Park Day School

Tel: (510)653-0317
Grades: K-8 | 306 students
Park Day School is a diverse, independent K-8 school with a 40-year history of progressive education.
We believe a successful learner is one who is confident, compassionate, and creative.
We believe success is measured by a student's ability to define his or her place in the world, guided by intellectual skills and a social perspective.
Park Day inspires a passion for learning through a progressive approach to education that values intellectual pursuit and critical thinking, creative expression, self-discovery and a commitment to social justice.
Each child learns not by passively consuming knowledge, but by actively constructing his or her own understanding of material based on prior knowledge, skills, and experience. 

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported mild l.d. individually assessed
Year Founded 1976

Student Body

Total Students 306 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Park Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 16 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes please look on website for information about tuition costs each year
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director flo hodes

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is African Children Advanced Learning Center (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pacific Boychoir Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is School Of Saint Leo The Great (0.5 miles away)
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  • Oakland
    Pacific Boychoir Academy
    All-boys  | Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 4-8 | 61 students
    0.4 miles
    215 Ridgeway Avenue
    Oakland, CA 94611
  • Oakland
    Grades: PK-8 | 242 students
    0.5 miles
    4238 Howe St
    Oakland, CA 94611
  • Oakland
    Grades: K-8 | 232 students
    0.6 miles
    1630 10th Street / 675 41st Street
    Oakland, CA 94607
    (510)832-1757 / 5106522220
  • Oakland
    Grades: K-9 | 215 students
    0.6 miles
    675 41st St
    Oakland, CA 94609
  • Oakland
    Grades: PK-K | 78 students
    0.9 miles
    5610 Broadway
    Oakland, CA 94618

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