Archway School

250 41st St,
Oakland, CA, 94611-0946
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Grades: K - 8 | 78 students
Archway School is an independent K-8 school located on two campuses in Oakland (K-4) and Berkeley (5-8), California.
"Preparing Learners for Life," we provide an engaging and challenging curriculum focused on academics, responsibility, community, and hands-on learning.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1973

Student Body

Total Students 78 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 100%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Archway School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 11 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 28 / Feb. 4 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $16,000
Tuition Notes K-5 $16,000 6-8 $17,000
% on Financial Aid 45%
Average Financial Aid Grant $4,000
Acceptance Rate 40%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Melissa Castello Zippin

Sports

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

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Camping Trips, Cooking, Drama, Electives, Multi-media classes, Snow Trip, Spanish, Sports, Student Council Art, Camping Trips, Cooking, Drama, Electives, Snow Trip, Spanish, Sports, Multi-media classes,
Student Council,

School Notes:

  • 12-16 students per class
  • Art, Drama, Multi-media, Sports, PE, Electives and Spanish
  • A full-day kindergarten
  • Frequent enriching field trips, including camping trips
  • Before and after school care on site

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is La Cheim School Oakland (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pacific Boychoir Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is School Of Saint Leo The Great (0.2 miles away)
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  • OaklandPacific Boychoir Academy
    All-boys  | Special Program Emphasis
    215 Ridgeway Avenue
    OaklandCA94611
    (510)652-4722
    All-boys  | Special Program Emphasis
    0.1 mi | 61 students | Gr. 4-8                      
  • OaklandSchool Of Saint Leo The Great
      (Roman Catholic)
    4238 Howe St
    OaklandCA94611
    (510)654-7828
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.2 mi | 218 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • OaklandPark Day School
    360 42nd St
    OaklandCA94609
    (510)653-0317
    0.4 mi | 306 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • OaklandSt. Martin De Porres School
      (Roman Catholic)
    675 41st St
    OaklandCA94609
    (501)832-1757
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.8 mi | 215 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • OaklandGrand Lake Montessori
    Montessori School
    466 Chetwood St
    OaklandCA94610
    (510)836-4313
    Montessori School
    0.8 mi | 15 students | Gr. NS-K                      

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