Bowman International School

4000 Terman Drive,
Palo Alto, CA, 94306-0943
     Tel: (650)813-9131
Grades: K - 8 | 221 students
Bowman International School provides a physical and social environment that nurtures the expression of each child's highest potential -- intellectual, emotional, aesthetic, ethical, social and physical.
Bowman creates a learning environment that builds a foundation for life-long learning, develops confidence, creativity, critical thinking and individual responsibility, encourages responsible citizenship in a diverse world of families, local and international communities, natural environments and human experience, treats each child with respect and instills respect for all people and all things, and provides freedom within limits.At Bowman we ensure that our children take the first steps with confidence and joy.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
International Montessori Council (IMC)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1995

Student Body

Total Students 221 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 36%
State avg.: 43%
Students by Grade Bowman International School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 75%
Average Class Size 18 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $23,085
Tuition Notes All-inclusive price
Admissions Director Gaggan Bhella

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballSoccer,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Chess, Dance, Drama, Hindi, Manderin, Yoga Band, Chess, Dance, Drama, Hindi, Manderin, Yoga, 

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is School For Independent Learners (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is School For Independent Learners (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Living Wisdom School Of Palo Alto (1.9 miles away)
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