Dunn teachers care about me as a person, and that inspires me to try my hardest every day. [ Neil M. ]

Dunn stands behind you and helps you find your own passions. Going to Dunn has been the best experience of my son's life. [ Parent from New York ]

The foundation my son received will last him a lifetime. He's developed the work ethic and moral compass to be successful in whatever he chooses. [ Parent from San Diego ]

Dunn's Abu Danladi named Gatorade National 2013-2014 Soccer Player of the Year.

At Dunn everyone is an individual, and we all come together as a community. [ Wyatt K. ]

Small classes are a big advantage and my teachers are so accessible. They can answer my questions in class or even at night while we're studying. [ Maddie C. ]

It's incredibly rare to find a village of supportive faculty, exuberant students, and respectful relationships. I wish I could go to school here. [ Parent from Arizona ]

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  • Visit Dunn School

    Posted August 14, 2014

    We encourage all families interested in learning more about Dunn School to visit us at our 55-acre campus in Los Olivos, California.

  • News and Events

    Follow the news at Dunn!
    Posted August 23, 2012

    Read the latest news from our Middle and Upper Schools. Follow upcoming events in our calendar.

  • Summer at Dunn

    Spend your summer with us!
    Posted January 25, 2013

    Dunn offers summer boarding programs in Learning Strategies and ESL. Our popular aquatics program has taught many Valley children how to swim.

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Extraordinary learning experiences in grades 6-12.

Dunn is an independent boarding and day school in Los Olivos, California. We bring together 43 talented teachers who inspire students to become sharp thinkers, creative doers and confident leaders.

We offer small class sizes, engaging academics, a caring atmosphere, and a focus on whole-student growth with a fantastic array of experiences outside the classroom.

It all adds up to an incredible opportunity to prepare for your future and shape your own exceptional path forward.