Grades: NS-8 | 535 students
Ecole Bilingue de Berkeley is the oldest and largest bilingual school in the East Bay, with a full-immersion program for children ages 2.5 to 14.
Our graduates are "at home in the world": fully bilingual, well-prepared academically, critical thinkers, conversant with technology, and ready to succeed in the 21st century.
Accredited by CAIS/WASC and the French Ministry of Education.
|School Type||School with Special Program Emphasis|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool-8|
|Total Students||535 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 44%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||58 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||
|Average Class Size||15 students|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Jan. 21 / rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$24,895|
|Tuition Notes||Tuition does not include extended day care.|
|% on Financial Aid||
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Manon Johnson|
|Endowment Size||0.300 million|
|Total Sports Offered||4 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Track and FieldBasketball, Flag Football,
Soccer, Track and Field,
- Ecole Bilingue de Berkeley educates a diverse population of boys and girls, inspiring them to strive for academic excellence and to develop a high sense of personal and social responsibility. We offer a challenging and rigorous course of study in both French and English, set in a multicultural environment. We support each student in the acquisition of skills and the development of character necessary for citizenship in an increasingly complex world.
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