Celebrating its 40th year in 2011, Windward School on Palms Boulevard is a private college preparatory school for…More students in grades 7-12. It is also one of the first schools in California to receive LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) for Schools 2.0 Gold certification."
The school aims to inspire students to be responsible, caring, well informed, ethical young adults and provides a variety of enrichment programs covering everything from dance, drama and photography to environmental sciences and physical education.
Windward has its own community garden and is very involved in the tight-knit Mar Vista neighborhood. It is also well-known for its athletics teams.