One Fifty Parker Avenue School

     Tel: (415)221-0294
        
   
Grades: NS - PK | 15 students
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Parker School is an independent preschool and kindergarten serving San Francisco families from its distinctive, home-like location since 1954.
We offer a warm, caring and stimulating environment for children between the ages of 2.9 and six.
We believe Preschool children are at a developmental stage where learning through experience serves best.
Therefore, One Fifty Parker School is experience based, hands-on project oriented with many opportunities for exploration and discovery.
The physical plant, materials, equipment and staff at One Fifty Parker provide a place for children to develop a love of learning, a deep-seated internal conviction of confidence and self-worth, respect and concern for others, mastery of developmentally appropriate tasks and a joyous experience of childhood.
Each child is a unique individual, and we interact with each child as such, helping each child to develop and refine potential through an integrated approach.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Prekindergarten
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1954

Student Body

Total Students 15 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 37%
State avg.: 45%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 24 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost $9,986
Tuition Notes 2013/2014 nursery school rate. Extended care offered at an additional cost.
% on Financial Aid 18%
Average Financial Aid Grant $4,500
Acceptance Rate 10%
National avg.: 85%

School Notes:

Parker School is an independent preschool and kindergarten serving San Francisco families from its distinctive, "little red schoolhouse" since 1954. We offer a warm, caring and stimulating environment for children between the ages of 2.9 and 6. We believe preschool children are at a developmental stage where learning through experience serves best. Therefore, One Fifty Parker Avenue School offers a play-based, hands-on project oriented curriculum with many opportunities for exploration and discovery. The physical plant, materials, equipment and staff at One Fifty Parker Avenue School provide a place for children to develop a love of learning, a deep-seated internal conviction of confidence and self-worth, respect and concern for others, mastery of developmentally appropriate tasks and a joyous experience of childhood. Each child is a unique individual, and we interact with each child as such, helping each child to develop and refine potential through an integrated approach.

Profile last updated: 10/08/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Simpatico (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Simpatico (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Presidio Hill School (0.4 miles away)
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