The Waverly School is a progressive school in Pasadena, California, spanning young kindergarten through high school.


Considering Waverly?
Here’s what we recommend:

  1. Watch the video

    In 13 minutes, you’ll see students in action, hear from recent graduates, and learn about our school’s philosophy.

  2. Choose a program

    Learn more about how our children grow from early childhood to young adulthood.

  3. Read parent questions

    If you have questions, they’re probably answered here. You’ll also have a chance to ask your own.

  4. Sign up for a tour

    Sign up, and we’ll send you an email when fall tours open up for registration.

  • September 

    New High School Student Orientation

    10:00 am - noon

  • September 

    First Day of School

  • September 

    Middle School Class Party

  • September 

    Middle School Back to School Night

    7:00 pm(parents/guardians only)

  • September 

    Picture Day (MS/HS Individual Portraits)

  • September 

    Picture Day (ES Individual Portraits)

  • September 

    12th Grade College Night

    7:00 pm

  • September 

    Yom Kippur – No School

  • September 

    Elementary - Back to School Night

    7:00 pm(parents/guardians only)

  • October 

    First Friday

    8:45 amES Community Room

  • Building Relationships & Community - My office is located at the elementary school just two steps from the bathrooms. Believe it or not, proximity to these facilities helps me to do my job. I am privy to all sorts of conversations between students, between students and parents, and between students and teachers (as I write this I see and hear […]
  • Where In The World Are Waverly Graduates? Ian Rees, ’07 - Ian Rees, class of 2007, began working on feature films, short films, iPhone apps, and more after finishing his college career at CSUN. For his Senior Recital (a requirement for his graduation) he hired a live orchestra and conducted them as they performed his original compositions in sync with scenes from movies that he had […]
  • Where in the World are Waverly Graduates? Iris Helle, ’07 and Max Libbrecht, ’07 - The second piece in a series of occasional reports on Waverly graduates. Iris Helle takes to the skies whenever she can. Iris Helle, class of 2007, always came to school on Halloween dressed as Lara Croft, Tomb Raider. She said she wanted to fly and she pursued her dream.  She received a Bachelor of Science […]