Action Day | Primary Plus - El Quito

18720 Bucknall Road
Saratoga, CA 95070-0950
Tel: (408)370-0357
Grades: NS-K | 381 students
The El Quito program includes infant care, preschool programs, academic day classes in kindergarten and first grade extended care. A large variety of enrichment programs complete the outstanding student offerings.
Many children that begin with us as infants move through classes, into then go on to attend our Primary Plus school Amber Drive.
The school provides an educational setting that is staffed with warm, personally interested adults who give the students the message that learning is exciting and important.
The teachers attempt to establish a learning environment that will allow the children to experience the maximum amount of success possible. Several of the teachers at this school have been nominated for outstanding teacher of the year in Santa Clara County.
We are proud to be long standing members of the Saratoga community.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Year Founded 1968

Student Body

Total Students 381 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Action Day | Primary Plus - El Quito Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 21 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Our prices vary greatly dependent upon schedule: we offer 1/2 days, full days part time or full time. $12,800-$22,200
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Sharon Pfeiffer


Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Baseball, Cheering, Dance, Flag Football, Football, Soccer, VolleyballBaseballCheering,
DanceFlag Football,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Ceramics, Computers, Creative Cooking, Dance - Recreational & Competitive, Glee Club, Lego Robotics, Mad Science, Young Rembrandts Ceramics, Computers, Glee Club, Lego Robotics, Mad Science, Creative Cooking,
Dance - Recreational & Competitive,
Young Rembrandts,

School Notes

  • Our goal is to give children the opportunity to learn about their capabilities and to develop positive ways to express themselves. This starts with a warm and nurturing environment filled with plenty of age- appropriate enrichment activities that promote enjoyment and confidence. We are pleased to seemany of our children who began with us as infants stay through all levels before moving to our nearby Primary Plus School at Amber Drive. 
  • Our program directors, who have degrees in early child education and development, believe it is of the utmost importance to hire experienced, loving caregivers for their students. They are passionate about providing a safe, fun and stimulating environment for all children and a close- knit relationship with parents and families.
  • Several teachers from this school have been nominated for Outstanding Teacher of the Year in Santa Clara County!
  • Drop off your children and relax, they're in good hands!

Profile last updated: 01/08/2016

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