Mount Tamalpais School

Tel: (415)383-9434
Grades: K-8 | 242 students
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)
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Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 242 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Mount Tamalpais School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private 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 Marin Horizon School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mill Valley
    Kumara School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K-1 | 55 students
    0.8 miles
    540 Marin Ave
    Mill Valley, CA 94941
  • Mill Valley
    Grades: PK-8 | 305 students
    0.8 miles
    305 Montford Ave
    Mill Valley, CA 94941
  • Mill Valley
    Grades: PK-KG | 35 students
    0.9 miles
    270 Miller Ave
    Mill Valley, CA 94941
  • Sausalito
    Grades: PK-KG | 16 students
    1.4 miles
    620 Drake Avenue
    Sausalito, CA 94965
  • Mill Valley
    Grades: K-8 | 100 students
    1.4 miles
    70 Lomita Dr Ste D
    Mill Valley, CA 94941

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