Challenger School-Shawnee

500 Shawnee Lane,
San Jose, CA, 95123
Tel: (408)365-9298
Celebrating 45 years of learning and fun, Challenger School is an independent private school that focuses on academic excellence, individual achievement, strong logic and thinking skills, and self-reliance.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1963

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

  • Our curriculum focuses on the foundations of knowledge: language arts, math, and logic. Early mastery of these basics prepares students for advanced studies and learning at an accelerated pace.
  • Breathtaking Results - Our uniquely structured classes yield astonishing results in young students. Challenger students achieve scores on average in the 90th percentile on the national Stanford Achievement Test (SAT). This means that our average student outperforms nine out of ten students who take that test. Challenger School offers preschool through eighth grade programs that prepare children to live happily and successfully for their whole lives.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Apostles Lutheran School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Apostles Lutheran School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Stephens Episcopal School (1 miles away)
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  • San Jose
    St. Stephens Episcopal School
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