Living Wisdom School Of Palo Alto

456 College Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94306-0943
Tel: (650)462-8150
Grades: PK-8 | 62 students
For 24 years, Living Wisdom School of Palo Alto has been providing an educational environment and individualized experience wherein every student's ability to reach their potential is the primary focus.  Living Wisdom School utilizes the Education For LIfe approach to pedagogy/curricula which centers on teaching the whole child and is rooted in creativity, intuition, and joy.  Graduates go on to top area schools.  NEW Living Wisdom High School opens in fall 2017!

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
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Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1972

Student Body

Total Students 62 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Living Wisdom School Of Palo Alto Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 10 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess Club, Math Club, Sinnging Club Chess Club, Math Club, Sinnging Club,
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5.0 Stars   02/28/12
The best decision I ever made was to send our son to Living Wisdom School. The academics are excellent - always exceeded my expectations - but there is much more to this school's philosophy. I encourage any family that is looking for more than scores to visit their website to find out more.
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