Once again, according to the Boarding School Review, Webb is in the top tier of boarding schools in the United States in four important categories. Webb is ranked in the Top 20 nationally in selectivity, highest average SAT scores, student diversity and student attention(faculty/student ratio)—alongside much older and established East Coast peers such as Andover, Exeter, Deerfield, Groton, St. Paul’s, Hotchkiss, Taft and others.
“Beyond these statistics, however, Webb offers so much more. Two strong schools for boys and girls on one campus. Our commitment to honor and moral courage in our day-to-day lives. Our amazing Alf Museum. Our college guidance program. Our unbounded, innovative curriculum designed by our faculty and available nowhere else. And on and on. Really, as we look toward The Centennial, the future has never been brighter for Webb,” said Taylor Stockdale, Head of Schools.
Webb finds itself in such prestigious company based on the following: an admit rate below 25 percent, an average SAT over 2000, student diversity of 41%, and a faculty-student ratio of 1 to 7.
“I’m so proud of our faculty and staff for making these amazing results possible, and so much more,” said Stockdale.
Join the conversation. The Spring/Summer issue of WEBB Magazine is in the mail and on its way to you. In it we explore Webb’s new innovative curriculum—an educational experience being talked about across the country. From the newly invigorated core curriculum that includes The American Idea and Evolutionary Biology, to the ONLY AT WEBB series of Honors and Advanced Studies courses featuring Advanced Studies in Biotechnology and Honors Ethics & Modern Global Affairs—the Webb program is engaging students in field study and independent research work like never before.
The Webb Schools is pleased to offer a live stream for both the Vivian Webb School and Webb School of California Commencement Ceremonies on June 2, 2018. The events are available below, and will be concurrently streaming on Webb's Facebook page as well as the schools' Livestream.com page.
While the tickets to see the upcoming production of Les Misérables sold out in a matter of minutes, The Webb Schools is pleased to announce a livestream of the Friday May 18th performance will be available on the school's website and Facebook page. The performance will begin at 7:00pm PDT.
Webb swimmers finished their 2018 season in championship style last week. The rundown: two days, two proud coaches (Ken Rosenfeld & Tom Jurczak), seven broken/re-broken school records, and one Vivian Webb CIF champion (the first individual swimming CIF champion in VWS history)!