Old Adobe School

252 W Spain Street
Sonoma, CA 95476
Tel: (707)938-4510
Grades: NS - PK | 46 students
At Old Adobe School, we strive to stimulate educational growth and learning through the activity of discovery rather than the act of covering prescribed material.
Moreover, we feel that true excellence in education occurs when a child’s innate sense of joy, curiosity, and buoyancy is nurtured and cultivated.
We feel that emphasis should switch from getting each child through school to creating life-long learners.
Instead of of providing a direct, non-stop bus trip, it is important that we give children time to experience, enjoy, and truly absorb the bountiful sights along the way.
This kind of knowledge has greater meaning, more staying power, and encourages new excursions.
We believe that children nourished in this kind of supportive and exciting atmosphere will continue to seek their own vital and varied directions without having to consult a Cheshire Cat along the way.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 46 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Old Adobe School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Solo Quest Learning Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Francis Solano School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Crescent Montessori School (0.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sonoma
    Grades: K-9 | 239 students
    0.2 miles
    342 W Napa St
    Sonoma, CA 95476
    (707)996-4994
    0.2K-9
    239
  • Sonoma
    Solo Quest Learning Center
    Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 10 students
    0.3 miles
    414 W Napa Street
    Sonoma, CA 95476
    (707)939-1133
    0.36-12
    10
  • Sonoma
    Grades: PK-7 | 56 students
    0.6 miles
    276 E. Napa Street
    Sonoma, CA 95476
    (707)996-2456
    0.6PK-7
    56
  • Sonoma
    Grades: 8-12 | 23 students
    0.6 miles
    276 E Napa St
    Sonoma, CA 95476
    (707)996-2881
    0.68-12
    23
  • Petaluma
    Cypress School
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 40 students
    1.4 miles
    3835-ste 103 & 3880- ste A Cypress Dr
    Petaluma, CA 94954
    (415)720-9328
    1.4K-12
    40

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