Mount Tamalpais School

100 Harvard Ave,
Mill Valley, CA, 94941-0949
Tel: (415)383-9434
Mount Tamalpais School seeks to provide students with a solid academic foundation and to foster a genuine enthusiasm for learning.
Mount Tamalpais School is dedicated to the active pursuit of knowledge and to integrity, community service and fairness.
We want our students to embrace diversity, honoring the value of each individual's strengths, choices, feelings and ideas.
We strive to celebrate the human spirit by being responsible members of our families, our school community, and our world.
We are committed to a strong, interactive and multidisciplinary curriculum, designed to challenge and enlighten, and to faculty who serve as guides and role models for our students.
In addition, small-group instruction maximizes the inherent potential of each child and fosters respect for each student's interests and abilities.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades 2 - 9

Student Body

Total Students 238 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 22%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Mount Tamalpais School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Marin School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kumara School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Corte Madera Montessori (2.5 miles away)
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  • Mill Valley Kumara School    
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    540 Marin Ave
    Mill Valley , CA , 94941
    (415)388-5437
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    0.8  mi  |  55  students  |  Gr.  K-1
  • Mill Valley
    Marin Horizon School
    Alternative School (Nonsectarians)
    305 Montford Ave
    Mill Valley , CA , 94941
    (415)388-8408
    Alternative School (Nonsectarians)
    0.8  mi  |  283  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Mill Valley
    Ring Mountain Day School
    (Nonsectarians)
    70 Lomita Dr
    Mill Valley , CA , 94941
    (415)381-8183
    (Nonsectarians)
    1.4  mi  |  181  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Mill Valley
    Greenwood School
    Waldorf School (Nonsectarians)
    17 Buena Vista Ave
    Mill Valley , CA , 94941
    (415)388-0495
    Waldorf School (Nonsectarians)
    1.5  mi  |  125  students  |  Gr.  NS-8
  • Mill Valley
    Ross Academy Montessori School
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    7 Thomas Drive
    Mill Valley , CA , 94941
    (415)383-5777
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    1.6  mi  |  94  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK

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