Welcome To Webb
Where Community Comes First
When you join The Webb Schools, you join a 24/7 community that’s built by you, for you. A boarding and day high school (9-12) community fostering independence and feeding the smart, curious, independent mind. Community is our most important resource, helping students to grow and develop their sense of self and to act with honor and moral courage. Join us. Surprise yourself at The Webb Schools.
The Webb Schools
At A Glance
4,600 Alumni from around the world.
62% of our students board at Webb.
12 countries and 10 states represented in our student body.
100% of students admitted to 4-year colleges /universities.
Who We Are
We Are All In
Students tackle challenges together, learning from each other as they go. From camping trips to karaoke to movie nights, we are “all in” all the time.
Where We Are
Where It All Begins
Sitting on 150 acres in the foothills above Claremont, California, we have access to all the Los Angeles area has to offer — from unparalleled entertainment to the best in outdoor and cultural experiences anywhere.
What We Believe In
Our mission as a school community is to inspire students to think boldly, mindfully and creatively, to act with honor and moral courage, to lead with distinction, and to serve with a generous spirit.
Exciting Student Life
From trail runs with your best friend to an ice cream run with your physics teacher to class competitions, you can always find your own kind of fun.
The Webb Schools offer a competitive interscholastic athletic program for students of all skill levels with 42 teams participating in 15 sports. The Vivian Webb Soccer team is the current CIF Southern Section D7 and State Champions.
The Arts at Webb
Learning from a faculty that includes a number of noted contemporary artists, Webb students enjoy state-of-the-art material and superb facilities.
News At Webb
Jan 12, 2023
VWS Soccer Team Receives CIF Championship Rings
Members of Vivian Webb School’s undefeated 2021-22 varsity soccer team celebrated their historic season with a ring ceremony held Jan. 4 in Hooper Community Center. Webb students gathered as Stephen […]
Jan 6, 2023
Webb to Host DEI Admission Program on Jan. 7
The Webb Schools of California are hosting their largest-ever Diversity, Equity and Inclusion event for prospective families from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, January 7. Titled Building Community: Centering Belonging, […]
Dec 16, 2022
Publications Spotlight Webb Art Teacher
Webb art teacher and professional artist Jackie Leishman is in the spotlight, with two publications highlighting her work in collage. Feel Free magazine, newly produced by Leanne Ford, provides an […]
Dec 7, 2022
Alf Museum Shares Science at L.A. Comic Con
The Alf Museum brought a taste of The Webb Schools to L.A. Comic Con this past weekend through the Cosplay for Science Initiative, sharing the “Galactic Archive” pop-up museum and […]
The Next 100
In 1922, Thompson Webb founded The Webb Schools in the rolling foothills of Claremont, California. Over the last 100 years, we’ve seen the timeless values first embedded in the Webb School of California tested and reaffirmed, the establishment of the world-class Raymond M. Alf Museum of Paleontology (1936) and the founding and flourishing of a singular and extraordinary Vivian Webb School (1981). Always more than the sum of its parts, The Webb Schools continue to thrive today, an educational powerhouse like no other. Learn More