|School Name:||Cate School|
|Location:||P.O. Box 5005 1960 Cate Mesa Road Carpinteria, California 93013, USA|
|Motto:||Servons (Let Us Serve)|
|Year Group:||Grade 9 - Grade 12 and a small post-graduate class|
|No. of Students:||265|
|No. of Boarders:||220|
|Average Class:||12 students|
|Director of Admissions:
Charlotte Brownlee '85
P.O. Box 5005, 1960 Cate Mesa Road, Carpinteria, California, 93013, USA
+1 (805) 684 4127 ext.2 17
- The campus includes, among other things, 9 student dormitories, classroom facilities, a library, theater, various art buildings, and athletic facilities including 2 gyms, 2 full-size playing fields, an all-weather track, an aquatics center with two pools, a baseball diamond, softball diamond, rock wall, tennis and squash courts.
- Cate's student body is recognized as much for its talent—academic, artistic, and athletic—as it is for its warmth and vitality.
- Students are also very involved in service projects in the community. Students help tutor local schoolchildren, visit with the elderly and disabled, and work on local environmental improvement projects.
- All students are accepted to four-year colleges. The most popular college selections of Cate graduates over the past 5 years are University of Southern California, University of California Berkeley, New York University, Columbia University, Stanford University, and University of Pennsylvania.
- Cate is one of USA most selective boarding schools, accepting only 20% applicants each year.
- Cate is not simply one of the world's top boarding schools—it is a community.
- A combined of 101 offerings with 19 AP courses.
2012/13 US High School Boarding Fees# (USD$) Per Year
|7th Grade (12/13 Years Old)||8th Grade (13/14 Years Old)||9th Grade Freshman Year (14/15 Years Old)||10th Grade Sophomore Year (15-16 Years Old)||11th Grade Junior Year (16-17 Years Old)||12th Grade Senior Year (17-18 Years Old)|
Remark: #Inclusive of tuition fees but exclusive of miscellaneous fees, such as uniform, extracurricular activities