Tara Redwood School

5810 Prescott Rd,
Soquel, CA, 95073
Tel: (831)462-9632
Tara Redwood School provides a curriculum and environment that nurtures the innate positive qualities within each child.
The school strives to stimulate an intense interest in and joy of learning and an opportunity for each child to fully explore their particular area of interest.
We provide a program that addresses not only our students' various talents but, just as importantly, their emotional and inner development.
Our school strives to develop the 'whole child:' mental, physical and spiritual.
The approach we use is an integration of Montessori and Essential Education.
Tara Redwood School provides a curriculum and environment that nurtures the innate positive qualities within each child.
The school strives to stimulate an intense interest in and joy of learning and an opportunity for each child to fully explore their particular area of interest.
We provide a program that addresses not only our students' various talents but, just as importantly, their emotional and inner development.
Our school strives to develop the 'whole child:' mental, physical and spiritual.
The approach we use is an integration of Montessori and Essential Education.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
Religious Affiliation Other
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 3

Student Body

Total Students 31 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 6%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Tara Redwood School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Merit Academy (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Santa Cruz Montessori School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Santa Cruz Montessori School (1.4 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  |Preschools Preschools  |Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Aptos Santa Cruz Montessori School
    Montessori School
    6230 Soquel Drive
    Aptos , CA , 95003
    (831)476-1646
    Montessori School
    1.4  mi  |  280  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Soquel Merit Academy    
    Alternative School
    2392 North Rodeo Gulch Road
    Soquel , CA , 95073
    (831)462-5655
    Alternative School
    1.6  mi  |  24  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Aptos Twin Lakes Christian School
    (Christian)
    2701 Cabrillo College Drive
    Aptos , CA , 95003
    (831)465-3301
    (Christian)
    1.8  mi  |  236  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Santa Cruz Good Shepherd Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2727 Mattison Ln
    Santa Cruz , CA , 95065
    (831)476-4000
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.7  mi  |  216  students  |  Gr.  NS-8
  • Aptos Orchard School    
    Alternative School
    2408 Trout Gulch Rd
    Aptos , CA , 95003
    (831)688-1074
    Alternative School
    2.8  mi  |  46  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
7 Ways to Improve Your Math Scores
7 Ways to Improve Your Math Scores
Add things up and you'll quickly find the answer- math is crucial both in academics and the real world. By following these strategies and following personal training programs, students can uncover their weaknesses and conquer math.
Why Did You Select That School?
"Because I heard it is a good school." That may well be, but there are some other factors in the private school selection process we need to consider.
Elements of a Successful YouTube Channel
Running a small to medium sized private school? Can't afford marketing staff and expensive marketing programs? Read on.
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Santa Cruz County, CA is $8,802 for elementary schools and $20,529 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Santa Cruz County, CA is 79% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).