquiry form by clicking the button below.

Upper Campus

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  • Register for an Upper Campus Preview

    • Saturday, November 6, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. (In-person event)
    • Tuesday, December 7, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. (Virtual event)
    Advanced registration is required. Reserve your spot by clicking the Campus Preview buttons below.
  • Attend a Trailblazer Tuesday Virtual Event

    • Tuesday, November 16, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. (Information Session)
    • Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 5:30 p.m. (Head of School Roundtable)
    Advanced registration is required. Reserve your spot by clicking the Trailblazer Tuesday buttons below.
  • Schedule a Phone or Zoom Call

    Please contact the Admission Office at usadmission@sierracanyonschool.org to schedule a phone or Zoom call. Let us know your availability and preferred method of communication, and we will confirm an appointment with you. It would be our pleasure to answer questions and provide more information at your convenience.
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.