School For Independent Learners

909 N San Antonio Rd
Los Altos, CA 94022-0650
Tel: (650)941-4350
Grades: 7-12 | 27 students
At School For Independent Learners, courses are taught in the ultimate student centered format one teacher, one student.
Our one-to-one setting provides a tremendous opportunity for accelerated progress and self-directed learning.
Teachers tailor course content with respect to each student's interests, goals, and abilities.
We employ a philosophy of mastery learning to ensure that students master course material, at their own pace.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades 7-12

Student Body

Total Students 27 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
19%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade School For Independent Learners Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 1:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Palo Alto Prep (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bowman School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mountain View KinderCare (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Palo Alto
    Bowman School
    Montessori School
    Grades: K-8 | 235 students
    0.8 miles
    4000 Terman Drive
    Palo Alto, CA 94306
    (650)813-9131
    0.8K-8
    235
  • Palo Alto
    Casa Dei Bambini School
    Montessori School
    Grades: K | 75 students
    0.8 miles
    Po Box 60298
    Palo Alto, CA 94306
    (650)473-9401
    0.8K
    75
  • Mountain View
    Mountain View KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 109 students
    0.8 miles
    2065 W. El Camino
    Mountain View, CA 94040
    (650)967-4430
    0.8NS-PK
    109
  • Palo Alto
    Grades: 6-8 | 198 students
    1 miles
    3400 West Bayshore Road
    Palo Alto, CA 94043
    (650)968-8338
    16-8
    198
  • Mountain View
    Childrens Learning Cottage
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: K | 6 students
    1.1 miles
    675 Escuela Ave
    Mountain View, CA 94040
    (650)564-9906
    1.1K
    6

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