11725 Sunset Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90049
(P) 310-873-7000
(F) 310-873-7070
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About

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The Archer School for Girls admits students of any race, color, religion, national and ethnic origin, sexual orientation or other legally protected status to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national and ethnic origin, sexual orientation or other legally protected status in its hiring or in the administration of its educational policies and programs, admissions policies, financial aid programs or other school-administered programs.
Grades
6 - 12

Enrollment
460

Faculty
62

Faculty with Advanced Degrees
69%

Male Faculty
31%

Faculty of Color
19%

Student/Teacher Ratio
7:1

Average Class Size
17

Course Offerings
134 courses taught, including 14 APs. 77% of juniors and seniors currently take an AP course

Student Life
30+, mostly student-run and student-initiated activities

Diversity
36% students of color; Students come from 146 different elementary and secondary schools and from 92 different zip codes throughout the city.

Financial Assistance
26% of students receive some form of financial assistance. Nearly $2.9 million in financial aid was awarded for the 2013-2014 school year.

Campus
Built in 1931 by famed California architect William Mooser, listed as a Los Angeles Cultural/Historic monument 95,000 square feet of interior space including a 6,000 square foot library, 4 acres of playing fields and outdoor space
Athletics
Middle School teams compete in the Pacific Basin League (PBL). Upper School teams compete in the Liberty League under the governance of the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF). Middle and Upper School teams in equestrian compete in the Interscholastic Equestrian League (IEL). Upper School beach volleyball competes in the Interscholastic Beach Volleyball League (IBVL). Sports offered include Equestrian, Volleyball, Tennis, Cross Country, Basketball, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Beach Volleyball.

Transportation
Bus or carpool, 8 bus routes, early and late afternoon buses to accommodate after school activities

Admissions
Approximately 4 applicants for every space

Open Houses
October 13, 2013 from 1 – 4 p.m.
November 10, 2013 from 1 – 4 p.m.
January 12, 2014 from 1 – 4 p.m.

Application Deadline
January 14, 2014; www.archer.org/admissions. Decisions are made by an Admissions Committee comprised of faculty and administrators.

Flexible Tuition & Merit Scholarship Deadline
January 14, 2014; for more information visit www.archer.org/affordingarcher.

Accreditation
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)

Memberships
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), National Coalition of Girls’ Schools (NCGS), California Interscholastic Federation (CIF), Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE), College Entrance Examination Board, Online School for Girls, A Better Chance (ABC), The Independent School Alliance for Minority Affairs, Young Eisner Scholars