GAIS: The IB School of Silicon Valley

Tel: (650)324-8617
Grades: PK-10 | 264 students
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GAIS is the IB World School in Silicon Valley, providing an inquisitive, individualized and international approach to learning. Our students engage in an interdisciplinary, inquiry-based academic program that fosters critical thinking and global citizenship.Offering world-class German and English multilingual IB programs for preschool through high school, GAIS instills the values and knowledge that curious minds need to thrive in today`s world.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. International Baccalaureate (IB) World School
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-10
Year Founded 1988

Student Body

Total Students 264 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade GAIS: The IB School of Silicon Valley Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
70%
Average Class Size 18 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes http://www.gais.org/tuition-and-fees/

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. http://www.gais.org/academics-extracurricular-after-school-program/ http://www.gais.org/academics-extracurricular-after-school-program/,

School Notes

  • http://www.gais.org/admissions-checklist/

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Fusion Academy Palo Alto (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Peninsula School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Roberts School (0.2 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Menlo Park
    Roberts School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 48 students
    0.2 miles
    641 Coleman Ave
    Menlo Park, CA 94025
    (650)322-3535
    0.2NS-PK
    48
  • Menlo Park
    Grades: PK-8 | 258 students
    0.6 miles
    920 Peninsula Way
    Menlo Park, CA 94025
    (650)325-1584
    0.6PK-8
    258
  • Palo Alto
    Grades: K-1 | 50 students
    0.8 miles
    437 Webster St
    Palo Alto, CA 94301
    (650)329-8023
    0.8K-1
    50
  • Palo Alto
    Grades: PK-K | 50 students
    1 miles
    1421 Bay Road
    Palo Alto, CA 94303
    (650)325-9543
    1PK-K
    50
  • Palo Alto
    Grades: K-8 | 21 students
    1 miles
    735 Green Street
    Palo Alto, CA 94303
    (650)795-1633
    1K-8
    21

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The average private school tuition in San Mateo County, CA is $14,030 for elementary schools and $28,044 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in San Mateo County, CA is 67% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).