Welcome! We are delighted that you are interested in learning more about Windward School and our application process. Windward is a grade 7-12, co-educational, independent day school located in the Mar Vista neighborhood of Los Angeles.

Our mission as a dynamic college-preparatory school is to challenge each student to achieve excellence in a nurturing, inclusive community. Windward teachers, parents, and administrators work together to inspire our students to be responsible, caring, well informed, ethical, prepared, and well balanced young adults.

Please be in touch if we can help you in any way as you investigate schools and begin the application process.

Warmest regards,
Sharon Pearline
Director of Admissions


Meet the Team

List of 5 members.

  • Sharon Pearline 

    Director of Admissions
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  • Dr. Kevin Newman 

    Assistant Head of School for Strategic Partnerships
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  • Lisa Walker 

    Assistant to the Head of School, Associate Director of Admissions
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  • Ann-Marie Hobbs 

    Middle School Dean of Students, Admissions Associate
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  • Gail Holmes 

    Student Counselor, Admissions Associate, Associate Head Softball Coach
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Windward School is a 7-12, co-educational, independent day school in Los Angeles, California.