Brave thinkers, learners, 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

Head of School Landis Green reflects on Harvard Graduate School of Education’s new report, Turning the Tide: Inspiring Concern for Others and the Common Good through College Admissions.

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The Wildwood Way

Wildwood’s 5th and 8th grade social studies students have become pen pals—connecting with each other about middle school, and a more serious topic they study in common: slavery.

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Wildwood Community

Wildwood prides itself on this simple, yet profound educational philosophy: Brave thinkers, learners, and doers. Students were able to apply these important skills during explorations time.

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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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