Los Olivos United States of America
Dunn School

Thank you for considering Dunn School.


Dunn School is a caring community of teachers and learners, with a balanced approach to whole-student development — all in a beautiful and safe setting in northern Santa Barbara County.

  • Day school tuition $26600 - $31600 USD
  • Grades for day school 6th Grade/Year 7 -
    12th Grade/Year 13
  • Year founded 1957
  • Boarding school tuition N/A - $66900 USD
  • Grades for boarding school 9th Grade/Year 10 -
    12th Grade/Year 13
  • Curricula Host Country's National
  • Type Co-ed

Admissions Information

Entry Requirements

• Application • Interview • Testing (SSAT for demestic students and SSAT/ISEE/TOEFL/TABS for international students)

  • First application deadline Upper School: 1 February Middle School: 1 March
  • Second application deadline Rolling


  • Assigns homework Yes
  • Use of technology in the classroom Yes
  • Language of instruction English
  • Native English teachers Yes

School Life

  • Most common nationality US
  • Average class size 10

Sports Teams

Baseball, Basketball, Climbing, Cross Country, Lacrosse, Mountain Biking, Rock Climbing, Soccer, Softball, Surf Team, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball