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 Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 244 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 92%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Mount Tamalpais School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 43 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 Marin Horizon School (0.8 miles away)
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  • Mill Valley Kumara School    
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    540 Marin Ave
    Mill Valley , CA , 94941
    (415)388-5437
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.8  mi  |  55  students  |  Gr.  K-1
  • Mill Valley
    Marin Horizon School
    305 Montford Ave
    Mill Valley , CA , 94941
    (415)388-8408
    0.8  mi  |  211  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Mill Valley
    Rainbow Montessori Of Marin
    Montessori School
    270 Miller Ave
    Mill Valley , CA , 94941
    (415)381-5666
    Montessori School
    0.9  mi  |  5  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Mill Valley
    Ring Mountain Day School
    70 Lomita Dr
    Mill Valley , CA , 94941
    (415)381-8183
    1.4  mi  |  78  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Mill Valley
    Ring Mountain School
    70 Lomita Dr
    Mill Valley , CA , 94941
    (415)381-8183
    1.5  mi  |  99  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

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