Brave learners, thinkers, and doers. Wildwood teaches students the critical skills they need to transform themselves, others, and our global communities.

Inside Wildwood


Our students—armed with confidence and curiosity—are boldly driven by the vision of a greater world they know they can create.

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Why Wildwood?

Building connections between the things in the classroom and what they mean to her helps Wildwood student Izzy understand how her character shapes how she learns.

We model character

We unleash explorers


Learn more about Wildwood Outreach programs for educators.


The Wildwood approach works; making public and private schools better is central to the Outreach Center's mission.

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The Head's Perspective

It’s impossible to not think about the progressive parallels between Wildwood and the visionary artists, educators, and thinkers responsible for Black Mountain College.

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The Wildwood Way

What makes Wildwood's program work powerfully for our students is our intentional emphasis on relationships that guides all aspects of school culture. 

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Wildwood Community

Seniors Julia B., Lily B., and Grace K., wanted to demonstrate their commitment to the women and girls they met during their International Community Involvement (ICI) travels to Nepal.

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"Wildwood’s philosophy focuses on developing skills over gathering knowledge. In other words, students at Wildwood learn how to learn."

– Owen Leddy, '15

K–12th grades, authentically progressive since 1971.

Elementary School

12201 Washington Place
Los AngelesCA 90066
(310) 397-3134

Middle and Upper School

11811 Olympic Boulevard
Los AngelesCA 90064
(310) 478-7189
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