Russian-American International School

     Tel: (415)800-0730
Grades: K - 8 | 86 students
Russian-American International School offers elementary and middle school levels.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. European Council for International Schools
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Year Founded 2002

Student Body

Total Students 86 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Russian-American International School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Eleonora Nayberg

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Airplane Models, Art, Cooking & Nutrition, Dance, Fencing Academy, Hollywood Movie Studio, Kung Fu, LEGO Robotics, Rock Band Art, Dance, Kung Fu, LEGO Robotics, Rock Band, Airplane Models,
Cooking & Nutrition,
Fencing Academy,
Hollywood Movie Studio,

School Notes:

Elementary school:

We are the only K-5 school in California that offers a Russian and English curriculum.
Children spend about half of their time in Russian classes and other half in English classes.
They become skilled in advanced mathematics, science, social studies, art, music and physical education.


The Russian-American International School’s mission is to provide students with a strong bilingual program that will serve to build a solid academic and personal foundation for children in a multi-lingual and culturally diverse environment.

 We are very proud of the academic results of our students that include:
 -  98% of kids in Kindergarten read in Russian and English by the end of the year.
 -  100% of children read in both languages by the end of grade 1.
 -  By the end of the 3rd grade, kids do math at the 4-5th grade level.
 -  Our students score in the top 1% nationally on each of the three different standardized math tests. 

Middle School :

Our  Middle School was opened in September 2014. That was the beginning of a new Academy of Math and Science middle school. 
All subjects are held in English, taught by highly professional and experienced English-speaking teachers.
Russian is offered as a foreign language, 5 classes a week.

Profile last updated: 03/03/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lycée Français de San Francisco (LFSF) (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Aleph Bet School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Lycée Français de San Francisco (LFSF) (0.3 miles away)
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